Robin Williams
Robin Williams was found dead on Monday, Aug. 11. He was 63. Getty Images

Legendary comic Robin Williams was globally idolized for his hilarious deliveries and his incredible impressions. Unfortunately, the talented actor was found dead in his Tiburon, California, home from an apparent suicide Monday morning. According to reports, the Tiburon Sheriff's Office and the Tiburon Fire Department responded to a 911 distress call at approximately 11:55 a.m. Robin WIlliams was pronounced dead at 12: 02 p.m.

“Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss,” confirmed Robin William's publicist. “The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”

Authorities have determined that Robin Williams died from suicide. The cause of death was due to asphyxia. The "Good Will Hunting" actor has a difficult history with alcohol and cocaine abuse in the past, but has been allegedly sober for the past 20 years. His recent self-admission to rehab was due to issues with sobriety, reported sources. Robin Williams was 63-years-old.

We remember the genius of Robin Williams with the following quotes:

1. "See, the problem is that God gives men a brain and a penis, and only enough blood to run one at a time."

2. “Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.”

3. “Do you think God gets stoned? I think so . . . look at the platypus.”

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

5. “Reality is just a crutch for people who can't cope with drugs.”

6. “I'm sorry, if you were right, I'd agree with you.”

7. “Why do they call it rush hour when nothing moves?”

8. “After I quit drinking, I realized I am the same asshole I always was; I just have fewer dents in my car.”

9. “What's right is what's left if you do everything else wrong.”

10. “No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.”

11. “Death is nature's way of saying, "Your table's ready."

12. “Cocaine is God's way of saying you're making too much money.”

13. “People say satire is dead. It's not dead; it's alive and living in the White House.”

14. “When in doubt, go for the dick joke.”

15. “If you can remember the sixties, you weren't there.”

16. “It's a wonderful feeling when your father becomes not a god but a man to you- when he comes down from the mountain and you see he's this man with weaknesses. And you love him as this whole being, not as a figurehead.”

17. “Comedy is acting out optimism."

18. “But only in their dreams can men be truly free It was always thus and always thus will be.”

19. "You're only given a little spark of madness. If you lose that, you're nothing.” - Robin Williams

20. “The brightest light has gone out.”

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