Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Last Words -- Part Two


"All my possessions for one moment in time." - Elizabeth I

"I am about to take my last voyage; a great leap into the dark." - Thomas Hobbs (Atheist author of "Leviathan.")
 

"O God, have pity on my soul. O God, have pity on my soul." - Anne Boleyn

"Tie a rope round my body, pull me out of bed, and lay me in ashes, that I may die with repentant prayers to an offended God. O! I in vain wish for that time I lost with you and others in vain recreations." - Henry, Prince of Wales

"Nobody will ever know I existed. Nothing to leave behind me. Nothing to pass on. Nobody to mourn me. That's the bitterest blow of all." - Tony Hancock

"What an account I shall have to give to God! How I should like to live otherwise than I have lived." - Phillip III, King of France


"I am abandoned by God and man! I will give you half of what I am worth if you will give me six months' life. Then I shall go to hell; and you will go with me. O Christ! O Jesus Christ!" - Voltaire

"My God. What's happened?" - Diana Princess of Wales

"My fun days are over." - James Dean

"I commend my soul into the hands of God my Creator, hoping and assuredly believing, though the only merits of Jesus Christ my Savior, to be made partaker of life everlasting; and my body to the earth, whereof it was made." - William Skakespeare

"Into Thy hands I commend my spirit! Thou hast redeemed me, O God of truth." - Martin Luther

"Death is the great key that opens the place of Eternity." - John Milton

"I commit my soul to the mercy of God, through our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and I exhort my dear children humbly to try and guide themselves by the teaching of the New Testament. - Charles Dickens







Taken from "One Heartbeat Away" by Mark Cahill