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Marilyn Monroe Quotes


99 Marilyn Monroe quotes:



"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."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Happiness Quotes
"Well behaved women rarely make history."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: History Quotes
"Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Hollywood Quotes
"I used to think as I looked at the Hollywood night, 'there must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest.'"
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Girls Quotes
"People had a habit of looking at me as if I were some kind of mirror instead of a person. They didn't see me, they saw their own lewd thoughts, then they white-masked themselves by calling me the lewd one."
"As of today, I have absolutely no regrets. I think I am a mature person who can take things in stride. I'm grateful for people in my past. They helped me get to where I am, wherever that is. But now, I am thinking for myself and sitting in on all the business transactions."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Life Quotes
"I don't mind living in a man's world as long as I can be a woman in it."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Living Quotes
"I always felt insecure and in the way — but most of all I felt scared. I guess I wanted love more than anything else in the world."
"Men are so willing to respect anything that bores them."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Men Quotes
"Dogs have never hurt me. Only men have."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"With fame, you know, you can read about yourself, somebody else's ideas about you, but what's important is how you feel about yourself--for survival and living day to day with what comes up."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"I never wear stockings or underclothes because I think it is important to breathe freely."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"It stirs up envy, fame does. People...feel fame gives them some kind of privilege to walk up to you and say anything to you--and it won't hurt your feelings--like it's happening to your clothing."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"People ask me if I am going on making cheesecake pictures now that I'm a star. My answer is that as long as there is a boy in Korea who wants a pinup of me, I'll go on posing for them."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"He [Arthur Miller] wouldn't have married me if I had been nothing but a dumb blonde."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"I used to get the feeling, and sometimes I still get it, that I was fooling somebody-I don't know who or what-maybe myself. I have feelings some days when there are scenes with a lot of responsiblity, and I'll wish, gee, if only I would have been a cleaning woman."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"They've said I want to direct pictures. I couldn't direct traffic."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"I'm going to be a great movie star some day."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"Unfortunately, I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Freedom Quotes
"Say good-bye to Pat, say good-bye to Jack and say good-bye to yourself, because you're a nice guy."



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