Contributed by Greg Bryan on Nov 15, 2004
A person’s last words are significant. They can be a window, allowing us to look into a person’s heart. They can also be a measure that helps us evaluate their life. I want us to consider some famous last words. Not mine, but the last words of the
FAMOUS LAST WORDS
"I think there is a world market for maybe five computers."
--Thomas Watson, chairman of IBM, 1943.
"This ’telephone’ has too many shortcomings to be seriously considered as a means of communication. The device is inherently of no value to us."