"The only other time I've been away from home was when I went to college. And that was just an hour away, so I could always go home if I needed to."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Carrie Underwood on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Carrie Underwood on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Carrie Underwood on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Carrie Underwood on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Carrie Underwood on Robert Frost
"American Idol transcends age, gender, ethnicity, everything."
"I love being around my friends and my family and spending time with my husband. I like being normal and recharging my batteries, and I feel like I have the coolest job in the world where I get to get on stage and perform and get to do a lot of really amazing things."
"Being a part of SKECHERS is exciting. It is such a hip company with a great attitude and image."
"All of us gave it all we've got, overcame a whole lot just being on the show and learned a lot about ourselves. We're just normal people trying to do what we love and follow our dreams."
"I want people to think of me as a nice person. I really am so blessed. All of this has been a great experience and I thank the American public so much for putting me in this position. I appreciate every second of it."