"I don't like to talk about things where you're going to gt one side or the other unhappy. My music has no politics."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Loretta Lynn on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Loretta Lynn on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Loretta Lynn on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Loretta Lynn on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Loretta Lynn on Joseph Stalin
"My attitude toward men who mess around is simple: If you find 'em, kill 'em."
"My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him."
"A lot of people say I'd miss show business if I quit. I'd miss some of it. Now it's the only life I know."
"You can't be halfway in this business. If you don't meet the fans, you lose all you've got."
"Sometimes I think our problems are made worse by the kind of business we're in. Playing these road shows is a weird experience."