Katharine Hepburn Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old katharine hepburn quotes, katharine hepburn sayings, and katharine hepburn proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules, you'll miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

Without discipline, there's no life at all.     

Katharine Hepburn

Plain women know more about men than beautiful women do.     

Katharine Hepburn

Acting is a nice childish profession - pretending you're someone else and, at the same time, selling yourself.     

Katharine Hepburn

Enemies are so stimulating.     

Katharine Hepburn

Life is hard. After all, it kills you.     

Katharine Hepburn

Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get — only with what you are expecting to give — which is everything.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules, you'll miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

People who want to be famous are really loners. Or they should be.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, only with what you are expecting to give, which is everything.     

Katharine Hepburn

Acting is the perfect idiot's profession.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you always do what interest you, then at least one person is pleased.     

Katharine Hepburn

A sharp knife cuts the quickest and hurts the least.     

Katharine Hepburn

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.     

Katharine Hepburn

Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if it doesn't interest you, don't do it - I would have made a terrible mother.     

Katharine Hepburn

As one goes through life, one learns that if you don't paddle your own canoe, you don't move.     

Katharine Hepburn

Trying to be fascinating is an asinine position to be in.     

Katharine Hepburn

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.     

Katharine Hepburn

Love fattens on smooth words.     

Katharine Hepburn

As one goes through life, one learns that if you don't paddle your own canoe, you don't move.     

Katharine Hepburn

A sharp knife cuts the quickest and hurts the least.     

Katharine Hepburn

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.      

Katharine Hepburn

If you want to change attitudes, start with a change in behavior.     

Katharine Hepburn