"My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him."
"God gave us the gift of life it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well."Loretta Lynn on Voltaire
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."Loretta Lynn on Oprah Winfrey
"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me."Loretta Lynn on Jim Valvano
"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity."Loretta Lynn on Eleanor Roosevelt
"The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance."Loretta Lynn on Brian Tracy
"My attitude toward men who mess around is simple: If you find 'em, kill 'em."
"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."
"I never knew any Jews until I got into show business. I've found them to be real smart and good workers."