"Middle-aged women have greater stability, they are more loyal, and their capacity for steady work is greater than that of younger women."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Kate Smith on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Kate Smith on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Kate Smith on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Kate Smith on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Kate Smith on John Lennon
"In 29 years, I had recorded over 2,200 songs. I was amazed."
"As soon as I began to earn what might be called fairly large sums, I bought a car and began to explore the country around New York."
"Many people submit to excessive appetites without realizing that they do not need to eat so much food."
"It became obvious in 1957 that I was endangering my health by carrying so much weight."
"I shall always respect the composer. If I embellish, it is his idea I am embellishing."