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Famous Last Words

Last posted Apr 12, 2013 at 02:07AM EDT. Added Mar 13, 2013 at 09:10AM EDT
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There was an American general whose name I forgot but he was so confident he made the smart decision to stand in the line of fire and he said this
‘Stop hiding! They couldn’t hit us if we were elepha-’

Predictably, he got shot.

eloquent atheist wrote:

There was an American general whose name I forgot but he was so confident he made the smart decision to stand in the line of fire and he said this
‘Stop hiding! They couldn’t hit us if we were elepha-’

Predictably, he got shot.

Actually, he said it Twice.
The second time, he got shot.

“And do you think I, then, am taking pleasure in my bath?”- Montezuma, Last Emperor of the Aztecs

In response to Cortes demands of meso-american riches, these words are interpreted in many different ways though.

Chokesmurf wrote:

“…………….”

-Hellen Keller

“Determined to communicate with others as conventionally as possible, Keller learned to speak, and spent much of her life giving speeches and lectures.” – Wikipedia

ur doin it wrong

My personal favorite.
“I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.”

Last edited Mar 25, 2013 at 06:56PM EDT

I am about to -- or I am going to -- die: either expression is correct.
Said by: Dominique Bouhours, famous French grammarian

Dammit…Don’t you dare ask God to help me.
Said by: Joan Crawford to her housekeeper who began to pray aloud.

Hurry up, you Hoosier bastard, I could kill ten men while you’re fooling around!
Said by: Carl Panzram, serial killer, shortly before he was executed by hanging.

and the last one of my favorite

Now why did I do that?
Said by: General William Erskine, after he jumped from a window in Lisbon, Portugal in 1813.

Last edited Apr 02, 2013 at 11:54AM EDT
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