Loretta Lynn

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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

I think Charley Pride has been one of the best things to happen to country music, to prove it belongs to everybody.

Loretta Lynn

Growing up in eastern Kentucky like I did, I'm used to having a few guns around to protect me.

Loretta Lynn

Nobody's perfect. The only one that ever was, was crucified.

Loretta Lynn

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

You ain't supposed to get salmon when they're swimming upstream to spawn. But if you're hungry, you do.

Loretta Lynn

I didn't know how babies were made until I was pregnant with my fourth child.

Loretta Lynn

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

I ain't got much education, but I got some sense.

Loretta Lynn

I believe in horoscopes. I was born under the sign of the Ram, which means I'm headstrong, don't like people telling me what to do.

Loretta Lynn

Being on stage is the best part of my career. I just say whatever comes into my head. It's the only time I feel grown-up and in control of things.

Loretta Lynn

You get used to sadness, growing up in the mountains, I guess.

Loretta Lynn

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

Loretta Lynn

I'm trying to lead a good Christian life, so there ain't too much spicy to tell about me.

Loretta Lynn

We used to go around tipping outhouses over, or turning over corn shocks on Halloween. Anything to be mean.

Loretta Lynn

The night I announced I was getting married, Daddy paced for hours on the porch.

Loretta Lynn

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

I won all the blue ribbons for canning at the state fair.

Loretta Lynn

We still lend our old house out to relatives. They keep a guest book for my fans to sign.

Loretta Lynn

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

I love people and I love to sing, and that's what keeps me going.

Loretta Lynn

I wouldn't have dared ask God for all that He's given me. I couldn't have done it on my own. I thank God every day for what I have.

Loretta Lynn

I've been married to the same man for all this time. The way we fight sometimes, you can tell.

Loretta Lynn

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

Loretta Lynn

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

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