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The truth is out there... and so are the last words of the people in its episodes, films, and comics.

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     Season 1 
  • "The presentation didn't go so well, call me, I love you, bye." Mr. Usher
  • "Honey, would you mind holding the light for a sec-AAAAAAH!" Paul
  • "Go run the bath." Attempted male killer of Lauren Kyte
  • "Oh, man." Agent Jerry Lamana
  • "Brad... why?" The Central Operating System (C.O.S.). It's repaired by the end of the episode, though
  • "We're not who we are. We're not who we are. It goes no further than this. It stops right here, right now." John Richter
  • "All right. Give me the damn jar." "Bear"
  • "Change the reentry trajectory to 35 degrees." Colonel Marcus Aurelius Belt
  • "Hello?" Deputy Jason Wright
  • "I'll correct that mistake." Sally Kendrick/"Eve 7", referring to the twins she made that poisoned her
  • "Before supper." British Minister of Parliament Reggie Ellicott, responding to his wife about his return home
  • "Good night, Starbuck. How's work? Good? All right." Bill Scully
  • "You come for some unfinished business. You want your father's message. Not now. Be there tonight. My witness. When they got me in that chair, and they open up that shield, you get your message." Luther Lee Boggs
  • "Hey, I ... I don't even know your name." Man who suffers Death by Sex because of Marty
  • "Dupre! Drop the gun! FBI! Drop the gun, NOW!" Agent Jack Willis
  • "Dupre?" Tommy Phillips
  • "We can get away with this." Lula Phillips
  • "You remember that light I talked about? It's beautiful. There's nothing to be afraid of." Warren Dupre
  • "Yeah? So?" Agent Reggie Purdue
  • "How about it, Mulder? Just like old times, huh? Huh?!" John Barnett, daring Mulder to shoot him.
  • "Margaret Hohman." Margaret Hohman responding to Vance asking for her name, moments before her death
  • "He was here, Reverend. Right in this room. And he forgave me." Leonard Vance
  • "I thought my boy Lyle was... look, nobody - nobody - was more shocked and upset than I was to find out it was that young Indian boy, but if he was the one that was killing our cattle, I'm very, very sorry that we had to find out about it that way, but as far as I'm concerned, that's the end of it." Jim Parker
  • "No. I'll be all right." Lyle Parker
  • "We gotta keep moving." Perkins
  • "We’re not going to make it. We’re not going..." Dyer
  • "Alright, you monkey wrenchers! Come on out now! I know what you’re up to!" Steve Humphreys
  • "When you talk about shooting yourself in the foot..." Doug Spinney
  • "I like art." Eugene Victor Tooms
  • "Eugene? Are you alright?" Dr. Aaron Monte
  • "Bishop. Michelle Bishop. And where do you live, Michelle? Here in Buffalo?" Detective Rudy Barbala
  • "Hey! Hey! Open the door! For God's sake! Help me!" Felder
  • "Roland! Are you listening?" Dr. Surnow
  • "Let's just say Roland isn't exactly a rocket scientist." Dr. Keats
  • "Trust... no... one." Deep Throat

     Season 2 

     Season 3 
  • "Okay, I'll see you then." Melissa Scully
  • "I'm wasting my time." Jack Hammond
  • "Hey... that's not the way it's supposed to happen..." Puppet
  • "My neighbor, Mrs. Lu, passed away last night. Please see that the remains of her remains are taken care of. Would you like a dog? He is paper-trained and well-behaved regardless of his actions last night, which you can't really blame him for." Clyde Bruckman, written as a suicide note
  • "Yeah. I've been here eleven years, fifty-six days, and now you're gonna murder me. The Lord says, "Thou shalt be merciful and just." I know no mercy. Allah says, "The spirit shall rise again and be reborn into this life. The soul shall be recast, born unto the new flesh." I will return to avenge all the petty tyranny and the cruelty I have suffered. I will be recast, reincarnated — a reunion of spirit and flesh. Mark my words: five men will die. Five men will go down! This will be my justice! This will be my law! This will be my capital punishment! And no stay of execution will be granted, for there is no witness, no evidence to be admitted, no lawyer who desires to perform his job! These men will die righteous dea—" Napoleon "Neech" Manley
  • "I can tell you what I know: Neech's list got one man left to die." John Speranza
  • "She's cold... she's cold and wet..." Lucy Householder
  • "Nobody's going to spoil us." Carl Wade
  • "Why you arrogant little—" "Dr. Bugger"
  • "You are one of them!" Dr. Jeff Eckerle

     Season 4 
  • "SRSG." X, writing this in his own blood.
  • "Andy, what is it?" Barbara Taylor
  • "Hide. Under the bed. I'm going for the gun." Sheriff Andy Taylor
  • "I'm going in." Deputy Barney Paster
  • "No, I think what it means is that I don't have much time left." Gerry Schnauz
  • "I have one left. How are you going to find her without me? How sure are you it's not Samantha? Huh? How do you know?" John Lee Roche
  • "I'm sorry, but you've got something I need." Leonard Betts
  • "Just do it for me, Eddie! Do it!" "Betty"
  • "Teager, Nathaniel J. Segeant: Green Beret detachment B-1-1. Service number: 82278. Date of birth: March 7, 1952. Teager, Nathaniel J"... Nathaniel J. Teager
  • "It's better that we never were." Future Jason Nichols
  • "What is this, Babcock?" Arlinsky

     Season 5 
  • "No... Stop now... stop..." Robert Patrick Modell
  • "Karin's dead." Karin Matthews
  • "I want to play. I want to play. I want to play. I want to play. I want to play. I want to play. I—" Possessed Chinga doll
  • "Upload." Esther Nairn, although the end of the episode leaves this ambiguous

     Season 6 
  • "Mr. Mulder, could you go a little faster, please? Just a little more is all I need. Just a little bit faster." Patrick Crump
  • "I just wanted what everyone wants." Wayne Weinsider
  • "They locked the doors. You forgot to lock the front door." Fox Mulder, first timeline
  • "NOOOOOOOO!!!" Dana Scully, first timeline
  • "Yeah, it does." Bernard Oates, first timeline
  • "NO!" Fox Mulder, second timeline
  • "Bernard, she's not dead. You're not a murderer yet." Dana Scully, second timeline
  • "You tripped the alarm." Bernard Oates, second timeline
  • "He's got a bomb, he's got a bomb, he's got a bomb, he's got a bomb..." Fox Mulder, final timeline. He recovers.
  • "HEY, HEY! Get your hands out where I can see 'em! Do it! Do it now!" Bernard Oates, final timeline
  • "This never happened before." Pam, final timeline
  • "Wow..." Josh "Ex" Exley
  • "You're not Dr. Sandoz." Dr. Merkmallen

     Season 7 
  • "Hey in there! Guy?" Donald Pankow
  • "Oh, brother. What?" Steve Kiziak
  • "Rob? You looking for these? Deal's off, buddy. You know that guy you iced, Pankow? I just heard he didn't have a brain in his head. You're one sick little freak, man. Got a lot of problems. If I were the FBI, I'd want you real bad — Public Enemy Number One and all that. Lots of reward money. So I'm gonna turn you in myself, lucky boy. Derwood Spinks
  • "I can't be something I'm not." Robbie "Rob" Roberts
  • "All I ever wanted was for you to be my friend, Tony. You stuck a knife in my back. Now I'm gonna mess you up." Max Harden
  • "I'm sorry, Tony. I can't go back." Chastity Raines
  • "Now be good, and don't cause me any problems." Donnie Pfaster
  • "Fox, it's your mother. I'd hoped you'd call upon your return, but I haven't heard from you. I'm sure you're busy. There are so many emotions in me, I wouldn't know where to much that I've left unsaid for reasons I hope one day you'll understand." Teena Mulder
  • "Oh...well hello, ladies! Here comes Anson. That's right...c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, c'mon, change, change! All right...oh, here we go. Need a little roadside assistance, do ya? Well, not to worry. Here comes Anson...AUUGGHH!!! Anson Stokes, first death
  • "What did you do to me? What did you DO to me?! I can't feel my heart. I—I can't feel my blood. I am yellow! I'm cold. I'm cold...I'm cold...I'm cold...I'm cold..." Anson Stokes, second death
  • "Wait, I got it: legs!" Leslie Stokes
  • "Ray? Oh my God." Detective Miles

     Season 8 
  • "What the hell? What the hell is that?" George
  • "George?" Tahoma
  • "God!" Detective Yale Abbott
  • "No." Ernie Stefaniuk
  • "Mom, you're not watching! Mom!" Billy Underwood
  • "It's not enough! He can get to me! He—" Carlton Chase
  • "You know what you gotta do." Dwight Cooper, before his brother kills him.
  • "It's going to take more bullets than you can ever fire to win this game. But one bullet, and I can give you a thousand lives. Shoot Mulder." Alex Krycek, before being shot and killed by Walter Skinner.

     Season 9 
  • "What the hell are you doing? Let go! You're going to kill us!" Carl Wormus
  • "You didn't trust me." Shannon McMahon
  • "Erwin, what are you doing? Erwin, what are you doing? Erwin, no—" Miriam Lukesh
  • "You ruined everything, you bitch. You made made me do this. Shut up. Shut up. But you know what? This time, I get to bleed you slow. Erwin Lukesh
  • "Buddy, you fight the good fight. Both of you. Never give up." Together, these are the combine last words of The Lone Gunmen. But not really.
  • "Shoot me, Agent Doggett. If you think it will make a difference this time." Knowle Rohrer
  • "My power comes from telling you — seeing your powerlessness hearing it. They wanted to kill you, Fox. I protected you all these years, waiting for this moment. To see you broken. Afraid. Now you can die." Cigarette-Smoking Man

     The X-Files: Fight the Future 
  • "What the-" Stevie
  • "Did you hear what I said? Get out." Darius Michaud
  • "What are you doing? What are you doing?! Oh God." Ben Bronschweig
  • "Find Agent Scully. Only then will you realize the scope and grandeur of the project. Go. Go now." Well-Manicured Man, performing a Heel–Face Turn

     The X-Files: I Want to Believe 
  • "I saw him." Dakota Whitney

     The X-Files (Topps Comics) 
  • "You stupid, hairy ape! You killed my dog!" Agent John Waltham
  • "Yes!" Jim Spencer
  • "Here I am! Here! I have come for you!" Welfft Gunthers
  • "Oh, shi--" David


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