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About Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn an American actress with a very broad range; comedy, romance, to drama.
Katharine was strong-willed and a self-proclaimed selfish person. She was known for her fierce independence and outspoken nature. She never had children due to her career being her 1st priority. She had a long 26 year affair with married actor, Spencer Tracy.
Katharine’s breakout role was in the Broadway show “The Warrior’s Husband”. She caught the attention of a Hollywood agent. She went on to co-star in her first film, “A Bill of Divorcement”, and she became an overnight star. In only her 3rd film, “Morning Glory”, she won an Academy Award for Best Actress. She is credited with having pioneered putting women into strong, leading film roles.
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Famous quotes by Katharine Hepburn
Acting is a nice childish profession - pretending you're someone else and, at the same time, selling yourself.Katharine Hepburn
As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work.Katharine Hepburn
Death will be a great relief. No more interviews.Katharine Hepburn
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.Katharine Hepburn
I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex.Katharine Hepburn
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.Katharine Hepburn
If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married.Katharine Hepburn
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.Katharine Hepburn
It's a business you go into because your an egocentric. It's a very embarrassing profession.Katharine Hepburn
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.Katharine Hepburn
Life is hard. After all, it kills you.Katharine Hepburn
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.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
Marriage is a series of desperate arguments people feel passionately about.Katharine Hepburn
My greatest strength is common sense. I'm really a standard brand - like Campbell's tomato soup or Baker's chocolate.Katharine Hepburn
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.Katharine Hepburn
Plain women know more about men than beautiful women do.Katharine Hepburn
Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.Katharine Hepburn
To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.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
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.Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn's Popularity
Katharine Hepburn was a famous American actress, who was born on May 12, 1907. As a person born on this date, Katharine Hepburn is listed in our database as the 3rd most popular celebrity for the day (May 12) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1907).
People born on May 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Katharine Hepburn is the 136th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Katharine Hepburn's birthday, Katharine Hepburn is the 1161st most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
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