He would stab his best friend for the sake of writing an epigram on his tombstone.
— Oscar Wilde

Even a tombstone says good things about a fellow who's down.
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I don’t want my life to be defined by what is etched on a tombstone. I want it to be defined in what is etched in the lives and hearts of those I’ve touched.
— Steve Maraboli

I used to want the words "She tried" on my tombstone. Now I want "She did it."
— Katherine Dunham

That would be a good thing for them to cut on my tombstone: Wherever she went, including here, it was against her better judgment.
— tombstone quotation by Dorothy Parker