Re: Famous Atheist's Last Words
I suspect that most famous last words are apocryphal. I would prefer to believe that Voltaire's last words were (when supposedly asked to forswear the Devil):
The most believable of the FLW are those of Henry James:
This is no time to make new enemies.
But even here one suspects some editorial work.
Here it is at last, the distinguished thing.
"The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich and the poor alike to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread." Anatole France