xiii: “Do not go gentle into that good night,” Dylan Thomas, from The Poems of Dylan Thomas (New Directions, 1952).
3: “The first requirement of any society,” Joseph Campbell, The Mythic Dimension: Selected Essays 1958-1987.
6: “Because it does not know,” Ram Dass, Still Here: Embracing Aging, Changing, and Dying (Riverhead Books, 2000).
13: “Wholly unprepared, we embark,” Carl Jung, Modern Man in Search of a Soul (1933).
21: “The call rings up the curtain,” Joseph Campbell, The Hero with a Thousand Faces (Princeton University Press, 1949).
17: “Life can only be understood backwards,” Søren Kierkegaard, Philosophical Fragments.