You will receive no epilogue, only an epitaph. You will not see the far-reaching fruits of your labors, you will not feel the ripples you’ve created in the timestream.

Death should not be feared, but should be met with a big grin and a full heart, knowing that you thoroughly earned an ending to your own life story.


Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a Ride!”

-Hunter S. Thompson