Movie Quote of the Day – Yankee Doodle Dandy, 1942 (dir. Michael Curtiz)
George M. Cohan: Mr. President, I’ve just begun to earn this medal. It’s quite a thing.
The President: Well, it’s the best material we could find, what with priorities and all.
George M. Cohan: Goodbye, sir. And I want you to know, I’m not the only one that’s grateful. My mother thanks you, my father thanks you, and my sister thanks you, and I assure you, I thank you.
Posted on July 17, 2011, in Movie Quote of the Day and tagged 1942, Edmund Joseph, Jack Young, James Cagney, Julius J. Epstein, Michael Curtiz, Philip G. Epstein, Robert Buckner, Yankee Doodle Dandy. Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.