As celebrities and fans of actor and comedian Robin Williams learn more details about his death on the evening of August 11th, they are taking to social media to mourn his loss, and share memories of how his talent touched their lives.
Here is our Tribute to yet another brilliant mind is no longer here to enlighten our world.
RIP Robin Williams.
Q. What do you believe is the key to life?
A. "Once again: family and friends. And a good pet.
For pure loyalty there is nothing like a pug." -Robin Williams via Reddit
President Obama was one of many offering condolences to the actor's family saying: "Williams arrived in our lives as an alien - but he ended up touching every element of the human spirit.
"He made us laugh. He made us cry. He gave his immeasurable talent freely and generously to those who needed it most - from our troops stationed abroad to the marginalised on our own streets."
In a statement, Williams' wife, Susan Schneider, said she was "utterly heartbroken".
"This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken," she said.
"On behalf of Robin's family, we are asking for privacy during our time of profound grief. As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin's death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions."
He may be gone but he'll never be forgotten. His wife Susan Schneider asked that he be remembered for the joy he brought to the world.
Thank you for leaving such an amazing legacy, I am sorry Mr. Williams that the world could not provide for you what you so graciously provided for the world.
Credit to BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-28761353