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Famous Last Words Quotes

Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?

Author: Socrates

Profession: Greek Philosopher of Athens

What is the answer? [Silence] In that case, what is the question?

Author: Gertrude Stein (1874-1946)

Profession: American Author

Don't let it end like this. Tell them I said something. [Last words of Pancho Villa]

Author: Pancho Villa (1877-1923)

Profession: Mexican revolutionary

It is well, I die hard, but I am not afraid to go. [Dec. 14, 1977]

Author: George Washington (1732-1799)

Profession: First President of the USA

Go away...I'm alright.

Author: H.G. Wells (1866-1946)

Profession: British-born American Author

The best of it is, God is with us.

Author: John Wesley (1703-1791)

Profession: British Preacher, Founder of Methodism

And now, I am dying beyond my means. [Sipping champagne on his deathbed]

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit