If there is only one thing in my life that I am proud of, it's that I've never been a kept woman.
Quote by Marilyn Monroe
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A man has a tendency to accept you the way you are, while most women immediately start to pick flaws and want to change you.
If your man is a sports enthusiast, you may have to resign yourself to his spouting off in a monotone on a prize fight, football game or pennant race.
The fact is that I find more most men are more open, more generous, and much more stimulating than the majority of females I know.
I don't know if high society is different in other cities, but in Hollywood, important people can't stand to be invited someplace that isn't full of other important people. They don't mind a few unfamous people being present because they make good listeners.
My work is the only ground I've ever had to stand on. I seem to have a whole superstructure with no foundation but I'm working on the foundation.
I think one of the basic reasons men make good friends is that they can make up their minds quickly.
What good am I? I can't have kids. I can't cook. I've been divorced three times. Who would want me?
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot.
I have noticed... that men usually leave married women alone and are inclined to treat all wives with respect. This is no great credit to married women.
Someday I want to have children and give them all the love I never had.
The more sand has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
It is good taste, and good taste alone, that possesses the power to sterilize and is always the first handicap to any creative functioning.
Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone - we find it with another.
Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not made a fool by it, may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape.
I just drank eighteen whiskies. That must be a record.
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.
I see 30 to 40 gallery shows a week, and no matter what kind of mood I'm in, no matter how bad the art is, I almost always feel better afterward. I can learn as much from bad art as from good.
The best thing I've learned is, if you're going out, never go out alone - you leave yourself vulnerable. If you've got someone else there you trust, they can say, be wary of that person. I probably used to be too trusting of people.
My nature just changes.
Natural history is not about producing fables.