Marilyn Monroe

United States film actress noted for sex appeal (1926-1962)

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Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.
It is better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone else.
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.
I am not interested in money. I just want to be wonderful.
I don't mind living in a man's world as long as I can be a woman in it.
I'm very definitely a woman and I enjoy it.
Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.
Sex is a part of nature. I go along with nature.
Dogs never bite me. Just humans.
If I'd observed all the rules, I'd never have got anywhere
Ever notice that 'what the hell' is always the right decision
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream
I knew I belonged to the public and to the world, not because I was talented or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else.
If I'm a star, then the people made me a star.
I've been on a calendar, but I've never been on time.
An actress is not a machine, but they treat you like a machine. A money machine.
A career is wonderful, but you can't curl up with it on a cold night.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone - so far.
A sex symbol becomes a thing. I hate being a thing.
Dreaming about being an actress, is more exciting then being one.
Ever notice that what the hell is always the right decision?
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. - Quote
I don’t want anyone to see exactly where I live, what my sofa or my fireplace looks like Source:
I have too many fantasies to be a housewife. I guess I am a fantasy.
I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.
The thing I want more than anything else? I want to have children. I used to feel for every child I had, I would adopt another.
When it comes down to it. I let people think what they want. And if they care enough to bother with what I do, I already know I'm better than them.

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