I just never let anything bother me, man. I know myself really well. Nobody's opinion of me can shake my opinion of myself.
People don't have to like or support you, so you always have to say thank you.
You can be confident and secure and know that you do a good job at what you do. But you don't know to be arrogant about it.
Everybody in this competition is a winner, ... I don't think there's too much difference.
Flying Without Wings.
We've been a family for 10 months, ... It's going to be difficult for us to split apart. But we're all grown people and we have our own responsibilities to take care of.
I am a product of the public school system ... and I had a lot of friends involved in gang activity.
I'm in the process of brainstorming with my marketing team and all that stuff, trying to come up with a concept for a late-night restaurant for people in Birmingham.
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.
People just take your kindness for weakness sometimes, and that's just the bottom line.
So I've never in my whole life really been teased about my weight.
I've never had any health problems and I'm Ruben, man, all the way through.
All of them had so much to offer us as far as, you know, knowledge in the music industry, and especially Randy and Paula because, you know, they've been artists.
And I just pray that god gives me longevity in the music industry.
Because I gave myself - I left school after the second semester of my junior year to pursue a career in music. and I gave myself five years to make it and I made it in three.