Marilyn Monroe Quotes


99 Marilyn Monroe quotes:



"I don't consider myself an intellectual. And this is not one of my aims. But I admire intellectual people."
"I want to continue my growth in every way."
"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
"I kept driving past the theatre with my name on the marquee. Was I excited. I wished they were using 'Norma Jeane' so that all the kids at the home and schools who never noticed me could see it."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Happiness Quotes
"Remember now, cheers, no tears..."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Happiness 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."
"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
"I am not interested in money. I just want to be wonderful."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Money Quotes
"I don't want to make money. I just want to be wonderful."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Money Quotes
"If I'd observed all the rules, I'd never have got anywhere"
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Rules 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
"Men are so willing to respect anything that bores them."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Men Quotes
"My marriage brought me neither happiness nor pain. My husband and I hardly spoke to each other. This wasn't because we were angry. We had nothing to say."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Marriage Quotes
"I like actors very much, but to marry one would be like marrying your brother. You look too much alike in the mirror."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Marriage Quotes
"I wanna guy I can look up to . . . I just gotta feel that whoever I marry has some real regard for me, aside from all that loving stuff."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Marriage Quotes
"My great ambition is to have people comment on my fine dramatic performances."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Success Quotes
"I'm looking forward to eventually becoming a marvelous - excuse the word marvelous - character actress. Like Marie Dressler, like Will Rogers."
Author: Monroe Quotes Category: Achievement Quotes
"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 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."
"A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesnt believe, and leaves before she is left."



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