Carrie Fisher … a gigantic human being!
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Days after experiencing a massive heart attack, iconic Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher has died. She was 60.
While her role as Princess Leia brought her worldwide renown, Fisher was also known for being outspoken about mental illness and addiction — and for being an all-around bad-ass feminist.
Here are five quotes that have us already missing the actress:
On not being ashamed of mental illness
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Fisher had long been open about her struggles with bipolar disorder and drug addiction.
“I am mentally ill,” she said. “I can say that. I am not ashamed of that. I survived that, I’m still surviving it, but bring it on.”
On being strong through mental illness
In her book Wishful Drinking, Fisher discussed
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