Actor Paul Walker presents a creation from Colcci's 2013/2014 summer collection during Sao Paulo Fashion Week, March 21, 2013 - REUTERS/Filipe Carvalho – Compiled by Egypt Today
CAIRO – 30 November 2017: In honor of Paul Walker’s contribution to the film industry and his humanitarian work through his non-profit organization Reach Out WorldWide (ROWW), we have rounded up our favorite quotes by the "Fast and Furious" film franchise late leading actor.
“My philosophy is: If you cannot have fun, there is no sense in doing it.” - Paul Walker
Paul Walker attends the premiere of the film "Fast & Furious" in Los Angeles, March 12, 2009 - REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Paul William Walker IV was an actor and philanthropist who was internationally known for his portrayal of Brian O’Conner from the "Fast and Furious" film franchise. He tragically passed away at the age of 40 while filming the seventh installment of the saga, where his brother Cody Walker replaced him in the final scene using computer-generated imagery (CGI) technology.
The main song on the "Furious 7" soundtrack, “See you Again,” was dedicated to Walker and the song was nominated for Best Original Song at the 2015 Golden Globes.
”I do not care what it is in life: listen to your heart. If you do, no matter what, you win.” - Paul Walker
Paul Walker, Vin Diesel and Tyrese Gibson pose at the world premiere of "Fast Five" at the Cinepolis Lagoon theatre in Rio de Janeiro, April 15, 2011 - REUTERS/Sergio Almeida
He appeared in the National Geographic Channel series "Shark Men" (2010) as he was always interested in marine biology; in 2016, he became a board member of The Billfish Foundation.
"When you put good will out there it is amazing what can be accomplished." - Paul Walker, Reach Out WorldWide Founder
3. Paul Walker - Reach Out WorldWide - Fulfilling the unmet Need – Youtube screenshot
In 2010, Walker launched the nonprofit organization Reach Out WorldWide (ROWW) after he returned from Haiti with his relief team. ROWW responds to natural disasters globally, providing skilled personnel, and healthcare, as well as the much-needed equipment when such disasters strike. In the US, ROWW has their post-disaster teams ready to help all of those in need.
ROWW operates on the philosophy that by making a difference in just one person’s life, the world has been changed for the better.
By doing so, we strive to elevate Paul’s simple idea of helping others to create a lasting legacy he would be proud of and will be forever felt worldwide, according to the ROWW website.