"I just wanted to see every single musical I could. The very first one I saw was 'Beauty and the Beast,' the only one I could get tickets for, and then 'Les Miserables' and then 'Chicago.'"
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."America Ferrera on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."America Ferrera on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."America Ferrera on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."America Ferrera on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."America Ferrera on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"My siblings are my best friends."
"I really hate the duties of being a celebrity, like getting dressed up for the red carpet."
"As a child, I didn't know what I didn't have. I'm thankful for the challenges early on in my life because now I have a perspective on the world and kind of know what's important."