American Idol Quotes
I didnâ€™t think Iâ€™d even make it past the first round! This has been such a blessing.David Archuleta
As far as people thinking Iâ€™m pretty or something. fans. I donâ€™t know. Itâ€™s amazing what a haircut and forgetting to shave will do.David Cook
The fact that people were able to feel what I was trying to give off as I sing is one of the coolest and best feelings ever.David Archuleta
It will probably be a rock record. That's a pretty vague generalization. I just want to make a record that makes the hair on the back of your neck stand up.David Cook
Sleep as much as you can because you don't get any sleep. It's a year later and I still haven't gotten a whole eight hours of sleep yet ... I'm still reeling from winning last year. But, I guess I would say just try and enjoy every moment you have.Jordin Sparks [to David Cook]
This show is a springboard, but itâ€™s still a crapshoot. I could easily walk out of this arena and be just a regular Joe tomorrow. I hope thatâ€™s not the case. Itâ€™s kind of up to everybody else.David Cook
David Cook: For me it just made the whole experience full circle. In August I stood in line in Omaha, Nebraska, at 5:30 in the morning when it was raining -- with no intention of auditioning. And now I'm here, and I got to share that moment with the same two people I stood in line with seven, eight months ago.
The respect that I have for David Archuleta is very much past a competitor thing. He has more talent at his age than I know what to do with at 25.David Cook
He's been my role model. Just a great person to look up to. He's been my big brother through this.David Archuleta [on David Cook]
I want to congratulate both of you. It wasnâ€™t quite so clear as we called it. In fact, David [Cook], I will take this opportunity to apologize because I think I was verging on disrespectful with you and I donâ€™t think you deserve that.Simon Cowell
I started this season â€” much to Simonâ€™s chagrin â€” as the word nerd and Iâ€™m absolutely at a loss for words. Thank you guys. This is amazing. Thank you.David Cook
David Cook: You know, everybody's got an opinion, and tonight was Archuleta's night. I have to concede it: The kid came out all three songs and nailed it. But I walk away from this with my head held high.