1 If music be the food of love, play on
2 Absolute power corrupts absolutely
3 Piping hot
4 Someone is walking over my grave
5 Riding shotgun
6 That's all she wrote
The Phrase Thesaurus is a writers' resource that stimulates ideas for headlines, copy, song lyrics, fiction writing etc.
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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, just before they bit the dust.
Also, a special form of last words - notable suicide notes.