When you go to meetings or auditions and you fail to prepare, prepare to fail. It is simple but true.
Other Paula Abdul quotes:
Life truly is precious. Gather every moment of it into your arms and embrace it.
All you can do is the best you can do.
Break the rules, stand apart, ignore your head, and follow your heart.
Everyone is your best friend when you're successful. Make sure that the people you surround yourself with are also the people you're not afraid of failing with.
Keep the faith, don't lose your perseverance and always trust your gut instinct.
You end up becoming who you are by jumping into that circle of fear - that's how it's done.
True genius does not fulfill expectations. True genius shatters it.
If you lead with passion anything is possible!
Your talent is your art. It is not to be taken for granted.