The Question and Answer section for Me Before You is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
This is very much a thematic question. Check this out:
Will Traynor is a quadriplegic, who led a life full of excitement and adventure prior to his injury- he worked a high profile job in finance, and enjoyed travel and extreme sports. After being injured in a motorcycle accident he became a recluse...
I have not seen this movie. This is also asking for your opinion rather than mine.