"Life often hurts, but I got this medication that's called Salvation. And it came with a lifetime supply of refills. Can also be taken with Grace and Mercy. Don't need no appointment to see this doctor. He's in right now!Life often hurts, but I got this medication that's called Salvation. And it came with a lifetime supply of refills. Can also be taken with Grace and Mercy. Don't need no appointment to see this doctor. He's in right now!"
"People are gonna love you or they're gonna hate you. You can either be phony & try to make everybody love you & they'll hate you later 'cause they'll find out who you really are or just be yourself."
"Last words are... do or die."
"I ROCK, YEAH!"
"If you're not doing what you love to do, take that extra step & go out & chase it. Because at the end of the day when you lay your head down, you don't want to be telling yourself, "Man, I should have." As long as you try & as long as you give the effort, you'll feel better about yourself."
"I'm my own man."
"I just expect that whatever God has in store for me is what's going to happen & I take my advice that Paula gave to me on a necklace. It says to embrace your imperfections 'cause none of us will ever be perfect. We all learn everyday. Perfection will never come. But we can all hope to do our best at what we do & I don't look at this as a downfall in my career. Whatever happens it's just another step."
"I'm not leaving until I become a star on Broadway."
"Everybody wants to win. And it stays that way until the moment when each one of us gets cut."
"You can't let negativity interfere with what you do. I'm sure there were people who loved me & people who hated me before the show. There's just more now."
"The only way you can be typecast as a contestant from American Idol is if you continue to live your life that way."
"Man, I'm about to go in here & blaze this thing."
"I just want to be remembered as the guy that everybody loved."
"Everyday is Mother's Day for me cuz she's done so much for me."
"I was like everybody else.....I had dreams."
"A lot of us don't have the money to do a demo. This show is like a live demo every week."
"People liked the fact that I was "real" I did not pretend to be someone or something that I am not."
"I've moved on from the show. I didn't win. Big deal. I'm free to do what I want now."
"Sometimes in life to win, you have to lose."
"People see you in a different light than they are used to seeing you. They start to look at you as the person on TV & not the person you were before. I've alway been the same person I was before the show."
"Honest mom, it wasn't me, it was Michael!"