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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.

NUMBER: 1125
AUTHOR: Mark Twain (1835–1910)
QUOTATION: Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
ATTRIBUTION: MARK TWAIN (Samuel L. Clemens), Pudd’nhead Wilson (vol. 14 of The Writings of Mark Twain), chapter 6, epigraph, p. 56 (1894, reprinted 1968).