"When I first found out that I was an Idol finalist, I cried tears of happiness. I was just so happy, and my family was there and the fact that got to see that moment and share that moment with me was just everything to me."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Pia Toscano on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Pia Toscano on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Pia Toscano on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Pia Toscano on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Pia Toscano on Mahatma Gandhi
"I truly don't know why the boys are getting all the votes - it could be because they are really amazing, and that's all there is to it. They're really, really good and every single boy deserves to be in the competition right now, and so do the two girls."
"I'm definitely doing better. I never realized that I would get the support that I've gotten from everybody - from my fans, to people that I've idolized my whole life. So it's overwhelming, it's amazing and I believe that everything happens for a reason so I'm in a really good place right now."