"It's definitely a dream come true to be recognized and to be able to sign autographs. But, it's also a lot of hard work and can be draining. If you don't know already, you will quickly learn who your real friends are."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Christina Aguilera on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Christina Aguilera on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Christina Aguilera on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Christina Aguilera on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Christina Aguilera on Maya Angelou
"It's an amazing thing to say, 'I'm beautiful,' without feeling like you're cocky."
"I turned to music originally because of my past and needing a release or an outlet to get out anger or frustration or hurt."
"I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums."
"I don't think there is such a thing as being too raunchy when it comes to the art form of burlesque."
"Blues and soul and jazz music has so much pain, so much beauty of raw emotion and passion."