It’s easier to force feed people than it is to give ’em what they want. It makes more money.

Merle Haggard Money Quote

In 1960 when I came out of prison as an ex-convict I had more freedom under parolee supervision than there’s available… in America right now.

Merle Haggard Freedom Quote

Everybody likes Johnny Cash. I think the sad part of it is his health is givin’ him problems.

Merle Haggard Health Quote

It sounds like something from a Woody Guthrie song but it’s true I was raised in a freight car.

When I grew up there wasn’t air-conditioning or anything of that nature and this old car had a wall thickness of about ten inches. So we had a little warmer house in the winter and a little cooler in the summer.

Merle Haggard Car Quotes