77+ Best Robin Williams Quotes

Most famous lines from Robin Williams will make you think about life, love, friendship and happiness.

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Famous Robin Williams Quotes

I think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy. Because they know what it feels like to feel absolutely worthless, and they don’t want anybody else to feel like that. Robin Williams

I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is end up with people that make you feel all alone. Robin Williams

Stop being afraid of getting older. With age comes wisdom and confidence. Robin Williams

No matter what people tells you, words and ideas can change the world. Robin Williams, Dead Poets Society

Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always. Robin Williams

Imagining something is better than remembering something. Robin Williams

You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll win, no matter what the outcome. Robin Williams, Patch Adams

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You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it. Robin Williams

Our job is improving the quality of life, not just delaying death. Robin Williams, Patch Adams

Real loss is only possible when you love something more than you love yourself. Robin Williams

If heaven exists, to know that there’s laughs, that would be a great thing. Robin Williams

Boys, you must strive to find your own voice, because the longer you wait to begin the less likely you are to find it at all. Robin Williams

I always thought the idea of education was to learn to think for yourself. Robin Williams, Dead Poets Society

The things we fear the most have already happened to us. Robin Williams

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Politically, I don’t care what party you’re from, offer a point of view and let’s see what happens and really debate the issues rather than use personal attacks. Really talk about it, talk about immigration, talk about education, talk about pollution. Robin Williams

I do believe in love; it’s wonderful especially love third time around, it’s even more precious; it’s kind of amazing. Robin Williams

The dramas for me allow me to explore more behavioral, deeper psychological things. But the comedies obviously allow me to explore the idea of really working off other people. I’m having more fun doing that. Robin Williams

There are no rules. Just follow your heart. Robin Williams

Do you think God gets stoned? I think so look at the platypus. Robin Williams

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The idea of being a character who is kind of isolated, I can relate to that. Robin Williams

Death to blink for an exceptionally long period of time. Robin Williams

You will have bad times, but they will always wake you up to the stuff you weren’t paying attention to. Robin Williams, Good Will Hunting

A human life is just a heartbeat in heaven. Robin Williams, What Dreams May Come

When in doubt, go for the dick joke. Robin Williams

You know the difference between a tornado and divorce in the South? Nothing! Someone’s losing a trailer, number one. Robin Williams

Lance Armstrong pushes the envelope in terms of the human experience. You can have a personal best, you can push your own envelope. For Lance, the person pushing him is him. The only person he’s competing with, I think, is himself. To push that limit to the next step. There’s a lot to learn from him. Lots. Robin Williams

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Spring is nature‘s way of saying, Let’s party! Robin Williams

With mountain biking, it’s always that constant thing, negotiating singletrack, which I like, but for a road ride that rhythm is really Buddhist. When you get a good pedal stoke, it’s that thing of everything works. Robin Williams

In America, they really do mythologize people when they die. Robin Williams

Friends come in all sizes, take it from me! Golly gee, size doesn’t matter, when you want some friendly patter from a pal who is true. Robin Williams

I don’t do well with snakes and I can’t dance. Robin Williams

One day when I relapsed I walked into a store and saw a little bottle of Jack Daniel’s. And then that voice I call it the ‘lower power’ goes, ‘Hey. Just a taste. Just one.’ I drank it, and there was that brief moment of ‘Oh, I’m okay!’ But it escalated so quickly. Within a week I was buying so many bottles I sounded like a wind chime walking down the street. Robin Williams

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Good people end up in Hell because they can’t forgive themselves. Robin Williams

I basically started performing for my mother, going, ‘Love me!’ What drives you to perform is the need for that primal connection. When I was little, my mother was funny with me, and I started to be charming and funny for her, and I learned that by being entertaining, you make a connection with another person. Robin Williams

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

What’s right is what’s left if you do everything else wrong. Robin Williams

Nobody takes a picture of something they want to forget. Robin Williams

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Some are born great. Some achieve greatness. Some get it as a graduation gift. Robin Williams

Inspirational Robin Williams Quotes

Seize the day. Because, believe it or not, each and every one of us in this room is one day going to stop breathing. Robin Williams, Dead Poets Society

You have this idea that you’d better keep working otherwise people will forget. And that was dangerous. And then you realize, no, actually if you take a break people might be more interested in you. Robin Williams

Ah, yes, divorce from the Latin word meaning to rip out a man’s genitals through his wallet. Robin Williams

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. Robin Williams

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Self reliance is the key to a vigorous life. A man must look inward to find his own answers. Robin Williams

The human spirit is more powerful than any drug, and that is what needs to be nourished with work, play, friendship, family. These are the things that matter. Robin Williams

There is still a lot to learn and there is always great stuff out there. Even mistakes can be wonderful. Robin Williams

Sometimes you can have a whole lifetime in a day and never notice that this is as beautiful as it gets. Robin Williams

I’m a very tolerant man, except when it comes to holding a grudge. Robin Williams

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Change is not popular; we are creatures of habits as human beings. ‘I want it to be the way it was.’ But if you continue the way it was there will be no ‘is. Robin Williams

Sometimes, over things that I did, movies that didn’t turn out very well you go, ‘Why did you do that?’ But in the end, I can’t regret them because I met amazing people. There was always something that was worth it. Robin Williams

You don’t know about real loss because it only occurs when you’ve loved something more than you love yourself. Robin Williams, Good Will Hunting

There is no shame in failing. The only shame is not giving things your best shot. Robin Williams

When you have a great audience, you can just keep going and finding new things. Robin Williams

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There are three things in this world that you need respect for all kinds of life, a nice bowel movement on a regular basis, and a navy blazer. Robin Williams

My children give me a great sense of wonder. Just to see them develop into these extraordinary human beings. Robin Williams

Being in the same room with people and creating something together is a good thing. Robin Williams

On stage you’re free. You can say and do things that if you said and did any place else, you’d be arrested. Robin Williams

I try to make sense of things. Which is why, I guess, I believe in destiny. There must be a reason that I am as I am. There must be. Robin Williams, Bicentennial Man

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Age makes you more confident. When you realize that it’s time now to just do things. When there’s not the pressure to perform on some level of expectations, there’s more to just explore. Robin Williams

You know what music is? God’s little reminder that there’s something else besides us in this universe; harmonic connection between all living beings, everywhere even the stars. Robin Williams, August Rush

Sometimes you got to specifically go out of your way to get into trouble. It’s called fun. Robin Williams

I do believe in love. It’s wonderful, especially love third time around; it’s even more precious. Robin Williams

Terrible wars have been fought where millions have died for one idea–freedom. And it seems that something that means so much to so many people would be worth having. Robin Williams, Bicentennial Man

Divorce is expensive. I used to joke they were going to call it ‘all the money’ but they changed it to alimony. Robin Williams

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Most of all, I want to thank my father, up there, the man who when I said I wanted to be an actor, he said, Wonderful. Just have a backup profession like welding. Robin Williams

If it’s the Psychic Network, why do they need a phone number? Robin Williams

Don’t associate yourself with toxic people. It’s better to be alone and love yourself than surrounded by people that make you hate yourself. Robin Williams

It’s hard when you read an article saying bad things about you. It is as if someone is sticking a knife on your heart. But I am the harshest critic of my work. Robin Williams

Comedy can be a cathartic way to deal with personal trauma. Robin Williams

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The world is open for play, everything and everybody is mockable in a wonderful way. Robin Williams

There’s a world out there. Open a window, and it’s there. Robin Williams

Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they’ve got nothing to lose. Robin Williams

The only weapon we have is the comedy. Robin Williams

I love kids, but they are a tough audience. Robin Williams

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The truth is, if anything, I’m probably addicted to laughter. Robin Williams

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

We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race and the human race is filled with passion and medicine, law, business, engineering. These are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for. Robin Williams