"This is what I like about being a designer: You can't really get it until you see it."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Isaac Mizrahi on Steve Jobs
"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality."Isaac Mizrahi on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Isaac Mizrahi on Robert Frost
"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."Isaac Mizrahi on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Isaac Mizrahi on Erma Bombeck
"Even though I grew up as a Sephardic Jew in Brooklyn where we ate Syrian food and went to temple, it was still America."
"Most of my life I was occupied with American television and American food. My ethnicity was my choice. It still is."
"You're not working with models, you're working with real women who have, like, anatomy. Models do not have anatomy."