"It's a business you go into because your an egocentric. It's a very embarrassing profession."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Katharine Hepburn on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Katharine Hepburn on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Katharine Hepburn on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Katharine Hepburn on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Katharine Hepburn on Abraham Lincoln
"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."
"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."
"When I started out, I didn't have any desire to be an actress or to learn how to act. I just wanted to be famous."