1 Fend for yourself
2 As white as snow
3 Throw good money after bad
4 Beware the Ides of March
5 A watched pot never boils
6 I'll go to the foot of our stairs
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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.