When the Master of Abbotsford, Sir Walter Scott, lay dying, he called for his son-in-law and biographer, Lockhart, and said to him,
"Lockhart, my dear son, be a good man. Be virtuous, be religious, be a good man. Nothing else will give you any comfort when you come to lie here."
Pro 14:32 (CJB): “The wicked are brought down by their wrongdoing, but the righteous can be confident even at death.”
“Take care of your life and the Lord will take care of your death.” - George Whitefield.