"I think that when you are famous every weakness is exaggerated."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Marilyn Monroe on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Marilyn Monroe on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Marilyn Monroe on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Marilyn Monroe on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Marilyn Monroe on Ambrose Bierce
"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."