"It costs a lot of money to look this cheap."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Dolly Parton on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Dolly Parton on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Dolly Parton on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Dolly Parton on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Dolly Parton on Mark Twain
"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."