Quotes by Loretta Lynn

I didn't know how babies were made until I was pregnant with my fourth child.
– Loretta Lynn
Sometimes it's like you're a big pie settin' on the table, and everybody runs up and gets their piece of you. When it's over, the plate's empty.
– Loretta Lynn
You get used to sadness, growing up in the mountains, I guess.
– Loretta Lynn
You can't be halfway in this business. If you don't meet the fans, you lose all you've got.
– Loretta Lynn
When I first came to Nashville, people hardly gave country music any respect. We lived in old cars and dirty hotels, and we ate when we could.
– Loretta Lynn
Sometimes I think our problems are made worse by the kind of business we're in. Playing these road shows is a weird experience.
– Loretta Lynn
My life has run from misery to happiness.
– Loretta Lynn
My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him.
– Loretta Lynn
My attitude toward men who mess around is simple: If you find 'em, kill 'em.
– Loretta Lynn
Mommy smoked but she didn't want us to. She saw smoke coming out of the barn one time, so we got whipped.
– Loretta Lynn
I've seen country music go uptown, like we say, and I'm proud I was there when it happened.
– Loretta Lynn
I'm not a big fan of Women's Liberation, but maybe it will help women stand up for the respect they're due.
– Loretta Lynn
I'd love to travel to the Holy Land.
– Loretta Lynn
I never rode in an automobile until I was 12.
– Loretta Lynn
I never knew any Jews until I got into show business. I've found them to be real smart and good workers.
– Loretta Lynn
I know there's some kind of history to mountain music-like it came from Ireland or England or Scotland and we kept up the tradition.
– Loretta Lynn
I get along with all the women singers, but especially Dolly Parton. We talk the same hillbilly language.
– Loretta Lynn
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.
– Loretta Lynn
I believe in education and wish I had a better one.
– Loretta Lynn
I ain't got much education, but I got some sense.
– Loretta Lynn