"Designers are very fickle. I never wanted to be a victim of that. You're in one minute, out the next."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Tyra Banks 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."Tyra Banks on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Tyra Banks 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."Tyra Banks on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Tyra Banks on Erma Bombeck
"Smiles come naturally to me, but I started thinking of them as an art form at my command. I studied all the time. I looked at magazines, I'd practice in front of the mirror and I'd ask photographers about the best angles. I can now pull out a smile at will."
"Paris is one of the most beautiful places in all the world. Unfortunately, I was so homesick I couldn't appreciate its beauty."
"I'm trying to build a strong business. I want to create new stars, new shows and new products for my audience and create a legacy that outlives me. There are so many other ways I want to reach women besides doing a talk show."
"I don't go to the cool, trendy restaurants. I go to either the holes in the wall or the super-fancy restaurants where there are no cool people."
"There's always going to be dreams and goals I have, but I never really tell people what they are."