Marilyn Monroe Quotes: Top 10 Best & Most Famous Quotes

92 years ago today, June 1 a star was born, and her name was Marilyn Monroe. This triple threat; model, actress, and singer was most famous for her “bombshell blonde” roles she played in films. Monroe was one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s for playing roles in films like “Niagara” and her most successful box-office film “The Seven Year Itch.” Even though she was so iconic back in the 50s Marilyn Monroe is still an important icon in pop culture today. She was a hopeless romantic at heart, but even romance couldn’t stop this feminist from making a mark in history for women to this day. Monroe was married three different times, with her first marriage at only 16 years old. She later went on to marry baseball star Joe DiMaggio as well as playwright Authur Miller. As Monroe rose to fame, more of her life especially her personal life was highly publicized. The limelight got the best of this superstar as her issues with substance abuse, depression and anxiety only got worse with time. The actress was found dead from substance abuse in her home on August 5, 1962, at only 36 years old. Take a look at Marilyn Monroe’s top 10 best quotes of all time.


“I don’t stop when I’m tired. I only stop when I’m done.”


“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius, and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.”


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


“The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.”


“Fear is stupid. So are regrets.”


“One of the best things that ever happened to me is that I’m a woman. That’s how all females should feel.”


“I restore myself when I’m alone.”


“A wise girl kisses but doesn’t love, listens but doesn’t believe, and leaves before she is left.”


“Boys think girls are like books, if the cover doesn’t catch their eye they won’t bother to read what’s inside.”


“Dreaming about being an actress is more exciting than being one.”

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