Dolly Parton

Singer. Songwriter. Multi-instrumentalist. Record Producer. Actress. Author. Businesswoman. Humanitarian

Birthday: January 19, 1946

Birthday: January 19, 1946

Singer. Songwriter. Multi-instrumentalist. Record Producer. Actress. Author. Businesswoman. Humanitarian


70 Greatest Quotes By Dolly Parton

No one is ever successful at everything that they do. Dolly Parton
I'm not offended by all the dumb blonde jokes because I know I'm not dumb... and I also know that I'm not blonde. Dolly Parton
I always just thought if you see somebody without a smile, give'em yours! Dolly Parton
I have had some cosmetic surgery, especially after I lost weight and stuff, and I've had my breasts lifted - but not injected. That would scare me to death, anyway. Dolly Parton
It costs a lot of money to look this cheap. Dolly Parton
Never leave a rhinestone unturned. Dolly Parton
I'm no natural beauty. If I'm gonna have any looks at all, I'm gonna have to create them. Dolly Parton
It's not easy being young. It's hard to know what to do. Dolly Parton
I'm not a politician. And I don't want to be. Dolly Parton
God and I have a great relationship but we both see other people. Dolly Parton
People always ask me how long it takes to do my hair. I don’t know, I’m never there. Dolly Parton
When someone shows you their true colors, believe them. Dolly Parton
I'm working on my life story. I'm not decided if it's going to be a musical or a movie with music in it. Dolly Parton
I'm not going to limit myself just because people won't accept the fact that I can do something else. Dolly Parton
I describe my look as a blend of mother goose, cinderella, and the local hooker! Dolly Parton
I think that I know the value of a dollar. Dolly Parton
I've done everything every fat person ever has. I've tried every diet. Dolly Parton
God made me the way that I am and it’s my business to be true to that. Dolly Parton
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. Dolly Parton
I had nothing growing up, but I always wanted to be 'sexy,' even before I knew what the word was. Dolly Parton
Don't get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life. Dolly Parton
God has his plans and his reasons. Sometimes we are supposed to go through things so that we learn lessons. Dolly Parton
My first phone was two tin cans tied together with string, and it worked pretty good. Dolly Parton
I love traveling all over the world; but it's true: there's nothing like home. Dolly Parton
A lot of dreams can turn to nightmares... if you don't really work them. Dolly Parton
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one. Dolly Parton
Being a star just means that you just find your own special place, and that you shine where you are. To me, that's what being a star means. Dolly Parton
I don't know what the big deal is about old age. Old people who shine from the inside look 10 to 20 years younger. Dolly Parton
I was always a junk food person, still am. Dolly Parton
Every single diet I ever fell off of was because of potatoes and gravy of some sort. Dolly Parton
I walk tall; I got a tall attitude. Dolly Parton
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try. Dolly Parton
If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader. Dolly Parton
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words. Dolly Parton
I often joke that 100 years from now I hope people are saying, 'Dang, she looks good for her age!'. Dolly Parton
A great smile is a wonderful asset, but a good heart is pure gold. Dolly Parton
My husband said 'show me your boobs' and I had to pull up my skirt... so it was time to get them done! Dolly Parton
I was the first woman to burn my bra - it took the fire department four days to put it out. Dolly Parton
Love is something sent from Heaven to worry the Hell out of you. Dolly Parton
I have a strict policy that nobody cries alone in my presence. Dolly Parton
I thank God for my failures. Maybe not at the time but after some reflection. I never feel like a failure just because something I tried has failed. Dolly Parton
I don't kiss nobody's butt. Dolly Parton
I'm not intimidated by how people perceive me. Dolly Parton
God tells us not to judge one another, no matter what anyone's sexual preferences are or if they're black, brown or purple. Dolly Parton
When I sit back in my rocking chair someday, I want to be able to say I've done it all. Dolly Parton
Wouldn't it be something if we could have things we love in abudance without their losing that special attraction the want of them held for us. Dolly Parton
There's no such thing as free love. Have you seen the price of Viagra? Dolly Parton
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain. Dolly Parton
People say I look so happy - and I say, 'That's the Botox.'. Dolly Parton
Above everything else I've done, I've always said I've had more guts than I've got talent. Dolly Parton
You gotta keep trying to find your niche and trying to fit into whatever slot that's left for you or to make one of your own. Dolly Parton
For some reason, I have better luck when I work with women. I guess I have a good sense of sisterhood. Dolly Parton