Marilyn Monroe Quotes


"Well behaved women rarely make history."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Advice|Celebrity|History|Life|Women


"I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Celebrity|Inspirational|Life|Wisdom


"A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Advice|Celebrity|Life|Love


"A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, leaves before she is left and forgets before she is forgotten."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Celebrity|Love|Wisdom|Women


"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."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Celebrity|Impatience|Inferiority|Life


"My illusions didn't have anything to do with being a fine actress. I knew how third rate I was. I could actually feel my lack of talent, as if it were cheap clothes I was wearing inside. But, my God, how I wanted to learn, to change, to improve!"
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Achievement|Acting/Actors|Education


"Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can come together."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Celebrity|Insight|Life|Wisdom


"If you can make a girl laugh - you can make her do anything."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Advice|Celebrity|Laughter|Women


 


"Designers want me to dress like spring, in billowing things. I don't feel like spring. I feel like a warm red autumn."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Autumn|Celebrity|Spring


"It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Advice|Celebrity|Happiness|Loneliness


"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."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Insight|Laughter|Life|Regret|Wisdom


"Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn't that way. It would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of those around you."
Marilyn Monroe


Topics: Celebrity|Envy|Jealousy|Success


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


Topics: Laughter|Wisdom|Women