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I modelled my looks on the town tramp. ...
by Dolly Parton

I modelled my looks on the town tramp.
- Dolly Parton

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow,
you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton PHOTO

My weaknesses have always been food and men -
in that order.
- 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 was the first woman to burn my bra -
it took the fire department four days to put it out.
- Dolly Parton

If you don't like the road you're walking,
start paving another one.
- 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

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Plastic surgeons are always making mountains out of molehills.
- Dolly Parton

I still close my eyes and go home - I can always draw from that.
- Dolly Parton

If you talk bad about country music,
it's like saying bad things about my momma.
Them's fightin' words.
- Dolly Parton

It's a good thing I was born a girl,
otherwise I'd be a drag queen.
- Dolly Parton

I look just like the girls next door...
if you happen to live next door to an amusement park.
- Dolly Parton

You'd be surprised how much it costs to look this cheap!
- Dolly Parton

I'm old enough and cranky enough now that if someone
tried to tell me what to do,
I'd tell them where to put it.
- Dolly Parton

You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
- Dolly Parton

I hated school.
Even to this day, when I see a school bus it's just depressing to me.
The poor little kids.
- Dolly Parton

When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait
to see what I'll come up with next.
- Dolly Parton

Storms make trees take deeper roots.
- Dolly Parton

I wanted to be the first woman to burn her bra,
but it would have taken the fire department four days to put it out.
- Dolly Parton

People make jokes about my bosoms, why don't they look
underneath the breasts at the heart? It's obvious I've
got big ones and if people want to assume they're not mine,
then let them.
- Dolly Parton

The good man is he who rules himself as he does his own property:
his autonomous being is modelled on material power.
- Theodor Adorno

The way Japan had tried to build up a modern state
modelled on the West was cataclysmic.
- Kenzaburo Oe

Normally, an actress has to work to bring out her male side.
In our case, the dynamic is reversed.
The actor playing her modelled himself on Sharon Stone.
- Edward Hall

The wise man looks into space,
and does not regard the small as too little,
nor the great as too much;
for he knows that there is no limit to dimensions.
- Lao Tzu

Opportunity is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
- Thomas Edison

Every really new idea looks crazy at first.
- Alfred North Whitehead

The wise man looks back into the past,
and does not grieve over what is far off,
nor rejoice over what is near;
for he knows that time is without end.
- Lao Tzu

Who looks outside, dreams;
who looks inside, awakes.
- Carl Jung

We see what we ASSUME we will see.
If you believe the world is evil, you will see evil.
If you believe the world is good, you will see good.
To change how life looks, change how you see life -
change your expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

He who experiences the unity of life
sees his own Self in all beings,
and all beings in his own Self,
and looks on everything with an impartial eye.
- The Buddha

Your visions will become clear only
when you can look into your own heart.
Who looks outside, dreams;
who looks inside, awakes.
- Carl Jung

Don't fall for looks, they can deceive.
Don't fall for wealth, in the end it fades away.
Find someone who makes you smile
because it takes only a smile to make a dark day seem bright.
- Anonymous

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers,
but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings.
The curriculum is so much necessary raw material,
but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant
and for the soul of the child.
- Carl Jung

You don't love someone for their looks,
or their clothes, or for their fancy car,
but because they sing a song only you can hear.
- Anonymous

Love looks through a telescope;
envy, through a microscope.
- Josh Billings

I choose my friends for their good looks,
my acquaintances for their good characters,
and my enemies for their intellects.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
- Oscar Wilde

The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
- Bill Maher

Get up-close-and-personal:
Life looks different when you really get involved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights,
so it looks like I'm the only one moving.
- Steven Wright

I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced
that my looks were hideous.
Adolescence is painful for everyone,
I know,
but mine was plain weird.
- Uma Thurman

A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers,
looks around for a coffin.
- H. L. Mencken

He's got an overall flair for the game.
It looks to me like he really loves what he does and
he can't wait to get up in the morning,
go hit some balls and go play.
- Gary McCord

Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.
Design is how it works.
- Steve Jobs

Vision looks upward and becomes faith.
- Stephen Samuel Wise

The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor
upon the business known as gambling.
- Ambrose Bierce

I feel pretty good.
My body actually looks like an old banana,
but it's fine.
- Mike Piazza

It looks to me to be obvious that the whole world cannot eat an American diet.
- Jerry Brown

A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.
- Wallace Stevens

What does God the Father look like? Although I've never seen Him,
I believe - as with the Holy Spirit -
He looks like Jesus looked on earth.
- Benny Hinn

A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day,
a more tranquil night, and a bright,
infinite future.
- Leonard Bernstein

Even at our birth, death does but stand aside a little.
And every day he looks towards us and muses somewhat
to himself whether that day or the next he will draw nigh.
- Robert Bolt

She got her looks from her father.
He's a plastic surgeon.
- Groucho Marx

History never looks like history when you are living through it.
- John W. Gardner

It looks like we're up chocolate creek without a Popsicle stick!
- the movie Shrek 2 (2004)

He's going to be around a long, long time,
if his body holds up.
That's always a concern with a lot of players because of how much they play.
A lot of guys can't handle it.
But it looks like he can.
- Jack Nicklaus

The aim of every artist is to arrest motion,
which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed
so that a hundred years later,
when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life.
- William Faulkner

From birth to age 18 a girl needs good parents.
From 18 to 35 she needs good looks.
From 35 to 55 she needs a good personality.
From 55 on, she needs good cash.
- Sophie Tucker

I find that putting my makeup on and playing with different
looks is really relaxing for me before the show.
- Martina McBride

I've been lucky-my looks haven't put me into one category.
I don't look like a blue blood.
I don't look like a criminal.
I don't look like anything.
- Tim Robbins

Being a salesman and an actor were not that dissimilar:
It is a good lesson in covering up your feelings.
No one wants to buy from someone who looks depressed.
- Dougray Scott

It sure looks good to see an honest-to-goodness audience
after looking at you all for so long from the silver screen.
- Hattie McDaniel

Most of the sex I've seen on the screen looks like
an expression of hostility towards sex.
- Myrna Loy

I am a makeup junkie...
Yves St.
Laurent, Christian Dior, and anything else that looks good.
- Julia Barr

My only books were woman's looks, and folly's all they've taught me.
- Thomas More

I can honestly say this industry hasn't made me neurotic about my looks,
except maybe my weight.
I hope my clothes kind of reflect that.
They're meant to make you feel good.
- Stella McCartney

My longing to improve my looks via The Body Shop is
being replaced by my longing to improve my looks via Photoshop.
- Gina Barreca

What name to call thee by, O virgin fair,
I know not, for thy looks are not of earth And more
than mortal seems thy countenances.
- Petrarch

Shame, shame, shame.
How many times have I told you not to be frightened?
Have I not told you God looks after all his children?
- Willis Goldbeck

A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising
and then after all little by little it grows nothing but vegetables,
nothing, nothing but vegetables.
- Gertrude Stein

We'd be nowhere without our looks.
- Chris Lowe

Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful
girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock.
- John Barrymore


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