"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."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Ruben Studdard on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Ruben Studdard on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Ruben Studdard on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Ruben Studdard on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Ruben Studdard on Friedrich Nietzsche
"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."
"I have a greater goal - to empower young people through music education."
"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."