Last Words of Saints and Sinners: 700 Final Quotes from the Famous, the Infamous, and the Inspiring Figures of History
The last words of the dying have fascinated readers throughout history. They reveal the fears, hopes, courage, and legacies of both the famous and not-so-famous. This collection of seven hundred quotes includes the last words of commoners, atheists, poets, and politicians along with noted Christians and martyrs. Excellent for casual reading and as a ready reference source for the pastor or public speaker.
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Some there are of men Deny thee quite — There is no death ' they say ; But ever with veild aspects com'st thou still . " As soon as we leave the cradle we ...
... me : ' I arrest thee and warn thee to make ready , and that thou fail not to be ready in any hour when thou be called on , thou shalt not know when .
I cannot call thee father . " Benny Hawkins was a small boy bitten by a dog who , as he died of hydrophobia , said to his father , " Sit down , papa .
everlasting tabernacles , that by my going out , there may be an entering in unto thee of many that are akin to me , and that they may rest in thy majesty .
There is yet hope of salvation for thee ; I will stand for thee before the Lord Christ . If need be I will gladly die for thee , as He died for us .
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Good book, with some interesting and insightful quotes. It also has references to the Bible and gives a good glimpse into the assurance we have through our Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ, as well as tying that assurance to the last words of both saints AND sinners. Read full review