Carrie Fisher, "Star Wars" actress and world-renowned best-selling author has passed away on Tuesday December 23, at the age of 60. Her daughter, Billie Catherine Lourd's publicist gave a full statement revealing that the icon passed away from a heart attack on a flight between London and Los Angeles.

“It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” reads the statement.

“She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly,” says Lourd, 24. “Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.”

Marked as Hollywood royalty, being the daughter of Debbie Reynolds and Eddie Fisher, Carrie transformed herself into one of the most icnoic actresses landing the role of Princess Leia in the mega franchise film series "Star Wars."

Carrie also made her mark in the publishing industry as she wrote many books that chronicled her battle with drug and alcohol addiction. 

One of Hollywood's most notable talents, Fisher was hailed by many. Here are some of her most popular quotes over the years.

"I'd just as soon kiss a Wookie."

"I love you." "I know."

"Why, you stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking Nerf herder." 

"I am not a committee!"

"Your friend is quite a mercenary. I wonder if he really cares about anything... or anybody."

"You came in that thing? You're braver than I thought." 

"What Is It They've Sent Us? Hope."

"You have your moments. Not many of them, but you do have them."

"Aren't you a little short for a stormtrooper?"

"Help me Obi-wan Kenobi, you're my only hope."

"You came in that thing? You're braver than I thought." 

"I'll be back."

"Will somebody get this big walking carpet out of my way?"

"You needn't worry about your reward. If money is all that you love, then that's what you'll receive! Your friend is quite a mercenary. I wonder if he really cares about anything...or anybody."

"Listen, I don't know who you are, or where you came from, but from now on, you do as I tell you. Okay?"

"The more you tighten your grip, Tarkin, the more star systems will slip through your fingers."

"He's my brother."

"When did that ever help? And don't say the Death Star." 

"You're a jittery little thing, aren't you?"

"Someone who loves you."