"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."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Marilyn Monroe on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Marilyn Monroe on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Marilyn Monroe on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Marilyn Monroe on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Marilyn Monroe on Henry David Thoreau
"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."