I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life. To put to rout all that was not life, And not, when I had come to die, Discover that I had not lived.
“You have my word, we will honor his name and the character of ‘Alan Parrish’ will stand alone and be forever immortalized in the world of JUMANJI in an earnest and cool way. I have an idea of what to do and I think his family will be proud.”
The best way to honor [Robin] Williams may be to drag depression out of the closet and place it center stage.
Sandy Banks writes that, in the wake of Robin Williams’ death, it's time to shine a light on suicide and banish the shame. “Instead of saying ‘Are you OK?’ to a friend who seems hopeless or depressed,” she writes, “we ought to ask directly, 'Have you felt so bad you wanted to die? Have you thought about taking your life?’”
So today I saw Aladdin on Broadway. During a friend like me James Monroe Iglehart yelled out “This ones for you Robin!” And at the end of the musical James gave a small speech talking about how Robin Williams inspired him and then proceeded to lead the audience in a sing along to a friend like me in his honor.It was such a beautiful way to honor Robin Williams!