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20 of Marilyn Monroe's Most Beautiful Quotes on Love, Life and Stardom

If you're having a bad day, these will snap you right out of it.

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    "Millions of people live their entire lives without finding themselves. But it is something I must do."

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    "Fear is stupid. So are regrets."

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    "If I'd observed all the rules, I'd never got anywhere."

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    "Dreaming about being an actress is more exciting than being one."

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

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    "I restore myself when I'm alone."

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    "I defy gravity."

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    "I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I'm out of control, and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you don't deserve me at my best."

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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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    "If you can make a girl laugh, you can make her do anything."

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

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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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    "One of the best things that ever happened to me is that I'm a woman. That is the way all females should feel. "

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

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    "Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul."

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

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    "I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am just a small girl in a big world trying to find someone to love."

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

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    Never Forget Marilyn's Words

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  • With husband Arthur Miller, 1956.

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  • Niagara, 1953.

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  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1953.

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