1 Best bib and tucker
2 Nosy parker
3 There but for the grace of God, go I
4 The great unwashed
5 It's better to give than to receive
6 Fifth column
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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.