Like every other girl in the world, my most embarrassing moment had to do with a guy completely turning me down. His loss!— Kelly Clarkson
The most interesting Kelly Clarkson quotes that will activate your desire to change
My experiences remind me that it's those black clouds that make the blue skies even more beautiful.
God will never give you anything you can't handle, so don't stress.
I never said I was a 'good girl.' I'm not a bad girl.
I'm a hygiene freak. I'm like obsessive-compulsive when it comes to washing your hands.
I never said I was a 'good girl.' I'm not a bad girl. I'm just normal, and that's what I'm going to be. There's no bad girl with whips and chains that's going to come out. I think people like me because I was myself.
I'm cute - and God I hate that. Because that's not cool. I'm like your niece, and nobody wants to date their niece. It's the chubby cheeks. The whole reason people voted for me on American Idol is because I'm an everyday, normal girl.
I wish I had a better metabolism. But someone else probably wishes they could walk into a room and make friends with everyone like I can. You always want what someone else has.
Everyone is different: different shapes, sizes, colors, beliefs, personalities, and you have to celebrate those differences.
People like us we gotta stick together Keep your head up nothing lasts forever.
My mom and I are like sisters. We kind of grew up together. She always treated me as an adult. I never had curfew. She's a workaholic, like I am. We're not super family-oriented people, you know?
Life's too short to be a pushover.
I'm not super conservative, and I have no problem with people being risque or owning your sexuality or even putting it out there. I have a problem when it's all you are because you're not being fair to yourself; you have more depth than this.
If I can wake up everyday before I die and know that I don't have to serve anyone food or drinks, I will be happy!
It’s ignorant to think you know everything about a person.
There’s many different sides to everybodys personality and there’s just different colours to a personality.
I was on Ghetto Idol. We didn't have any of the stuff they have now.
My winning is getting to perform. That's my victory.
Music isn’t just heard, it is felt.
People are really concerned about my relationship status.
When I tell people I'm happy being single, they don't believe me. They say: 'You have to be miserable being alone'.
The thing about Christmas is that it almost doesn't matter what mood you're in or what kind of a year you've had; it's a fresh start.
Everyone says I'm like the girl next door... Y'all must have really weird neighbors!
I sound like such a tool, but becoming a mother has made me next-level confident. I've never felt more empowered.
Who are you wearing? Who are you wearing?
Really, what I try to instill in my fans is to be healthy and happy.
I have no desire to be super-skinny.
This is my life; these are my fingerprints; I'm unique; this is what I want to do. You worry about your own front porch and what's happening in your own world.
I don't love traveling, because I'm never home. It's hard when you have a family.
You should know that I lead, not follow
Books have always been important to me - my mom was a first grade teacher, so I grew up reading all the time.
I'm restless and wildI fall, but I tryI need someone to understand.
I get hit on by the hottest girls ever.
Oh my god, if I was a lesbian, I would be so in luck. But it's just not my thing. I've always batted for the boys' team.
I'm sorry I'm crying again on national television.
I'm from a small town where everybody always has something to say - you shouldn't sing secular music, you shouldn't do this or do that. A ton of "shouldn'ts."
By keeping her heart protected, she'll never ever feel rejected.
I'll spread my wings and I'll learn how to fly. I'll do what it takes till I touch the sky.
When people talk about my weight, I'm like, 'You seem to have a problem with it; I don't.
Gotta take a risk, take a chance, make a change, and break away.
I won't forget the place I came from.
The fact that I've managed to find a husband who understands and respects everything I do is astonishing.
I feel like as a generation, we sell ourselves short. I just expected more from us.
Never take advice from someone you wouldn't trade places with.
I was in a very dark place for a long time. It's just so hard to have normalcy.
My kids are obviously growing up very privileged, but I want them to have a servant's heart. We do community service as a family, and I also call them out on things like getting impatient when they stand in line - because they hardly ever have to. But that's just the reality of what they were born into.
I may not be Einstein but I know dumb plus dumb equals you.
In Texas, we practically come out of the womb in jeans.
I'm not that girl who's really concerned with it.
I've dated a bit and it's just draining to me. If it's not going to happen natural, obviously it's going to be someone in the industry because that's the only time people ever really see me.
The fact that I get to do what I love and 14 years in, I'm still doing it - I don't know how anything could get better.
It's amazing to impact people's lives - it's a cool thing to have the spotlight and be able to reassure people, to say, "It's OK to be you."
Pick the weeds and keep the flowers.
Now all that's left of me, is what I pretend to be. So together, but so broken up inside.