Check out 72 Most Meaningful Marilyn Monroe Quotes below,A collection of quotes attributed to American actress Marilyn Monroe

Check out 72 Most Meaningful Marilyn Monroe Quotes below,A collection of quotes attributed to American actress Marilyn Monroe

Check out 72 Most Meaningful Marilyn Monroe Quotes below,A collection of quotes attributed to American actress Marilyn Monroe

1.
I've always wanted a baby. – Marilyn Monroe


2.
I've always felt toward the slightest scene, even if all I had to do in a scene was just to come in and say, 'Hi,' that the people ought to get their money's worth and that this is an obligation of mine, to give them the best you can get from me. – Marilyn Monroe


3.
I've always felt those articles somehow reveal more about the writers than they do about me.– Marilyn Monroe


4.
It's woman's spirit and mood a man has to stimulate in order to make sex interesting. The real lover is the man who can thrill you by touching your head or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.— Marilyn Monroe


5.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.— Marilyn Monroe


6.
It's not true I had nothing on, I had the radio on. – Marilyn Monroe


7.
It's not too much fun to know yourself too well or think you do–everyone needs a little conceit to carry them through & past the falls.— Marilyn Monroe


8.
It's nice to be included in people's fantasies but you also like to be accepted for your own sake. – Marilyn Monroe


9.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.— Marilyn Monroe


10.
It's better for the whole world to know you, even as a sex star, than never to be known at all.— Marilyn Monroe


11.
It's all make believe, isn't it?— Marilyn Monroe


12.
It was the creative part that kept me going, trying to be an actress. I enjoy acting when you really hit it right.— Marilyn Monroe


13.
It stirs up envy, fame does. People you run into feel that, well, who does she think she is, Marilyn Monroe? They feel fame gives them some kind of privilege to walk up to you and say anything to you, you know, of any kind of nature – and it won't hurt your feelings.— Marilyn Monroe


14.
It is wonderful to have someone praise you, to be desired. – Marilyn Monroe


15.
In Hollywood a girl's virtue is much less important than her hairdo. You're judged by how you look, not by what you are. Hollywood's a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for kiss, and fifty cents for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for the fifty.— Marilyn Monroe


16.
In fact, my popularity seems almost entirely a masculine phenomenon. – Marilyn Monroe


17.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. ― Marilyn Monroe


18.
I'm very definitely a woman and I enjoy it.— Marilyn Monroe


19.
I'm trying to find myself as a person, sometimes that's not easy to do. Millions of people live their entire lives without finding themselves. But it is something I must do. The best way for me to find myself as a person is to prove to myself that I am an actress.— Marilyn Monroe


20.
I'm selfish, impatient, and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I'm out of control, and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best. – Marilyn Monroe


21.
I'm one of the world's most self-conscious people. I really have to struggle. – Marilyn Monroe


22.
I'm not interested in money, I just want to be wonderful.— Marilyn Monroe


23.
I'm looking forward to becoming a marvelous – excuse the word marvelous – character actress. like Marie Dressler, like Will Rogers. – Marilyn Monroe


24.
I'm going to be a great movie star some day.– Marilyn Monroe


25.
I'm for the individual as opposed to the corporation. The way it is the individual is the underdog, and with all the things a corporation has going for them the individual comes out banged on her head. The artist is nothing. It's really tragic.— Marilyn Monroe


26.
I'm a failure as a woman. My men expect so much of me, because of the image they've made of me—and that I've made of myself—as a sex symbol. They expect bells to ring and whistles to whistle, but my anatomy is the same as any other woman's and I can't live up to it ― Marilyn Monroe


27.
I'll think I have a few wonderful friends and all of a sudden, ooh, here it comes. They do a lot of things. They talk about you to the press, to their friends, tell stories, and you know, it's disappointing. – Marilyn Monroe


28.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty. ― Marilyn Monroe


29.
If your man is a sports enthusiast, you may have to resign yourself to his spouting off in a monotone on a prize fight, football game or pennant race. – Marilyn Monroe


30.
If you spend your life competing with business men, what do you have? A bank account and ulcers! – Marilyn Monroe


31.
If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything. ― Marilyn Monroe


32.
If there is only one thing in my life that I am proud of, it's that I've never been a kept woman. – Marilyn Monroe


33.
If I'm a star, then the people made me a star.– Marilyn Monroe


34.
If I'd observed all the rules, I'd never have got anywhere.— Marilyn Monroe


35.
If I play a stupid girl, and ask a stupid question, I've got to follow it through. What am I supposed to do, look intelligent?— Marilyn Monroe


36.
If I had observed all the rules, I'd never have gotten anywhere.— Marilyn Monroe


37.
If fame goes by, so long, I've had you, fame. If it goes by, I've always known it was fickle. So at least it's something I experienced, but that's not where I live.— Marilyn Monroe


38.
If a star or studio chief or any other great movie personages find themselves sitting among a lot of nobodies, they get frightened – as if somebody was trying to demote them. – Marilyn Monroe


39.
I would have told her then she was the only thing that I could love in this dying world but the simple word "love" itself already died and went away. ― Marilyn Monroe


40.
I won't be satisfied until people want to hear me sing without looking at me.— Marilyn Monroe


41.
I wish I knew why I am so anguished. – Marilyn Monroe


42.
I watched the faces of the listeners when the minister would cry out how much God loved them and how much they needed to set themselves right with God. They were faces without any argument in them, just tired faces that were glad to hear Somebody loved them.— Marilyn Monroe


43.
I was surprised to be so crazy about Joe. I expected a flashy New York sports type, and instead I met this reserved guy who didn't make a pass at me right away! He treated me like something special. Joe is a very decent man, and he makes other people feel decent, too.— Marilyn Monroe


44.
I was never used to being happy, so that wasn't something I ever took for granted. I did sort of think, you know, marriage did that. You see, I was brought up differently from the average American child because the average child is brought up expecting to be happy – that's it, successful, happy, and on time.— Marilyn Monroe


45.
I was brought up differently than the average American child because the average child is brought up expecting to be happy. – Marilyn Monroe


46.
I wanted to ask a thousand questions, but there was no one to ask. Besides I knew that people only told lies to children-lies about everything from soup to Santa Claus. ― Marilyn Monroe


47.
I want to grow old without facelifts… I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I've made. Sometimes I think it would be easier to avoid old age, to die young, but then you'd never complete your life, would you? You'd never wholly know you.– Marilyn Monroe


48.
I want to be an artist, an actress with integrity, and that includes all kinds of parts. – Marilyn Monroe


49.
I want the world to see my body.— Marilyn Monroe


50.
I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night, 'There must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me dreaming of being a movie star.' But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest. – Marilyn Monroe


51.
I used to say to myself, "What the devil have you got to be proud about, Marilyn Monroe?" And I'd answer, "Everything, everything".— Marilyn Monroe


52.
I used to get the feeling, and sometimes I still get it, that sometimes I was fooling somebody; I don't know who or what, maybe myself. –  – Marilyn Monroe


53.
I think that when you are famous every weakness is exaggerated.— Marilyn Monroe


54.
I think that sexuality is only attractive when it's natural and spontaneous.— Marilyn Monroe


55.
I think one of the basic reasons men make good friends is that they can make up their minds quickly. – Marilyn Monroe


56.
I think I have always had a little humor. – Marilyn Monroe


57.
I sleep in the nude but I pull the sheets up.— Marilyn Monroe


58.
I said pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together. ― Marilyn Monroe


59.
I restore myself when I'm alone.— Marilyn Monroe


60.
I remember when I was in high school I didn't have a new dress for each special occasion. The girls would bring the fact to my attention, not always too delicately. The boys, however, never bothered with the subject. They were my friends, not because of the size of my wardrobe but because they liked me. – Marilyn Monroe

 

61.
A woman knows by intuition, or instinct, what is best for herself.— Marilyn Monroe


62.
A woman can't be alone. She needs a man. A man and a woman support and strengthen each other. She just can't do it by herself. – Marilyn Monroe


63.
A woman can bring a new love to each man she loves, providing there are not too many. – Marilyn Monroe


64.
A wise girl knows her limits, a smart girl knows that she has none.— Marilyn Monroe


65.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.— Marilyn Monroe


66.
A strong man doesn't have to be dominant toward a woman. He doesn't match his strength against a woman weak with love for him. He matches it against the world.― Marilyn Monroe


67.
A smart girl leaves before she is left. – Marilyn Monroe


68.
A sex-symbol becomes a thing, I just hate being a thing. But if I'm going to be a symbol of something I'd rather have it sex than some other things we've got symbols of.— Marilyn Monroe


69.
A man makes you feel important – makes you glad you are a woman. – Marilyn Monroe


70.
A man is more frank and sincere with his emotions than a woman. We girls, I'm afraid, have a tendency to hide our feelings. – Marilyn Monroe


71.
A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her ― Marilyn Monroe


72.
A friend tells you what you want to hear;a best friend tells you the truth. ― Marilyn Monroe

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