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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.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: time  mistakes  hell  control 
     
    Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together
    — Marilyn Monroe
    If I'd observed all the rules I'd never have got anywhere.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: rules 
     
    I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: women  living  world  mind 
     
    It's not true that I had nothing on. I had the radio on.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: true 
     
    She was a girl who knew how to be happy even when she was sad. And that's important-you know
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: sad  girls 
     
    It's far better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone - so far.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: alone 
     
    If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: women 
     
    I learned to walk as a baby and I haven't had a lesson since.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: lessons 
     
    I've been on a calendar, but never on time.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: time 
     
    I'm not interested in money, I just want to be wonderful.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: money 
     
    Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: people 
     
    Sex is part of nature. I go along with nature.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: nature  sex 
     
    A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: girls 
     
    A sex symbol becomes a thing. I hate being a thing.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: hate  sex 
     
    Your clothes should be tight enough to show you're a woman but loose enough to show you're a lady
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: women 
     
    How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: men  women  world  wrong 
     
    Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: world  girls  right 
     
    Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: beauty  madness  genius 
     
    I was honoured when they asked me to appear at the president's birthday rally in Madison Square Garden. There was like a hush over the whole place when I came on to sing 'Happy Birthday,' like if I had been wearing a slip, I would have thought it was showing or something. I thought, 'Oh, my gosh, what if no sound comes out!'
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: thoughts  garden 
     
    My dinners at home are startlingly simple. Every night, I stop at the market near my hotel and pick up a steak, lamb chops or some liver, which I broil in the electric oven in my room. I usually eat four or five raw carrots with my meat, and that is all. I must be part rabbit; I never get bored with raw carrots.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: night 
     
    Sometimes, wearing a scarf and a polo coat and no makeup and with a certain attitude of walking, I go shopping or just look at people living. But then, you know, there will be a few teenagers who are kind of sharp, and they'll say, 'Hey, just a minute. You know who I think that is?' And they'll start tailing me. And I don't mind.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    I have never cared especially for outdoor sports and have no desire to excel at tennis, swimming, or golf. I'll leave those things to the men.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: desires  men  golf 
     
    When I was five, I think, that's when I started wanting to be an actress. I loved to play. I didn't like the world around me because it was kind of grim, but I loved to play house. It was like you could make your own boundaries.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: world 
     
    If I close my eyes and think of Hollywood, all I see is one big varicose vein.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: eyes 
     
    A wise girl knows her limits, a smart girl knows that she has none.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: smart  girls  wise 
     
    Sometimes good things fall apart so better things could fall together.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    Maybe I'll never be able to do what I hope to, but at least I have hope.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: hope 
     
    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.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: care 
     
    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.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: strong 
     
    A smart girl is one who knows how to play tennis, golf, piano - and dumb.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: smart  girls  golf 
     
    A girl does not need anyone who does not need her.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: girls 
     
    Promises are worse than lies. You don't just make them believe, you also make them hope.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: believe  lies  hope 
     
    Always remember to smile and look up at what you got in life.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: smile 
     
    I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: courage 
     
    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.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: believe  girls  wise  kiss 
     
    The sky is not the limit. Your mind is
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: sky  mind 
     
    I don't forgive people because I'm weak, I forgive them because I am strong enough to know people make mistakes.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: people  mistakes  strong 
     
    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.
    — Marilyn Monroe
    tags: society  beautiful  girls 
     
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    marilyn monroe
    Birth    : June 1, 1926
    Death  : August 5, 1962
    Occupation  : Actress

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