"I can't design anything unless I'm excited by it, meaning I have an urge to wear it."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Rachel Roy 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."Rachel Roy on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Rachel Roy 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."Rachel Roy on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Rachel Roy on Erma Bombeck
"My first job was in retail at the age of 14, and I have worked in the industry ever since."
"I have a real passion for many aspects of home lifestyle and beauty."
"I'm not a size 0, and I'm nowhere close to it. But, I don't want anyone to know what I am so I like to design clothes so you don't know what's going on under there."
"I tell girls all the time that the men that have fallen in love with me, have all fallen during a man repeller stage... funny how life works out like that."
"I'm a big proponent of young women dressing appropriately in the workplace to get ahead. We need to demand respect as women, and part of that involves how we present ourselves."