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Epitaphs

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  1. Fly Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore."

    Edgar Allan Poe

  2. Here lies one of the most intelligent animals who ever appeared on the face of the earth.

    Benito Mussolini

  3. Never Born, Never Died-Only visited this planet Earth between December 11, 1931 and January 19, 1990.

    Osho Rajneesh

  4. I lie somewhere over here.

    Werner Heisenberg, as in Uncertainty Principle.

  5. The Best is yet to come.

    Frank Sinatra

  6. That's all folks!

    Mel Blanc

  7. Good friend, for Jesus' sake forbear, To dig the dust enclosed here. Blest be the man that spares these stones, And cursed be he that moves my bones.

    William Shakespeare

  8. "HERE LIES ONE - WHOSE NAME WAS WRIT IN WATER" - FEB 24 1821

    John Keats

  9. Finally I am becoming stupider no more.

    Paul Erdos

  10. She did it the hard way.

    Bette Davis

  11. Even amidst fierce flames the golden lotus can be planted.

    Sylvia Plath

  12. Nature, and nature's laws, lay hid in night, God said, let ___ be! And all was light.

    From the grave of Newton, a poem from Alexander Pope

  13. I hope for nothing. I fear nothing. I am free.

    Nikos Kazantzakis

  14. Workers of all lands, unite. The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point however is to change it.

    Karl Marx

  15. Here lie the ashes of ___ ___ (1893-1967) Humorist, writer, critic, defender of human and civil rights. For her epitaph she suggested "Excuse My Dust." This memorial garden is dedicated to her noble spirit which celebrated the oneness of humankind, and to the bonds of everlasting friendship between black and Jewish people.

    Dorothy Parker

  16. ___ has sailed into his rest; Savage indignation there Cannot lacerate his breast. Imitate him if you dare, World-besotted traveler; he Served human liberty.

    By and for Jonathan Swift, translated from Latin by W. B. Yeats

  17. Cast a cold eye - On life, on death - Horseman, pass by!

    W. B. Yeats