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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As soon as we leave the cradle we commence our funeral march to the grave . Old Bishop Hall in Epistles says , " Death borders upon our birth , and our ...
Let Me Die As The Leaves Die Let me die As the leaves die , Gladly . Clad in the golds and reds of triumph , They make the mountains a miracle And the ...
God , let me die As the leaves die , Gladly . Our end may be nearer than we realize . When it comes , let us not cringe before death as a tyrant .
Felicia Hemans , in The Hour of Death , views death from another angle — " Leaves have their time to fall , And flowers to wither at the north - wind's ...
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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