Famous Last Words from Antiquity

Having created a list of Famous Last Words from the Middle Ages, we decided not to leave the ancient world out! Here are fifteen famous last words from the ancient Greek and Roman worlds:

This list is from the book Last Words: A Dictionary of Deathbed Quotations, by C. Bernard Ruffin (1995).

See also:

20 Great Quotes from Ancient Greece

Top 10 Best Insults from Ancient Rome

Top 10 Strangest Deaths of Roman Emperors

Death of Caesar by Vincenzo Camuccini.

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