"I'm not offended by all the dumb blonde jokes because I know I'm not dumb... and I also know that I'm not blonde."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Dolly Parton on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Dolly Parton on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Dolly Parton on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Dolly Parton on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Dolly Parton on Albert Einstein
"I don't have anything to say about other people's art and their work."
"Stop this attitude that older people ain't any good anymore! We're as good as we ever were - if we ever were any good."
"You know, I look like a woman but I think like a man. And in this world of business, that has helped me a lot. Because by the time they think that I don't know what's goin' on, I then got the money, and gone."
"I can't tell anybody else how to run their life or their business, but I really believe I've got a good bead on myself."
"I think I've got my business notions and my sense for that sort of thing from my dad. My dad never had a chance to go to school. He couldn't read and write. But he was so smart. He was just one of those people that could just make the most of anything and everything that he had to work with."