"My mama told me in college, 'I love you, and you're God's child, but natural beauty will only take you so far.'"
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Robin Roberts on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Robin Roberts 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."Robin Roberts on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Robin Roberts 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."Robin Roberts on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"It is something that is called MDS. It is a rare blood disorder that affects the bone marrow. I'm going to beat this. My doctors say it and my faith says it."
"The combination of landing the biggest interview of my career and having a drill in my back reminds me that God only gives us what we can handle and that it helps to have a good sense of humor when we run smack into the absurdity of life."