I'm not going to limit myself just because some people won't accept the fact that I can do something else.
If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain!
I'm not going to limit myself just because people won't accept the fact that I can do something else.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
If you don't like th road your walking, start paving anotheer one
They think I’m simpleminded because I seem to be happy. Why shouldn’t I be happy? I have everything I ever wanted and more. Maybe I am simpleminded. Maybe that’s the key: simple.
I can write a song in about an hour if it's a simple country song.
I've always kinda been a little outcast myself, a little oddball, doin' my thing, my own way. And it's been hard for me to, to be accepted, certainly in the early years of my life.
You always want your people to be proud of what you have accomplished.
I can be accused of trying to be commercial sometimes.
I've... been accused of being involved with every man I'm ever seen with or worked with. Maybe I have, maybe I ain't. I never tell if I have.
I love being active.
I'm a singer, a writer and an actress - when I find something that I feel good enough about doing.
Kitty Wells was the first and only Queen of Country Music, no matter what they call the rest of us. She was a great inspiration to me as well as every other female singer in the country music business. In addition to being a wonderful asset to country music, she was a wonderful woman.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Adjusting to the passage of time, I think, is a key to success and to life: just being able to roll with the punches.
There's been a lot of talk about Jack White wanting to work with me, and I've always admired him, and of course, he lives in Nashville, too.
I don't like to give advice. I like to give people information because everyone's life is different, and everyone's journey is different.
People are always asking me in interviews, 'What do you think of foreign affairs?' I just say, 'I've had a few.'