As we continue to celebrate the life of Robin Williams, we have compiled some of his best and most memorable quotations. His hilarious, kind and humble words showcase what a true showman he was. Constantly inspiring people through humor, we know these will be an ideal way to remember this great performer.
I started doing comedy because that was the only stage that I could find. It was the pure idea of being on stage. That was the only thing that interested me, along with learning the craft and working, and just being in productions with people.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
I left school and couldn’t find acting work, so I started going to clubs where you could do stand-up. I’ve always improvised, and stand-up was this great release. All of a sudden, it was just me and the audience.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.