"I was always very grateful to 'em and am grateful to 'em now. I went back a couple of years ago and did their 20th anniversary show. But the longer I stayed on Hee Haw, the worse things got for me musically."
"More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse."Buck Owens on Doug Larson
"We are not the same persons this year as last nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person."Buck Owens on W. Somerset Maugham
"There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage."Buck Owens on Martin Luther
"Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will find solid happiness."Buck Owens on Benjamin Franklin
"Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open."Buck Owens on George Bernard Shaw
"My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin' her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting' to do all the things that she would have wanted to have done."
"You get up about 2-3 o'clock in the morning and get through about 7 or 8 and 12 hours later you start all over. That's the worst kind of work a person can do. You have to do these two shifts to get one day."