During a night of sleeplessness presley told alden i m going to the bathroom to read. Movie star james dean said they ve got to see us just before slamming his porsche into another car.
The grisly thought about a deathbed might be quite unnerving for anyone but not for these famous people.
Famous last words before death quotes. Chronological list of last words. This list documents some famous last words and quotes. If a person is murdered or dies suddenly their final words help show exactly what they were thinking and feeling as they passed.
Others are spontaneous and witty. 154 quotes have been tagged as last words. This is a compilation of 30 quotes uttered by mainly important or scene stealing supporting characters before.
It s fitting that his last words were a prediction and an accurate one at that. Don t miss these unforgettable last words that ll make you think. Dying words are a very special form of quotation.
In rising chronological order with death date specified. Famous last words are often impromptu sayings spoken by the dying person for the first and of course last time on their deathbed. Jack daniel 1846 1911 one last drink please.
In her 2014 memoir ginger alden revealed then fiance elvis presley s final words before his death in 1977. But i will never know hers john green looking for alaska. If relevant also the context of the words or the circumstances of death are specified.
You can t help but feel that some of the last quotes by famous people on this list encapsulate their personas. Some are rehearsed and contrived. If there is controversy or uncertainty concerning a person s last words this is described in footnotes.
It has long been common practice to document the final words of our loved ones. Knowing the last words that someone spoke can sometimes throw light on their character or on the circumstances in which they died. A great screen character doesn t necessarily need a great entrance but the exit must leave an indelible impact on the viewer s mind and if by any chance of lack of the character dies the chances are high that his or her last words shall never be forgotten by collective memories.
51 famous people s famous last words that are eerily impacting you can t change your past but you can cleanse your memories ari grieves the loss of her sister deeply yet she resists visiting the island resort where traumatic memories are repressed. I know so many last words.