Sarah Michelle Gellar: “My Life Is A Better Place Because I Knew Robin Williams”

Posted Tuesday August 12, 2014 8:09 AM GMT

It was less than 24 hours ago that the world lost Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar has released a statement to share her thoughts as she mourns the late actor.

Of her “The Crazy Ones” costar, SMG told people, “My life is a better place because I knew Robin Williams.”

“To my children he was Uncle Robin, to everyone he worked with, he was the best boss anyone had ever known, and to me he was not just an inspiration but he was the Father I had always dreamed of having.”

“There are not enough adjectives to describe the light he was, to anyone that ever had the pleasure to meet him. I will miss him every day, but I know the memory of him will live on. And to his family, I thank them for letting us know him and seeing the joy they brought him. Us crazy ones love you.”

“God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.”

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