Who knows anything about death? Nobody. After millennia of thinking about it, not even the greatest minds have come any closer to answering the perennial question of “What happens next?” that so chills the soul. Why bother about it? Why not use our consciousness of the awesome and sometimes dreadful mystery of mortality to drink every drop from the goblet of life while it is still in our hands.
– I think I found this in the book Horses and Zen