Quotes and Comments by Marilyn Monroe
I don't know
quite why, but somehow I feel
they know that I mean what I do, both when I'm
on the screen or when if I see them in person
and greet them. That I really always do mean
hello, and how are you? In their fantasies they
feel "Gee,it can happen to me!"
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.
is I've never fooled anyone. I've let people
They didn't bother to find out who and what
I was. Instead they would invent a character
for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They were
somebody I wasn't. When they found this out,
they would blame me for disillusioning them
and fooling them.
I stood naked
in front of my full-length mirror for a long
yesterday. I was all made up with my hair done.
What did I see? My breasts are beginning to
sag a bit. My waist isnt bad. My ass is
what it should be, the best
there is. Legs, knees and ankles still shapely.
And my feet are not too big. Ok, Marilyn,
you have it all there. It is decision
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