Money for old rope.
Give 'em enough rope.
I'm at the end of my rope.
As much use as throwing a drowning man both ends of the rope.
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Once bitten by a snake, you feel suspicious even when you see a piece of rope.
Some ropey quotes!
This old rope is hanging out of the loft space in our stores at work.