The country is making a big mistake not teaching kids to cook and raise a garden and build fires.
A woman's two cents worth is worth two cents in the music business.
I've been around a long time, and life still has a whole lot of surprises for me.
We still lend our old house out to relatives. They keep a guest book for my fans to sign.
I loved being outside. We'd hold lightning bugs in our fingers and pretend they were diamond rings.
I didn't know how babies were made until I was pregnant with my fourth child.
In the long run, you make your own luck - good, bad, or indifferent.
My life has run from misery to happiness.
How do you measure your value?
Doolittle looked just like a little toy soldier the first time I ever saw him.
I'm proud of being part Cherokee, and I think it's time all us Indians felt the same way.
I love people and I love to sing, and that's what keeps me going.
Once in a while I get inspired and finish my act with the hillbilly hoedown.
I believe in horoscopes. I was born under the sign of the Ram, which means I'm headstrong, don't like people telling me what to do.
I'm not a big fan of Women's Liberation, but maybe it will help women stand up for the respect they're due.
I refuse to be pushed around anymore.
Me and my partner, Conway Twitty, cleaned up at the 1972 Country Music Association Awards.
I've seen every highway in the United States, and they all look alike to me.
I'm always making Butcher Holler sound like the most backward part of the United States-and I think maybe it is.
I'd love to work more with the American Indians, my people.
I've always been full of nervous energy, but I'm not really as happy as I seem.