Quotes Categories

Marilyn Monroe Quotes

(1926), American Actress

Husbands are chiefly good lovers when they are betraying their wives.

Category: Adultery

A sex symbol becomes a thing. I hate being a thing.

Category: Fame

Fame will go by and, so long, I've had you, fame. If it goes by, I've always known it was fickle. So at least it's something I experienced, but that's not where I live.

Category: Fame

Hollywood's a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss, and fifty cents for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for the fifty cents.

Category: Hollywood

I don't want to make money. I just want to be wonderful.

Category: Money

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.

Category: Protest

I've been on a calendar, but I've never been on time.

Category: Punctuality

I have been on a calendar, but never on time.

Category: Punctuality