<strong>By Heather Cichowski</strong>
<p><a href=/tags/0/dolly-parton><strong>Dolly Parton</strong></a> is 75! The country legend celebrated the milestone birthday on Jan. 19. She was born in 1946 in Tennessee.
<p>Since the '60s, Dolly has captivated with her musical talents. She has broken countless barriers, spoken out about causes she is passionate about and inspired people to follow their dreams – whatever they may be, and no matter how big or difficult. More recently, she contributed US$1 million toward the development of Moderna's <A href=/tags/0/covid-19><strong>COVID-19</a></strong> vaccine. 
<p>In honour of her 75th birthday, <em>HELLO! Canada</em> is celebrating the unmatched performer by looking back at her influential and empowering quotes. Like the lyrics in her songs, Dolly also moves and uplifts with her words in interviews, speeches, on social media, and beyond.
<p><strong>Scroll through the gallery (or click through if you're on desktop) to see the most inspiring quotes from birthday girl Dolly.</strong>
<p>Photos: &copy; Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images, Paul Natkin/WireImage, Joe Kohen/WireImage

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