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Famous Last Words

12 Famous People Who Really Made The Most Out Of Their Last Words

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 05.30.2014 | Fifty

The deathbed can lead a person to mutter some pretty profound stuff -- or not. Here's a list of 13 alleged last words from 13 famous people. "I sho...

Killer's Last Words: Gaelic Curse, Eagles Song Reference And Benediction

AP | DENA POTTER | Posted 03.21.2013 | Crime

JARRATT, Va. -- He gave a nod and a wink before he sat down in the electric chair, then he uttered two statements as contradictory as the man himself:...

The 9 Most Badass Last Words Ever Uttered (VIDEO)

Cracked.com | Posted 03.11.2012 | Weird News

What will you say on your deathbed? Hopefully, you won't say, "I wish I had watched more television." On the other hand, you may want to take a ...

Artists' Famous Last Words

Posted 07.21.2014 | Arts

While great art lives forever, great artists don't. And aside all of the panic, pain and stress death brings, there is also the pressure to come out w...

The Last Words Of 25 Famous Dead Writers

Buzzfeed.com | Posted 11.21.2011 | Comedy

When you've dedicated your life to words, it's important to go out eloquently....

Famous Last Words: Writers' Final Words Before Death

Posted 10.09.2011 | Books

A writer's life revolves around always knowing what to say and how to say it. But in the face of death, you'd think fear, pain and pressure would trum...

'It's A Long Time Since I Drank Champagne'

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Terry Breverton selects some of literature's most memorable farewells, from Samuel Johnson to James Joyce...

Last Words Of The Executed

Robert K. Elder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Robert K. Elder

Sometimes we remember nothing more than someone's last words.