Marilyn Monroe quote on life


Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about
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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left
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Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together


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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
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Always, always, always believe in yourself, because if you don't, then who will, Sweetie? So keep your head high, keep your chin up, and most importantly, keep smiling, because life's a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about
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A wise girl knows her limits, a smart girl knows that she has none
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Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition
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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
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Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring
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This life is what you make it. No matter what, you’re going to mess up sometimes, it’s a universal truth
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The real lover is the man who can thrill you just by touching your head or smiling into your eyes - or just by staring into space
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I am good, but not an angel. I do sin but I am not the devil. I am pretty, but not beautiful. I have friends but I am not a peacemaker..
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Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about
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No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they're pretty, even if they aren't
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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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If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty
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Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world
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If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything
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It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone
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A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her
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Sex is a part of nature. I go along with nature
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I restore myself when I’m alone
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A woman knows by intuition, or instinct, what is best for herself
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They've said I want to direct pictures. I couldn't direct traffic
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In spite of everything life is not without hope
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The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream
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If I'd observed all the rules I'd never have got anywhere
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You never know what life is like, until you have lived it
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We should all start to live before we get too old. Fear is stupid. So are regrets
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Happiness is the most important thing in the world, without it, you live a life of depression
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I don't mind living in a man's world as long as I can be a woman in it
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People respect you because they feel you've survived hard times and endured and although you've become famous, you haven't become phony
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I guess I have always been deeply terrified to really be someone's wife since I know from life one cannot love another, ever, really
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Respect is one of life's greatest treasures. I mean, what does it all add up to if you don't have that?
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Sometimes I feel my whole life has been one big rejection
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Nothing's ever easy as long as you go on living
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I live to succeed, not to please you or anyone else
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Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are
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Just because you fail once doesn't mean you're gonna fail at everything
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I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night, 'There must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest
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Within crisis are the seeds of opportunity
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I have feelings too. I am still human. All I want is to be loved, for myself and for my talent
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Sometimes you miss someone so much that you forget you are better without them
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Men who think that a woman's past love affairs lessen her love for them are usually stupid and weak. A woman can bring a new love to each man she loves, providing there are not too many
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Men are always ready to respect anything that bores them
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Husbands are chiefly good as lovers when they are betraying their wives
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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
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How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself
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People had a habit of looking at me as if I were some kind of mirror instead of a person. They didn't see me, they saw their own lewd thoughts, then they white-masked themselves by calling me the lewd one
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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
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I knew I belonged to the public and to the world, not because I was talented or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else
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Creativity has got to start with humanity and when you're a human being, you feel, you suffer
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I love to do the things the censors won't pass
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Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world
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I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot
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We are all of us stars, and we deserve to twinkle
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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
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It's not true that I had nothing on. I had the radio on
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Just because you fall once, doesn't mean you're fall at everything. Keep trying, hold on, and always trust yourself, because if you don't then who will?
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Your clothes should be tight enough to show you're a woman but loose enough to show you're a lady
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The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up
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Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don't feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn
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I read poetry to save time
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I don't want to make money, I just want to be wonderful
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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
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I never wear stockings or underclothes because I think it is important to breathe freely
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It's better for the whole world to know you, even as a sex star, than never to be known at all
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I don't want to play sex roles any more. I'm tired of being known as the girl with the shape
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Fame is fickle and I know it. It has its compensations, but it also has its drawbacks and I've experienced them both
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I am alone; I am always alone no matter what