"I have a greater goal - to empower young people through music education."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Ruben Studdard on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Ruben Studdard on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Ruben Studdard on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Ruben Studdard on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Ruben Studdard on Oscar Wilde
"I like doing theaters. I like being up close and personal with the fans. It's really cool."
"Simon is cool. You know, it's different if you ever see him around his mom. He acts totally different."
"My mother always taught me, even my dad, just never let other people's opinions of you shape your opinion of yourself. And I never have and I never will."
"I'm not in the best shape, but I want to prove to myself I can do something that seems insurmountable and inspire others by showing them no matter where they are in their fitness goals, they can do it, too."
"I've never had any health problems and I'm Ruben, man, all the way through."