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#1. I don't give a damn about marriage. But I do care about honor. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#2. It is the ordinary woman who knows something about love; the gorgeous ones are too busy being gorgeous. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#3. If you want to change attitudes, start with a change in behavior. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#4. Life can be wildly tragic at times, and I've had my share. But whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#5. I always wanted to be a movie actress. I thought it was very romantic. And it was. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#6. As one goes through life, one learns that if you don't paddle your own canoe, you don't move. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#7. How wonderful are the women and men in the world who feed us. Especially those who feed us with no salary. The mothers - I thought. The wives. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#8. You are the only person you can actually change - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#9. I'm what is known as gradually disintegrating. I don't fear the next world, or anything. I don't fear hell, and I don't look forward to heaven. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#10. If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#11. Man who stands on toilet, gets high on pot! - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#12. I think all good actors are personalities. If they're not, they're not stars. What makes you a star is horsepower. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#13. A boy sows a wild oat or two, the world winks. A girl does the same
scandal. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#14. Don't moan, don't whine, don't blame. Just get on with it. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#15. I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#16. The only time I am ever miserable is when I do something just for the money. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#17. To live creatively free, do what you know how to do now, then 'act as if' you know how to do the rest. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#18. What the hell-you might be right, you might be wrong ... but don't just avoid. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#19. Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#20. Only the really plain people know about love - the very fascinating ones try so hard to create an impression that they soon exhaust their talents. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#21. You give because you love and cannot help giving. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#22. Love fattens on smooth words. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#23. Children need boundaries, so they can know how far they have to go to get beyond them. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#24. Be yourself, it's a tough act to follow. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#25. The notion that work is a burden is a terrible mistake. Working and facing up to one's responsibilities: That's happiness. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#26. Its a force of life, sex; you cant deny the thrill of riding high, wide and handsome with someone you love. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#27. I am an atheist and that's it. I believe there's nothing we can know except that we should be kind to each other and do what we can for other people. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#28. It's life isn't it? You plow ahead and make a hit. And you plow on and someone passes you. Then someone passes them. Time levels. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#29. I would have made a terrible parent. The first time my child didn't do what I wanted, I'd kill him. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#30. It is the plain women who know about love; the beautiful women are too busy being fascinating. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#31. The woman's position in the world today is so much harder than a man's that it makes me choke every time I hear a man complain about anything. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#32. Who is Katharine Hepburn? It took me a long time to create that creature. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#33. It would be a terrific innovation if you could get your mind to stretch a little further than the next wisecrack. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#34. I don't care what is written about me as long as it isn't true. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#35. Time is the stuff of which life is made. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#36. [Lauren Bacall] and Bogie seemed to have the most enormous opinion of each other's charms, and when they fought it was with the utter confidence of two cats locked deliciously in the same cage. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#37. I can remember walking as a child. It was not customary to say you were fatigued. It was customary to complete the goal of the expedition. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#38. I've always thought men and women are not too well suited to each other. It's inevitable that they should come together, but, again, how well suited are they to live together in the same house? - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#39. A sharp knife cuts the quickest and hurts the least. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#40. Life's what's important. Walking, houses, family. Birth and pain and joy - and then death. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#41. You never feel that you have fame. It's always in back of you. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#42. To put it simply: There was no bunk about Bogie. He was a man. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#43. As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#44. What in the world would we do without our libraries? - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#45. I realised long ago that skirts are hopeless. Anytime I hear a man say he prefers a woman in a skirt, I say, 'Try one. Try a skirt.' - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#46. I find a woman's point of view much grander and finer than a man's. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#47. Life is very hard, isn't it? It does kill you, after all. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#48. If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#49. Kindness is one of the greatest gifts you can bestow upon another. If someone is in need, lend them a helping hand. Do not wait for a thank you. True kindness lies within the act of giving without the expectation of something in return. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#50. Life is to be lived. If you have to support yourself, you had bloody well better find some way that is going to be interesting. And you don't do that by sitting around. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#51. I was born lucky, and I have lived lucky. What I had was used. What I still have is being used. Lucky. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#52. People have grown fond of me, like some old building. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#53. I have no romantic feelings about age. Either you are interesting at any age or you are not. There is nothing particularly interesting about being old-or being young for that matter. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#54. Without discipline, there's no life at all. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#55. The calla lilies are in bloom again. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#56. What you see before you, my friend, is the result of a lifetime of chocolate. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#57. Enemies are so stimulating. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#58. My greatest strength is common sense. I'm really a standard brand - like Campbell's tomato soup or Baker's chocolate. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#59. We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#60. Few people know what they mean when they say, "I love you." ... Well, what does the word love mean? It means total interest. I think the reason very few people really fall in love with anyone is they're not willing to pay the price. The price is you have to adjust yourself to them. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#61. I was brought up by two extremely intelligent people who gave me the greatest gift that man can give anyone, and that is freedom from fear. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#62. Never complain. Never explain. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#63. There are no laurels in life, just new challenges. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#64. I truly believe that people do the best they can. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#65. I'm a legend because I've survived over a long period of time and still seem to be master of my fate - I'm still paddling the goddamned boat myself. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#66. I have always lived my life exactly as I wanted. I've tried to please no one but myself ... but I'm entirely content. I can sit back in my old age and not regret a single moment, not wish to change a single thing. It's what I wish for you ... a life with no regrets. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#67. What acting means is that you've got to get out of your own skin. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#68. It's not what you start in life, it's what you finish. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#69. Acting is the most minor of gifts. After all, Shirley Temple could do it when she was four. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#70. If it interests you, they don't have to pay you. It's a fascinating business anyway-it's very nice to be paid-but when you do thrilling material, it's like buying a piece of furniture that's really good. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#71. Don't give in! Make your own trail. Don't moan. Don't complain. Think positively. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#72. The time to make up your mind about people is never. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#73. The terrible thing about acting in the theater is that you have to do it at night. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#74. I loved Spencer Tracy. I would have done anything for him. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#75. Show me an actress who isn't a personality and I'll show you a woman who isn't a star. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#76. I never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#77. You learn in life that the only person you can really correct and change is yourself. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#78. It's a rather rude gesture, but at least it's clear what you mean. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#79. Live dangerously. There's a lot to be said for sinning. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#80. Nobody owes anybody anything; it's up to each individual to set high standards for himself or herself, and to set about working hard and creating a solid future. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#81. I don't fear death, it must be like a long sleep. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#82. If you're given a choice between money and sex appeal, take the money. As you get older, the money will become your sex appeal. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#83. The lack of work destroys people. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#84. Life is hard. After all, it kills you. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#85. I could peel you like a pear and god himself would see the justice in it. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#86. My father had been disgusted and heartsick over the fact that I wanted to act. Thought it a silly profession closely allied to street-walking. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#87. I've made forty-three pictures. Naturally I'm adorable in all of them. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#88. The calla lilies are in bloom again. Such a strange flower - suitable to any occasion. I carried them on my wedding day, and now I place them here in memory of something that has died. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#89. With all the opportunities I had, I could have done more. And if I'd done more, I could have been quite remarkable. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#90. If you survive long enough, you're revered-rather like an old building. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#91. Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get - only with what you are expecting to give - which is everything - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#92. Acting is the perfect idiot's profession. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#93. It's a business you go into because you're an egocentric. It's a very embarrassing profession. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#94. Marriage is a series of desperate arguments people feel passionately about. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#95. All my life, I've stayed at parties too long because I didn't know when to go. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#96. Afraid of death? Not at all. Be a great relief. Then I wouldn't have to talk to you. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#97. I think most of the people involved in any art always secretly wonder whether they are really there because they're good or there because they're lucky. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#98. If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#99. People think that I'm tough and strong and that I kicked my way through everything. But they are wrong. The truth is that when I was young I was adorable and a trembling wreck. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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#100. No part of marriage is the exclusive province of any one sex. - Author: Katharine Hepburn
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