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Joe Mantegna, best known for his role as David Rossi in "Criminal Minds" will celebrate his 68th birthday on 13 November, 2015.Facebook

Joe Mantegna, best known for his role as David Rossi in "Criminal Minds", will celebrate his 68th birthday on (Friday) 13 November, 2015. Apart from "Criminal Minds", Mantegna also has box office hits such as "Three Amigos" (1986), "The Godfather Part III" (1990), "Forget Paris" (1995), and "Up Close & Personal" (1996) to his credit.

Well, even at 68, Joe shows no signs of slowing down. He was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce in 2014 and continues his journey with his most-loved character of FBI agent David Rossi on CBS' "Criminal Minds". In fact, the actor has even directed a few episodes of the current season 11.

On his birthday we decided to compile a list of some of the most motivational quotes ever said by David Rossi on "Criminal Minds".

"Scars remind us where we've been. They don't have to dictate where we're going."

"Life is a hell of a thing to happen to someone."

"People rarely think to lock a door that lies beyond another locked door."

"What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do."

"The sea has never been friendly to man. at most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness."

"There's no winning. There's just living, moving forward. And if you keep doing that, you will be alright."

"You don't need to do anything you don't want to. Understand?"

"We're going to listen to Tony on vinyl and drink 18-year-old scotch."

"Just be careful. That ego of yours is going to get you in trouble."

"People can't build without tools and tools are passed down to us by others."

"Somewhere along the line, I put myself first. I admit it, but I can't go back and change it."

"It could be that, after all of these years, I rewrote history."

"Time will pass and slowly you will find how much it hurts. And, maybe, you'll find something else to fill that empty space."

"He wanted the world to be as great as he knew that you would be."

To catch more of such awesome David Rossi bytes, catch the next episode on "Criminal Minds".

"Criminal Minds" season 11, episode 8, titled "Awake" will be aired on CBS on 18 November, 2015, 9pm.