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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... Claverhouse and Hitler who with an awakened conscience realize too late the terribleness of the crimes committed against God's dear children !
To His dear mother He called — " Woman , behold thy Son . " To John , His disciple , He exclaimed — " Behold thy Mother ! " To a closed Heaven He cried ...
At his end , memory failed him , so much so that his dear wife and his most intimate friends were unrecognized . Yet when asked , " Do you know Jesus ?
Many dear relatives , loved it may be as our own life , have slept the sleep of death . But though friends die , God liveth for ever .
A saintly soul , she used her last breath to whisper : " My dear Lord , help and keep Thy servant . " Thomas Goodwin ( 1600-1679 ) , was the famous Puritan ...
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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