To succeed in life, you need three things a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.— Reba McEntire
The most floundering Reba McEntire quotes that will transform you to a better person
For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.
Again its time to pray for peace.
If you want to succeed in life...you must pick 3 bones to carry with you at all times: a wish bone, a backbone, and a funny bone.
To thrive in life you need three bones. A wishbone. A backbone. And a funny bone.
Mama was a stickler on keeping your word.
That's helped me to make the right decisions in so many situations. Because of that, I also think really hard before I make a decision because I know I'm going to have to see it through.
Without God, I don't see how folks cope.
Make sure you're always giving, way more than you're taking
The biggest challenge in my life is getting all these kids raised.
I've helped with nieces, stepchildren and my own son, so the biggest challenge is making sure the kids are raised and finding enough quality time with them.
Being sexy is kind of funny to me.
when life gives you lemons. Make yourself a screwdriver
Get as much out of life as you possibly can with all the passion that goes with it. Then give it back with all the love and respect it deserves.
Habitat for Humanity is a cause that is near and dear to my heart.
I am proud to be a part of the partnership between Whirlpool and Habitat and appreciate everything these two organizations are doing for the wonderful Nashville community and other communities throughout the world.
Anything worth doing, is worth doing all the way.
Just know you'll have to live with all the choices that you make.
But I like to listen to demos. I like to hear the finished product. It's like listening to a song - I mean, a story. If you're going to sit here and tell me a story, I just like to listen. I don't want to make them up.
I just try not to judge. Dont judge me, and I wont judge you.
I've got CDs in my car, listening all the time for that next song, because everybody's looking.
I have a lot to be thankful for. I am healthy, happy and I am loved.
I might have been born just plain white trash / but Fancy was my name.
Living might mean taking chances, but they're worth taking.
Loving might be a mistake. but its worth making
When onstage, I always try to take my audience through as many emotions as I possibly can. I want them to go from laughter to tears, be shocked and surprised and walk out the door with a renewed sense of themselves - and maybe a smile.
Whenever a natural disaster occurs, it is always the Red Cross that responds quickly and compassionately. I am honored to lend my voice to their cause, and thrilled to serve on the Celebrity Cabinet for 2010.
If I'm not the one thing you can't stand to lose, If I'm not that arrow to the heart of you, If you don't get drunk on my kiss, If you think you can do better than this then I guess we're done. Let's not drag this on, Consider me gone.
We all love being outdoors. Grandma was in her garden or fishing; Mama loves to fish and I love to be outside. We all love the Lord.
Jesus loves me this I know for the Bible tells me so.
Little ones to him belong, they are weak, but he is strong.
Michael Phelps and Willie Nelson are teaming up to do an album.
... They're covering The Doobie Brothers.
I see the stars. I hear the rolling thunder, thy power throughout the universe displayed. Then sings my soul, my Savior, God, to thee.
But I think a song that is really emotionally packed, with a great melody that just will soar, that's the keeper.
When I learned to forgive, it was like a million pounds were lifted from me.
I've never really done this. Now I know what scared is.
[Faith] guides me on everything I do, i ask for guidance, I ask the Lord to give me wisdom when I speak, when I think and I always try to be positive and say nice things and it gives me strength throughout every minute and every day.
You know, I can get kind of spunky or I can get tough, you know, that kind of tough, sexy look. But sexy? No, I don't think so.
Watch what you say and do because little eyes are watching you.
My grandma was a huge believer, very spiritual, probably the most spiritual person I've ever known in my life.
I think my song that reminds me of Mama is "I'm A Survivor" because she is one.
I don’t think there's ever been a point in my career where I've said, 'I've made it.' What does that mean, 'I've made it?' Made it to what? If you say, 'I've made it.' then are you finished? I don't want to be finished. I don't want to quit.
Life's supposed to be about making the path a little gentler for those traveling behind you.
No matter what you achieve in life, you're always wondering, 'Is there something I should be doing? Is there something I'm missing?
If dreams give you power, then I'm strong enough to walk through my heart till you love me.
I love my mother-in-law and I think I'm a really good one, too.
He was good in business, but there was business left to do.
He never said he loved me, guess he thought I knew.
I just feel like the people who are discouraged about religion, it's [really] the connotation of people that go to church. People that go to church love the Lord and they like to be around people who love the Lord. It's a fellowship and it's a growth and it's a feeding for them that when they're in a social group of people who believe, it makes them grow spiritually.
Thou shalt not whine' should be the eleventh commandment.
Every song that has been a hit for me has been honest and truthful.
I have to believe that same formula will work on this (television) show. It has to be believable and honest.
It really has lifted my spirits. It's intensified my faith, given me more hope. That's what music does for me.
Also, any older song, especially any World War II songs remind me of Mama.
She goes around the house either whistling or singing all the time. It drives my sister Alice crazy when we're playing games and Mama does that while it's Alice's turn!
Patsy Cline? Larger than life! She taught me emotion: raw, sincere, unashamed.
I can't imagine living a life without God in my life.
He is my best friend, He's my buddy, He's the one that I talk to when there's no one around. I talk to Him when people are around a lot too. He's my confidant, He's my advisor, He's my director. I just don't know why you wouldn't want that in your life. He's just like a bodyguard, He is your protector.
If you're happy, you've got the Lord on your side.
How was I to know that I'd be ok? I thought I'd lose it all when you walked away. How was I to know that I'd be this strong? I had what it takes all along. How was I to know?
My mama is my best friend. We have fun, we can talk about anything, she always is on my side but really quick to tell me when I'm wrong. That's a true friend. She's loyal, smart, witty and intelligent. She loves family and loves to travel. All the things I love!