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Published on October 4th, 2010 | by Yellow Magpie


Marilyn Monroe Quotes: An Acting Legacy In Words

Marilyn Monroe Quotes

Here is a choice selection of Marilyn Monroe quotes.

‘The trouble with censors is that they worry if a girl has cleavage. They ought to worry if a girl has none.’

‘A sex symbol becomes a thing. I just hate to be a thing.’

‘Dogs never bite me. Just humans.’

‘Husbands are chiefly as good as lovers when they are betraying their wives.’

‘If I had observed all the rules, I’d never have got anywhere.’

‘I’ve been on a calendar, but I’ve never been on time.’

‘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 Quotes And Jane Russel 1953

‘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.’

‘All little girls should be told they are pretty, even if they aren’t.’

‘It’s often just enough to be with someone. I don’t need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You’re not alone.’

‘Sex is part of nature. I go along with nature.’

‘My work is the only ground I’ve ever had to stand on. I seem to have a whole superstructure with no foundation but I’m working on the foundation.’

‘The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.’

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