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.

It’s hard for me to tell myself to trust people and be open - because I don’t. That’s one of the negative things about this industry, that makes you very scared of everybody and their motives. It’s sad but that’s how you have to protect yourself”

Selena Gomez at a photoshoot in New York City on March 11, 2014