"A big part of who I am is just the way I was raised. Nobody is better than anyone else, and if you really work hard, you might get lucky and get what you want."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Martina McBride on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Martina McBride on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Martina McBride on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Martina McBride on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Martina McBride on Maya Angelou
"I have a really amazing fan club, it's contemporary but it's a little bit old school. There's a lot of connection. I have a fan club president who really responds to people."
"I think we should all be tolerant of each other and embrace each others' strengths and differences and uniqueness and beauty."
"I have girls who are concerned about how they look compared to models or what have you. It's my responsibility to teach them that beauty is more than superficial."
"That's the hardest thing about being a mom. You want to be cool, and you want them to like you all the time, but you can't always have that. You're gonna have times where you have to say no, and you won't be the most popular person in the house."
"I was into all kinds of music as a teen - country music, because my dad was in a band that played country, and whatever my sister and brother were into."