25 Epic Last Words By Famous People

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Ninety years of age at the time of his death, the great man said; “Oh, I am so bored with it all.”

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra

“I’m losing it.”



Edgar Allen Poe

Edgar Allen Poe

Found in great distress and wearing somebody else's clothes, Poe was not coherent long enough to explain why he was in such a bad way, or why he kept repeating the word "Reynolds", before his very last words were;

“Lord help my soul.”

Humphrey Bogart

Humphrey Bogart

“I should never have switched from Scotch to martinis."



Groucho Marx

Groucho Marx

"Well this is no way to live."

Jane Austin

Jane Austin

“I want nothing, but death.”



John Adams

John Adams

Not realizing that his political rival-cum-close friend had died earlier that day, Adams said "Thomas Jefferson still survives…."

Ethel Barrymore

Ethel Barrymore

“Is everybody happy? I want everybody to be happy. I know I’m happy.”



Emily Bronte

Emily Bronte

Speaking to her husband on her death bed, she said; “Oh, I am not going to die, am I? He will not separate us, we have been so happy!”

Bob Hope

Bob Hope

When his wife asked him where he would like to be buried, he simply said; “Surprise me.”



David Bowie

David Bowie

“Music has given me over 40 years of extraordinary experiences. I can’t say that life’s pains or more tragic episodes have been diminished because of it…It has been my doorway of perception and the house that I live in.”

Louis XIV of France

Louis XIV of France

"Why do you weep? Did you think I was immortal?"



Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

"The wallpaper and I are fighting a duel. One or the other of us has got to go."

James Dean

James Dean

"That guy's gotta stop…he'll see us."

Yep. He died in a car crash.



Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy

"A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP (Live Long And Prosper)."

Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

On her death bed with the end in sight, she said, poetically as always; “I must go in, for the fog is rising.”



Karl Marx

Karl Marx

"Go on, get out! Last words are for fools who haven't said enough!"

Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison

"It's very beautiful over there."



Bob Marley

Bob Marley

"Money can't buy life."

Walt Disney

Walt Disney

Walt is said to have written his last words on paper as opposed to verbalizing them.

He wrote; "Kurt Russell". Nobody knows why.



Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock

“One never knows the ending. One has to die to know exactly what happens after death, although Catholics have their hopes.”

Ryan Dunn

Ryan Dunn

"Stopping for a beer, be there when I can."

And we all know what happened next...



Johnny Ace

Johnny Ace

The blues singer was playing a game of Russian roulette when he said; "It's okay! Gun's not loaded… see?"

Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci

"I have offended God and mankind because my work did not reach the quality it should have."



Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker

“Oh, you young people act like old men! You’re no fun!”