"If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Katharine Hepburn on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Katharine Hepburn on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Katharine Hepburn on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Katharine Hepburn on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Katharine Hepburn on Mahatma Gandhi
"Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age, you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex, and at a certain age, I did that. But I'm past that age."
"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."
"It's a business you go into because your an egocentric. It's a very embarrassing profession."
"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."
"Death will be a great relief. No more interviews."