“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!’”

 

“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!’”

Ayrton on the limit UK 1983 (2)

Picture: Ayrton Senna (possibly, no probably the greatest Grand Prix driver, ever) on the edge, the very limit (UK 1983)

“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

PPS:

Ayrton your sublime talents (and skill) lives on … as well as your spirit

Thanks for the memories

“just another fan”

from http://nzwriter.wordpress.com/tag/hunter-thompson-quote/
http://www.grandprixdriver.wordpress.com and
http://www.raceinthezone.wordpress.com

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2 thoughts on ““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!’”

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