Marilyn monroe

Marilyn Monroe Quotes

  • A career is born in public - talent in privacy.

  • A career is wonderful, but you can't curl up with it on a cold night.

  • All my stepchildren carried the burden of my fame. Sometimes they would read terrible things about me, and I'd worry about whether it would hurt them. I would tell them: 'Don't hide these things from me. I'd rather you ask me these things straight out, and I'll answer all your questions.'

  • A man has a tendency to accept you the way you are, while most women immediately start to pick flaws and want to change you.

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  • A man is more frank and sincere with his emotions than a woman. We girls, I'm afraid, have a tendency to hide our feelings.

  • A man makes you feel important - makes you glad you are a woman.

  • An actor is supposed to be a sensitive instrument.

  • An actress is not a machine, but they treat you like a machine. A money machine.

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

  • A smart girl leaves before she is left.

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  • A strong man doesn't have to be dominant toward a woman. He doesn't match his strength against a woman weak with love for him. He matches it against the world.

  • A woman can bring a new love to each man she loves, providing there are not too many.

  • A woman can't be alone. She needs a man. A man and a woman support and strengthen each other. She just can't do it by herself.

  • A woman knows by intuition, or instinct, what is best for herself.

  • Beauty and femininity are ageless and can't be contrived, and glamour, although the manufacturers won't like this, cannot be manufactured. Not real glamour; it's based on femininity.

  • Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.

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  • Being a sex symbol is a heavy load to carry, especially when one is tired, hurt and bewildered.

  • Confidentially, the type of male I find most enjoyable for a friend is one who has enough fire and assurance to speak up for his convictions.

  • Creativity has got to start with humanity and when you're a human being, you feel, you suffer. You're gay, you're sick, you're nervous or whatever.

  • Dogs never bite me - just humans.