Some Great Audrey Hepburn Quotes

Hepburn came into the limelight in 1953 after appearing as a lead in Roman Holiday. She won three awards for her performance in the movie including a BAFTA, Golden Globe and Academy Award.

Hepburn, Audrey

Her style and personality made her one of the most popular public figures.

  • The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters.
  • Anyone who does not believe in miracles is not a realist.
  • There is one difference between a long life and a great dinner; in the dinner, the sweet things come last.
  • I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
  • For my whole life, my favorite activity was reading. It’s not the most social pastime.
  • For me the only things of interests are those linked to the heart.
  • A woman can be beautiful as well as intellectual.
  • I don’t take my life seriously, but I do take what I do – in my life – seriously –
  • Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!
  • There are certain shades of limelight that can wreck a girl’s complexion.
  • When you have nobody you can make a cup of tea for, when nobody needs you, that’s when I think life is over.
  • And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows!
  • The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.
  • I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles
  • For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
  • Let’s face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of people; it does for me.
  • Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.
  • Everything I learned I learned from the movies.
  • Your heart just breaks, that’s all. But you can’t judge or point fingers. You just have to be lucky enough to find someone who appreciates you.
  • You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
  • I’ve been lucky. Opportunities don’t often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them.
  • As a matter of fact, I rather feel like expressing myself now.
  • My greatest ambition is to have a career without becoming a career woman.
  • Why change? Everyone has his own style. When you have found it, you should stick to it.
  • I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important thing in a person.
  • I tried always to do better: saw always a little further. I tried to stretch myself.
  • Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book, and remembering – because you can’t take it in all at once.
  • If I’m honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
  • I’m an introvert… I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky.
  • The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.
  • Some people dream of having a big swimming pool. With me, it’s closets.
  • I never think of myself as an icon. What is in other people’s minds is not in my mind. I just do my thing.
  • The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mole, but true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she knows.