Quantcast
Channel: Business Insider
Viewing all articles
Browse latest Browse all 55305

12 of the greatest ways famous people wanted to be remembered on their tombstone

0
0

Your epitaph — the text written on a headstone — is the last thing you can say to the world.

Sometimes it's a matter of getting your own account of your life out there. Richard Nixon, disgraced by Watergate, wanted to be remembered as a peacemaker.

Others, like F. Scott Fitzgerald or Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., highlight a favorite line from their major works.

Or you might just want your bones to be left alone, like William Shakespeare, who was buried with a curse.

Keep scrolling for the best in headstones.

Drake Baer contributed to an earlier version of this story.







See the rest of the story at Business Insider

Viewing all articles
Browse latest Browse all 55305

Latest Images

Trending Articles