Selena Marie Gomez (born July 22, 1992) is an American actress and singer. Gomez first made her debut appearing as Gianna in Barney & Friends, lasting from 2002 to 2004. Following this, Gomez had cameo roles in films such as Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003) and Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire (2005). In 2006, Gomez appeared as a guest star on an episode of the Disney Channel series The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, as well as Hannah Montana. Following this, Gomez starred in the Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place. The series was a critical and commercial success, earning Gomez numerous awards and nominations. Gomez later appeared in numerous Disney Channel series and films including Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream (2008) and Disney Channel Games (2008). In 2009, Gomez appeared in the films Princess Protection Program and Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie before releasing her first studio album as Selena Gomez & the Scene, titled Kiss & Tell. The album was a commercial success, peaking inside the Top 10 of the Billboard 200.
1. I REALIZE EVERYBODY WANTS WHAT THEY DON’T HAVE. BUT AT THE END OF THE DAY, WHAT YOU HAVE INSIDE IS MUCH MORE BEAUTIFUL THAN WHAT’S ON THE OUTSIDE!
2. I’M HUMAN, I’M NOT PERFECT. I MAKE MISTAKES ALL THE TIME, BUT I GUESS MY JOB IS TO KEEP THOSE MISTAKES TO MYSELF, WHICH I’M ALREADY FINE DOING AND JUST TRY TO BE THE BEST I CAN BE FOR THOSE KIDS.
3. I’D LOVE TO DO MY OWN MUSIC FOR SURE. I’D LOVE TO HAVE A BAND.
4. I LOVE KATY PERRY! SHE GAVE ME A SONG FOR MY SECOND ALBUM.
5. I DRESS LIKE A 30-YEAR-OLD WOMAN.
6. I WANT SOMEONE WHO CAN MAKE ME LAUGH AND JUST BE NORMAL AND UNDERSTAND MY LIFESTYLE AND HOW I WANNA LIVE IT.
7. I HAVE A LOT OF WONDERFUL PEOPLE IN MY LIFE – PROBABLY FIVE, COLLECTIVELY – WHO I CAN TELL EVERYTHING TO.
8. I WANT SOMEONE HONEST, SOMEONE WHO’S VERY SWEET TO MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS, AND POLITE TO THE OTHER PEOPLE AROUND ME.
9. I LOVE NICKI MINAJ, EMINEM, KATY PERRY. THEY ARE ALL ABOUT BEING THEMSELVES AND I LOVE THAT.
10. BEING COOL, HAVING A ‘COOL’ ENERGY IS JUST NOT ATTRACTIVE TO ME.
11. I’M GOING TO HANG OUT WITH PEOPLE, AND I’M GOING TO EXPLORE MYSELF, AND I’M OKAY WITH THAT.
12. I WANTED TO BE LIKE MY FRIENDS. I HUNG OUT WITH GIRLS WHO HAD BLUE EYES AND BLOND HAIR AND I THOUGHT, ‘I WANT TO LOOK LIKE THEM!’
13. I DON’T ACTUALLY LIKE DATES. I GET AWKWARD AS I NEVER KNOW WHAT TO DO.
14. I NEVER REALLY SAID I WANT TO BE A ROLE MODEL. BUT THEN WHEN IT HAPPENED I WAS SO DOWN FOR IT.
15. THE DAY I GOT MY FIRST LETTER FROM A FAN, I FELT LIKE I’D BEEN TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL.
16. I BELIEVE IN SECOND CHANCES, BUT I DON’T BELIEVE IN THIRD OR FOURTH CHANCES.
17. DANCING ALLOWS ME TO GO AWAY AND NOT HAVE TO THINK OF WHAT I’M DOING NEXT.
18. I DRIVE THE SAME CAR THAT I’VE DRIVEN SINCE I WAS 16. THAT’S WHO I AM.
19. I BELIEVE IN LOVE – YES, I’M ONE OF THOSE GIRLS. MOST OF MY FRIENDS BELIEVE IN LOVE.
20. EGOS TURN ME OFF, BIG TIME.
21. I’M A KID, AND A BREAKUP IS NORMAL. I HAVE TO GO THROUGH THE EMOTIONS AND FEEL IT OUT.
22. I’M JUST HAPPY TO DO PROJECTS I’M PASSIONATE ABOUT.
23. I’M SUPER LAID BACK. I’M FROM TEXAS. I LOVE MY FAMILY.