1 If wishes were horses, beggers would ride
2 Attack is the best form of defence
3 All that glitters is not gold
4 Without let or hindrance
5 Tooth and nail
6 Procrastination is the thief of time
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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.