Kevin Smith turns 42-years-old today. Let's take this moment to recall his thoughts on life, love, and loss -- the only words he spoke throughout all of Clerks.

Also be sure to check out our coverage on Smith's recent Comic Con panel, as well as his fascinating sit-down with fellow auteur Robert Rodriguez for his new show Spoilers. And for even more Kevin Smith, you can always grab our special Triple Feature, available on DVD and Blu-Ray from Amazon.