Words matter. These are the best Danny Gokey Quotes, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
It’s a dream when some people think that once you give your life to God, all of a sudden things are perfect. That’s not the case. We live in a world that’s broken, where there’s disease, where people are selfish. The foundation of your faith helps you know how to put that in proper perspective.
Since I was a kid, I always felt like God had placed something inside my heart. And I always believed that God was going to do something great in my life. But I didn’t know the road that I was going to take to get here. And especially losing my wife.
I don’t live in regret land. I live in the now and in the future, and in the dreams that I have.
I tell people life is like a book being written by heavenly hands that we can’t see.
Christmastime is about hope with what God did for us and with the expression of His love through the gift He gave us at Christmastime, which was Jesus… the one who heals us, who saves us, who delivers us, who is there in our darkest moments.
I can just be a Christian who sings mainstream music instead of having to be a Christian who has to somehow just sing Christian music.
I believe in helping people who are down.
Whether it’s an inspiring song or whether it’s an entertaining song – whatever it might be about it – I just want people to feel the emotion that I put into it because I think emotion… is everything.
I drove an 18-wheeler semi-truck, a big rig. I liked it actually.
As everyone in the world can see, I am not a rocker.
I would like to do a duet with Kelly Clarkson. I just think she’s wonderful!
I really believed music was going to be a big part of my future, and that’s why I took a truck driving job, so I could maintain my singing job at night. I put about 30 hours a week just for singing, going between two churches. And in order to afford that, I had to take a full time job so I could do my passion.
I tell people that life is like a book. Sometimes you’ve just got to turn the chapter. Even if you don’t understand it, turn the chapter and move away from it. You don’t know all the good things that are ahead of you yet.
When you write about hope, don’t make it sappy; make it cool, make it adaptable.
I tried out for American Idol, I got a record deal, and now it’s like my best days are ahead of me.
On ‘American Idol,’ I felt like one of my challenges was picking songs because I’ve definitely been exposed to a lot of music. So when I went to pick songs, it was difficult for me to choose, but I’d always go to country because country music is so memorable.
I’ve always loved glasses. Always have. I’ve worn glasses since I was in the fifth grade.
My wife was an amazing, amazing person. Sophia’s Heart is an organization that I founded in honor of my wife when she passed away. When she passed away it was a complete shock, and it was disappointment, anger. I felt all those emotions.
I needed to walk through the ‘Idol’ door to get to the rest of my career.