Matt Damon turned 45 on October 8. The actor, writer, producer and screenwriter won an Academy Award--with Ben Affleck -- for the screenplay, Good Will Hunting when he was just 27. But Damon has managed to stay incredibly grounded.
These are days that require both large and small acts of courage, or the memorable things that make up the fabric of our lives and human spirit might be lost. The events of this year have reminded me that life is uncertain so I don't want to squander a single one.