Marilyn Monroe, born Norma Jeane Baker

Marilyn
Monroe, born Norma Jeane Baker
1926
1962

American Movie Star, Model and Showgirl

Author Quotes

Too often they don't realize what they have until it's gone... they're too stubborn to say, 'Sorry, I was wrong' they hurt the ones closest to their hearts, and we let the most foolish things tear us apart.

When I was five I think, that's when I started wanting to be an actress.

You know, most people really don't know me.

Try to enjoy myself when I can - I'll be miserable enough as it is.

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.

You might as well make yourself fly as to make yourself love.

Trying to build myself up with the fact that i have done things right that were even good and have had moments that were excellent but the bad is heavier to carry around and feel have no confidence.

When it comes to gossip, I have to readily admit men are as guilty as women.

You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.

Unfortunately, I am involved in a freedom ride protesting the loss of the minority rights belonging to the few remaining earthbound stars. All we demanded was our right to twinkle.

When you have a good friend that really cares for you and tries to stick in there with you, you treat them like nothing. Learn to be a good friend because one day you?re gonna look up and say i lost a good friend. Learn how to be respectful to your friends, don?t just start arguments with them and don?t tell them the reason, always remember your friends will be there quicker than your family. Learn to remember you got great friends. Don?t forget that and they will always care for you no matter what. Always remember to smile and look up at what you got in life.

Your clothes should be tight enough to show you are a woman, but lose enough to show you?re a lady.

Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are. I believe everything happens for a reason

When you have only a single dream it is more than likely to come true -- because you keep working toward it without getting mixed up.

You're beautiful society is ugly

We are all born sexual creatures, thank God, but it's a pity so many people despise and crush this natural gift.

When you?re famous you kind of run into human nature in a raw kind of way. It stirs up envy, fame does. People you run into feel that, well, who is she who does she think she is, Marilyn Monroe? They feel fame gives them some kind of privilege to walk up to you and say anything to you, you know, of any kind of nature and it won?t hurt your feelings. Like it?s happening to your clothing. One time here I am looking for a home to buy and I stopped at this place. A man came out and was very pleasant and cheerful, and said, ?Oh, just a moment, I want my wife to meet you.? Well, she came out and said, Will you please get off the premises? You?re always running into people?s unconscious.

We are all of us stars, and we deserve to twinkle.

When you?re young and healthy you can plan on Monday to commit suicide, and by Wednesday you?re laughing again.

We human beings are strange creatures and still reserve the right to think for ourselves.

When you're famous you kind of run into human nature in a raw kind of way. It stirs up envy, fame does.

What do I wear in bed? Why, Chanel No. 5, of course

Who said nights were for sleep?

What good am I? I can't have kids. I can't cook. I've been divorced three times. Who would want me?

Why is it you always meet people when you look your worst?

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First Name
Marilyn
Last Name
Monroe, born Norma Jeane Baker
Birth Date
1926
Death Date
1962
Bio

American Movie Star, Model and Showgirl