Robin Williams

Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. After rising to fame as Mork in the sitcom Mork & Mindy (1978–82), he went on to establish a career in both stand-up comedy and feature film acting. He was known for his improvisational skills. After his film debut in the musical comedy Popeye (1980), he starred or co-starred in widely acclaimed films, including the comedy-drama The World According to Garp (1982), war comedy Good Morning, Vietnam (1987), dramas Dead Poets Society (1989) and Awakenings (1990), comedy-drama The Fisher King (1991), the animated musical-fantasy Aladdin (1992), drama Good Will Hunting (1997), and psychological thriller One Hour Photo (2002), as well as financial success... More


Robin Williams Quotes

Robin Williams #Business

Carpe per diem - seize the check.
Robin Williams #Change

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
Robin Williams #Family

When you look at Prince Charles, don't you think that someone in the Royal family knew someone in the Royal family?
Robin Williams #Funny

I'm sorry, if you were right, I'd agree with you.
Robin Williams #Funny

Why do they call it rush hour when nothing moves?
Robin Williams #Funny

If it's the Psychic Network why do they need a phone number?
Robin Williams #Nature

Spring is nature's way of saying, 'Let's party!'
Robin Williams #Business

Having George W. Bush giving a lecture on business ethics is like having a leper give you a facial, it just doesn't work!
Robin Williams #Women

I like my wine like my women - ready to pass out.
Robin Williams #Women

If women ran the world we wouldn't have wars, just intense negotiations every 28 days.