"I love being able to sing for my job. I am blessed beyond words and I hope my fans can feel that while I'm on stage!"
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Jordin Sparks on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Jordin Sparks on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Jordin Sparks on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Jordin Sparks on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Jordin Sparks on Dalai Lama
"I've performed in Auburn Hills, at The Palace, so I haven't really been in downtown Detroit, but I've been able to be here, and I can really see, what the city was. Like, I can feel why Motown started here and how amazing it was."
"Since 'Idol' I've gotten used to having an amazing hair and make-up team around me, so I'm starting to get picky. I know what I like now and I'm happy to say 'Could we maybe change that?' if I don't like something. I don't yell or anything, but I think I could definitely start to act a little diva-ish when it comes to my look."
"I'd love to do something with Kelly Clarkson because she's been a monumental influence on me. I love how she handles her celebrity. She's not in the tabloids a lot but everyone knows and respects her because she's got an amazing voice. That's something I aim towards."
"I'm so excited for my first fragrance! I chose to partner with Dots because I love what they do for their customers, bringing them the hottest trends in fashion, accessories and fragrance at unbelievably low prices. It's amazing!"
"I'd love to own a bakery at some point. My grandmother could help me run it - she is an amazing baker! I'd also love to do a cookbook."