"Experts on romance say for a happy marriage there has to be more than a passionate love. For a lasting union, they insist, there must be a genuine liking for each other. Which, in my book, is a good definition for friendship."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Marilyn Monroe on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Marilyn Monroe on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Marilyn Monroe on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Marilyn Monroe on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Marilyn Monroe on Abraham Lincoln
"Sometimes I think it would be easier to avoid old age, to die young, but then you'd never complete your life, would you? You'd never wholly know you."
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."
"I restore myself when I'm alone."
"It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone - so far."
"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."