Famous Last Words

19 Feb 2013

death7“HAY RAM”
Mahatma Gandhi

“Is it not meningitis?”
Louisa M. Alcott

“Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him.”
John Barrymore (Actor)

“Friends applaud, the comedy is over.”
Ludwig van Beethoven

“I should never have switched from Scotch to Martinis.”
Humphrey Bogart(Actor)

“Et tu, Brute?”
(“You too, Brutus?”)
Julius Gaius Caesar

“The earth is suffocating… Swear to make them cut me open, so that I won’t be buried alive.”
Frederic Chopin (Composer)

“I have tried so hard to do right.”
Steven Grover Cleveland (22nd and 24th US President)

“It was a great game.”
(After his last round of golf)
Harold Lillis “Bing” Crosby

“I am not the least afraid to die.”
Charles Darwin

“That guy’s got to stop… He’ll see us.”
(Before being killed in a car accident.)
James Dean

“My God. What’s happened?”
Diana, Princess of Wales

“… the fog is rising”
Emily Dickinson

“It’s very beautiful over there.”
(Upon gazing out of his bedroom window.)
Thomas Edison

“I’ve always loved my wife, my children, and my grandchildren, and I’ve always loved my country. I want to go. God, take me”
Dwight D. Eisenhower

“All my possessions for a moment of time.”
Queen Elizabeth I of England

“God damn the whole friggin’ world and everyone in it but you, Carlotta.”
W.C. Fields

“I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.”
Nathan Hale
(American Revolutionary)

“This is a mortal wound, doctor.”
Alexander Hamilton (US Founding Father)

“Leave the shower curtain on the inside of the tub.”
Conrad N. Hilton (Founder of the Hilton Hotel chain.)

“This is funny.”
John Henry (Doc) Holliday

“Hold the cross high so I may see it through the flames!”
Saint Joan of Arc

“Turn me. I am roasted on one side.”
Saint Lawrence (Roman Martyr)

“Go on, get out! Last words are for fools who haven’t said enough!”
(To his housekeeper, when asked if he wanted his last words recorded.)
Karl Marx

“Drink to me!”
Pablo Picasso

“Lord help my poor soul.”
Edgar Allan Poe

“I have a terrific headache.”
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (32nd US President)

“I’m going over the valley.”
Babe Ruth

“Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius. Will you remember to pay the debt?”

“Even in the valley of the shadow of death, two and two do not make six.”
Count Leo Tolstoy (Russian Writer)

“‘Tis well.”
General George Washington (First US President)

“Go away. I’m all right.”
Herbert George (H.G.) Wells (Famous Writer)

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