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There is no such thing as bad publicity except your own obituary.

Brendan Behan

Biography is a very definite region bounded on the north by history, on the south by fiction, on the east by obituary, and on the west by tedium.

Philip Guedalla

I always wondered what hearing one's own obituary might sound like, and I sort of feel like I may have just heard part of it at least.

Spencer Abraham

The minute I read it, I was involved. I knew I would never be able to look myself in the mirror if one day I read the Daily News obituary page and Gail was on it.

Paul Wagner