"My mom loved to sing - and I'll go on record and say she was the worst singer ever. I'd get up and move away from her!"
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Kenny Rogers on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Kenny Rogers on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Kenny Rogers on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Kenny Rogers on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Kenny Rogers on Pablo Picasso
"Don't be afraid to give up the good for the great."
"There has to be chemistry in a duet, but if you go beyond the point of friendship and attraction, you lose something."
"I just hope I can spread some of the happiness that's been coming my way."
"There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom but you lose spontaneity."