Marilyn Monroe quotes
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am 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.
It's not true that I had nothing on. I had the radio on.
Cutting negative people from my life does not mean I hate them, it simply means I respect me.
To all the girls that think you're fat because you're not a size zero, you're the beautiful one, its society who's ugly.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for the fifty cents.
Boys think girls are like books, If the cover doesn't catch their eye they won't bother to read what's inside.
Just because you fall once, doesn't mean you're going to fall at everything. Keep trying, hold on, and always trust yourself, because if you don't then who will??
All Marilyn Monroe quotes ⇑
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
We are all born sexual creatures, thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
I've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother to find out who and what I was. Instead, they would invent a character for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They were obviously loving somebody I wasn't.
I used to think as I looked out on 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.
Your clothes should be tight enough to show you're a woman but loose enough to show you're a lady
I am invariably late for appointments - sometimes as much as two hours. I've tried to change my ways but the things that make me late are too strong, and too pleasing.
I could never pretend something I didn't feel. I could never make love if I didn't love, and if I loved I could no more hide the fact than change the color of my eyes.
No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they're pretty, even if they aren't.
That's the way you feel when you're beaten inside. You don't feel angry at those who've beaten you. You just feel ashamed.
Just because you fail once doesn't mean you're gonna fail at everything.
Dogs never bite me. Just humans.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
A sex symbol becomes a thing. I hate being a thing.
When you're young and healthy you can plan on Monday to commit suicide, and by Wednesday you're laughing again.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Looking back, I guess I used to play-act all the time. For one thing, it meant I could live in a more interesting world than the one around me.