Loretta Lynn Quotes

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Born: 1932-04-14, Butcher Hollow, Johnson County, Kentucky, USA
Birth Country: USA

1.
A lot of people say I'd miss show business if I quit. I'd miss some of it. Now it's the only life I know.
- Loretta Lynn

2.
A woman's two cents worth is worth two cents in the music business.
- Loretta Lynn

3.
Daddy was real gentle with kids. That's why I expected so much out of marriage, figuring that all men should be steady and pleasant.
- Loretta Lynn

4.
Do the best you can with yourself and hope for the best.
- Loretta Lynn

5.
I ain't got much education, but I got some sense.
- Loretta Lynn

6.
I believe in education and wish I had a better one.
- Loretta Lynn

7.
I don't like to talk about things where you're going to gt one side or the other unhappy. My music has no politics.
- Loretta Lynn

8.
I get along with all the women singers, but especially Dolly Parton. We talk the same hillbilly language.
- Loretta Lynn

9.
I know there's some kind of history to mountain music-like it came from Ireland or England or Scotland and we kept up the tradition.
- Loretta Lynn

10.
I never knew any Jews until I got into show business. I've found them to be real smart and good workers.
- Loretta Lynn

11.
I never rode in an automobile until I was 12.
- Loretta Lynn

12.
I'd love to travel to the Holy Land.
- Loretta Lynn

13.
I'm not a big fan of Women's Liberation, but maybe it will help women stand up for the respect they're due.
- Loretta Lynn

14.
I've seen country music go uptown, like we say, and I'm proud I was there when it happened.
- Loretta Lynn

15.
Mommy smoked but she didn't want us to. She saw smoke coming out of the barn one time, so we got whipped.
- Loretta Lynn

16.
My attitude toward men who mess around is simple: If you find 'em, kill 'em.
- Loretta Lynn

17.
My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him.
- Loretta Lynn

18.
My life has run from misery to happiness.
- Loretta Lynn

19.
Sometimes I think our problems are made worse by the kind of business we're in. Playing these road shows is a weird experience.
- Loretta Lynn

20.
When I first came to Nashville, people hardly gave country music any respect. We lived in old cars and dirty hotels, and we ate when we could.
- Loretta Lynn

21.
You can't be halfway in this business. If you don't meet the fans, you lose all you've got.
- Loretta Lynn

22.
You get used to sadness, growing up in the mountains, I guess.
- Loretta Lynn

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