Q&A with American Idol's Anoop Desai
SR: What inspires you?
AD: On a daily basis what inspires me is to do my best, because I'm the type of person who's hard on myself when I know I haven't lived up to my own expectations and so, that's, in a very general sense, what keeps me going every day. ... In a more spiritual way, I guess just my friends and my family. They inspire me every day because I think through this process I've sort of found out how much support I have and who my friends are and how much they care about me. And that's a very inspiring thing, when you realize the people you care about the most are also the people who care about you the most. So that's a very special thing.
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