Chief Dan George, 7/24/1899 - 8/23/1981, was a chief of the Tsleil-Waufuth Nation located on Burrard Inlet in North Vancouver B.C. Canada. He was also an author, poet and an Academy Award nominated actor. In 1960 at the age of 60 he landed his first acting job. At 71, he won several awards for his role in "Little Big Man" and them acted in many other films like "The Outlaw Josey Wales".
May silence make you strong! What a classy way to stay strong from within.... I can't be broken because I won't let you break me but I'm the only one who needs to know this truth from within. Broken people can't break those of us who are whole. #Epiphany
'May the stars carry your sadness away, may the flowers fill your heart with beauty, may hope forever wipe-away your tears and above all, may silence make you strong' - Chief Dan George #Native American Indian.
Chief Dan George (July 24, 1899–September 23, 1981) was a chief of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, a Coast Salish band located on Burrard Inlet in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He was also an author, poet, and an Academy Award-nominated actor.