Marilyn Monroe Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old marilyn monroe quotes, marilyn monroe sayings, and marilyn monroe proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Dogs never bite me. Just humans.     

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I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!     

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Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about.     

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

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Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.     

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A smart girl leaves before she is left.     

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A girl doesn't need anyone who doesn't need her.     

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All a girl really wants is for one guy to prove to her that they are not all the same.     

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Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.     

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Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.     

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It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.     

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Dogs never bite me. Just humans.      

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Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn't that way. It would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of those around you.     

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Imperfection is beauty. Madness is genius. It is better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.     

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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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Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.     

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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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It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone - so far.     

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I believe everything happens for a reason. People change so you can learn to let go. Things go wrong so you can appreciate them when they're right. You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself.     

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

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

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Sweetie, if you're going to be two faced, at least make one of them pretty.     

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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.     

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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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Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.     

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Men who think that a woman's past love affairs lessen her love for them are usually stupid and weak.     

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Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.     

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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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