Me: "Ryan, I was reading on Kelly's blog the other day that the Jumbo of the Giri-Giri boys says that to really be successful in the mountains, he imagines his body lying broken in a ditch. What do you think?"
Ryan: "OK, I'm imagining his body lying broken in a ditch. Is it working?"
For background information on the Shi-Shi philosophy and the context of the original quote, visit Kelly's post on Jumbo.