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Death Bed Quotes

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On his death bed, the German poet Heinrich Heine said this, and then no more: "God will pardon me...It's his job..." When Thomas Hooker lay dying, a friend said, "Brother, are you going to receive the reward of your labors." He humbly replied, "Brother, I am going to receive mercy." "Last words are for fools who haven't said enough." (Karl Marx, to his housekeeper when she asked if he had a final message.)