1 There's no such thing as a free lunch
2 Between the Devil and the deep blue sea
3 Hit for six
4 Eeny, meeny, miny, mo
5 Spring forward, fall back
6 Mind your Ps and Qs
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When it comes to memorable quotations, many prominent people save the best until last.
See our list of Famous Last Words to find out who said what before they bit the dust.
Also, a special form of last words - notable suicide notes.