Quotes by Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, model, and singer. Famous for playing comic "blonde bombshell" characters, she became one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s and was emblematic of the era's attitudes towards sexuality.

Quotes by Marilyn Monroe

If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.

Laughing & Smile, SeductionMarilyn Monroe
 
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Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.

Craziness & Weirdness, PerfectMarilyn Monroe
 
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I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am just a small girl in a big world trying to find someone to love.

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Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.

Women, ShoesMarilyn Monroe
 
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I've spent most of my life running away from myself.

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To all the girls that think you’re ugly because you are not a size 0, you’re the beautiful one. It’s society who’s ugly.

Women, FashionMarilyn Monroe
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They will only care when you are gone .

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Nothing lasts forever. So live it up, drink it down, laugh it off, avoid the drama, take chances and never have regrets because at one point, everything you did was exactly what you wanted.

BeginningMarilyn Monroe
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I restore myself when I'm alone. A career is born in public - talent in privacy.

Solitude & Being Alone, CareerMarilyn Monroe
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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.

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I don't mind living in a man's world as long as I can be a woman in it.

Men, WomenMarilyn Monroe
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A career is wonderful, but you can't curl up with it on a cold night.

Money, CareerMarilyn Monroe
 
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Hollywood's a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.

Fame, HollywoodMarilyn Monroe
 
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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.

CharacterMarilyn Monroe
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