Oprah Winfrey was confronted with a discriminatory view, when being told to be not fitted for television. Walt Disney, at an early stage of his career, was rejected as cartoonist in numerous publishing houses. Abraham Lincoln lost his wife, had a nervous breakdown, failed in business and lost eight elections but went on to become President of the United States. How we can also managed the hercules task to perceive of failures as opportunities of rethinking, reflecting and widening our view.
Ab heute ist in den deutschen Kinos die Geschichte der letzten vier Monate des 16. Präsidenten der USA zu sehen: Abraham Lincoln. Schon im Vorfeld erhielt der Film von Steven Spielberg das Prädikat „besonders wertvoll“ und wurde für sieben Golden Globes und zwölf Oscars nominiert.