"If you told me when I was a teen that I would end up being a teacher, I would have said you're out of your mind, because quite frankly I hated school."
"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are."Tim Gunn on e. e. cummings
"The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up."Tim Gunn on John C. Maxwell
"As a teenager I was so insecure. I was the type of guy that never fitted in because he never dared to choose. I was convinced I had absolutely no talent at all. For nothing. And that thought took away all my ambition too."Tim Gunn on Johnny Depp
"As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you."Tim Gunn on Fran Lebowitz
"We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public."Tim Gunn on Bryan White
"Take the high road. No matter how much strife, and consternation, frustration and anger you might be confronted with - don't go to that level."
"I don't know why I've always been so captivated by architecture."
"I've never mentioned this, but when I was at Parsons teaching, the other design disciplines, they don't like fashion design. They see it as very nineteenth-century."
"With fashion, you really need to understand the aspects of construction. Not just design on an iPad."
"I love HGTV. I love the Food Network."