Marilyn Monroe Quotes


99 Marilyn Monroe quotes:



"You can't sleep your way into being a star, though. It takes much, much more. But it helps. A lot of actresses get their first chance that way."
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"Wouldn't it be nice to be like men, just getting notches in your belt, having affairs with the most atttractive men . . . and not getting emotionally involved."
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"I don't understand why people aren't a little more generous with each other."
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"I won't be satisfied until people want to hear me sing without looking at me."
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"Everyone's a star and deserves the right to twinkle."
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"You would think all other women kept their bodies in vaults."
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"A photographer once told me that my two best points are between my waist and my neck."
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"People feel fame gives them some kind of privilege to walk up to you and say anything to you, of any kind of nature — and it won't hurt your feelings — like it's happening to your clothing."
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"I think cheesecake helps call attention to you. Then you can follow through and prove yourself."
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"My travels have always been of the same kind. No matter where I've gone or why I've gone there it ends up that I never see anything. Becoming a movie star is living on a merry-go-round. When you travel you take the merry-go-round with you. You don't see natives or new scenery. You see chiefly the same press agents, the same sort of interviewers, and the same picture layouts of yourself."
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"They 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."
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"I don't know if high society is different in other cities, but in Hollywood important people can't stand to be invited someplace that isn't full of other important people. They don't mind a few unfamous people being present because they make good listeners. But 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."
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"I've never been in a Hollywood fight or feud. I have the most wonderful memory for forgetting things."
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"I restore myself when I'm alone."
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"I feel as though it's all happening to someone right next to me. I'm close, I can feel it, I can hear it, but it isn't really me."
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"I used to say to myself, 'What the devil have you got to be proud about, Marilyn Monroe?' And I'd answer, 'Everything, everything,' and I'd walk slowly and turn my head slowly as if I were a queen."
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"I think if other girls know how bad I was when I started they'll be encouraged. I finally made up my mind I wanted to be an actress ~and I was not going to let my lack of confidence ruin my chances."
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"It's nice to be included in people's fantasies, but you also like to be accepted for your own sake."
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"I don't mind being burdened with being glamorous and sexual. But what goes with it can be a burden. We are all born sexual creatures, thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift."
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