marilyn monroe oldfilmsflicker missavagardner w. 1,127 notes
Each curve was in the right place, but like a painted illustration in Playboy magazine, each was conspicuously exaggerated. Socially she tried not to rock the boat. She was outgiving and charming. If you wanted to talk about yourself, she listened. She was defensively shy. If you wanted to talk about her, she blushed. It you wanted to sing, she joined the chorus.
- Joseph Cotten on Marilyn Monroe in Vanity Will Get You Somewhere