Audrey Hepburn Famous Quotes & Sayings

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100 Audrey Hepburn Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Happy girls are the prettiest girls. Happy girls are the prettiest girls.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Thursday? Oh no, it can't be! It's too gruesome. Thursday? Oh no, it can't be! It's too gruesome.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Why change? Everyone has his own style. When you have found it, you should stick Why change? Everyone has his own style. When you have found it, you should stick to it.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Can I have a silk nightgown with rosebuds on it? Can I have a silk nightgown with rosebuds on it?
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I think sex is overrated. I don't have sex appeal and I know it. As I think sex is overrated. I don't have sex appeal and I know it. As a matter of fact, I think I'm rather funny looking. My teeth are funny, for one thing, and I have none of the attributes usually required for a movie queen, including the shapeliness.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I have learnt how to live ... how to be in the world and of I have learnt how to live ... how to be in the world and of the world, and not just to stand aside and watch.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: A child is a child in any country, whatever the politics. Let's get down to A child is a child in any country, whatever the politics. Let's get down to basics. That's what a child forces you to do. Nothing else much matters, there is no complicated diplomacy, when a child is starving. It's simple. And we'd better do something about it. For our sakes, too. That is, if we want to continue to call ourselves human.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Good things aren't supposed to just fall into your lap. God is very generous, but Good things aren't supposed to just fall into your lap. God is very generous, but He expects you to do your part first.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I never thought I'd land in pictures with a face like mine. I never thought I'd land in pictures with a face like mine.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Happiness is health and a short memory! Happiness is health and a short memory!
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: When I wear a silk scarf I never feel so definitely like a woman, a When I wear a silk scarf I never feel so definitely like a woman, a beautiful woman
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: To be beautiful lips - say kind words. To my eyes were beautiful - radiate To be beautiful lips - say kind words. To my eyes were beautiful - radiate good. A woman's beauty is not in the clothes, not in its shape or hairstyle. Beauty woman in her eyes, because the eyes - is the gateway to the heart, where love lives.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: There is a moral obligation that those who have should give to those who don't. There is a moral obligation that those who have should give to those who don't.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: It is too much to hope that I shall keep up my success. I don't It is too much to hope that I shall keep up my success. I don't ask for that. All I shall do is my best- and hope.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: True beauty in a woman is reflected in the caring that she lovingly gives, the True beauty in a woman is reflected in the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Paris is always a good idea. Paris is always a good idea.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: When the chips are down, you are alone, and loneliness can be terrifying. Fortunately, I've When the chips are down, you are alone, and loneliness can be terrifying. Fortunately, I've always had a chum I could call. And I love to be alone. It doesn't bother me one bit. I'm my own company.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I'm half-Irish, half-Dutch, and I was born in Belgium. If I was a dog, I'd I'm half-Irish, half-Dutch, and I was born in Belgium. If I was a dog, I'd be in a hell of a mess!
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: It always boils down to the same thing - not only receiving love, but desperately It always boils down to the same thing - not only receiving love, but desperately needing to give it.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I never think about myself as an icon ... I just do my thing. I never think about myself as an icon ... I just do my thing.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: We all want to be loved, don't we? Everyone looks for a way of finding We all want to be loved, don't we? Everyone looks for a way of finding love. It's a constant search for affection in every walk of life.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: The 'Third World' is a term I don't like very much because we're all one The 'Third World' is a term I don't like very much because we're all one world. I want people to know that the largest part of humanity is suffering.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Well, it's nice being top banana in the shock department. Well, it's nice being top banana in the shock department.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: True friends are families which you can select. True friends are families which you can select.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you're exactly the same. Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you're exactly the same.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Taking care of children has nothing to do with politics. I think perhaps with time, Taking care of children has nothing to do with politics. I think perhaps with time, instead of there being a politicization of humanitarian aid, there will be a humanization of politics.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Laughing is the best calorie burner. Laughing is the best calorie burner.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: There is a science of war, but how strange that there isn't a science of There is a science of war, but how strange that there isn't a science of peace. There are colleges of war; why can't we study peace?
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Water is life, and clean water means health. Water is life, and clean water means health.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Elegance is the only beauty that never fades. Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.
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Audrey Hepburn Sayings: You can always tell what kind of a person a man really thinks you are You can always tell what kind of a person a man really thinks you are by the earrings he gives you.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: A woman can be beautiful as well as intellectual. A woman can be beautiful as well as intellectual.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I've been lucky. Opportunities don't often come along. So, when they do, you have to I've been lucky. Opportunities don't often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: On the one hand maybe I've remained infantile, while on the other I matured quickly, On the one hand maybe I've remained infantile, while on the other I matured quickly, because at a young age I was very aware of suffering and fear.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I believe in manicures.I believe in overdressing.I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipsitck. I believe in manicures.
I believe in overdressing.
I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipsitck.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: For me the only things of interests are those linked to the heart For me the only things of interests are those linked to the heart
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It's the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows & the beauty of a woman only grows with passing years.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: You go back. You search for what made you happy when you were smaller. We You go back. You search for what made you happy when you were smaller. We are all grown up children, really ... So one should go back and search for what was loved and found to be real.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: The more there is, the less I want. The more man flies to the moon, The more there is, the less I want. The more man flies to the moon, the more I want to look at a tree.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: My look is attainable. Women can look like Audrey Hepburn by flipping out their hair, My look is attainable. Women can look like Audrey Hepburn by flipping out their hair, buying the large sunglasses, and the little sleeveless dresses.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Happy girls are always the prettiest Happy girls are always the prettiest
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Nothing is more important than empathy for another human being's suffering. Nothing. Not a career, Nothing is more important than empathy for another human being's suffering. Nothing. Not a career, not wealth, not intelligence, certainly not status. We have to feel for one another if we're going to survive with dignity.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I am not beautiful. My mother once called me an ugly duckling. But,listed separately, I I am not beautiful. My mother once called me an ugly duckling. But,listed separately, I have a few good features.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: To have beautiful lips, say beautiful things. To have beautiful eyes, look at people and To have beautiful lips, say beautiful things. To have beautiful eyes, look at people and see the good in them.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Whatever a man might do, whatever misery or heartache your children might give you - Whatever a man might do, whatever misery or heartache your children might give you - and they give you a lot - however much your parents irritate you - it doesn't matter because you love them.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Look, whenever I hear or read I'm beautiful, I simply don't understand it ... I'm Look, whenever I hear or read I'm beautiful, I simply don't understand it ... I'm certainly not beautiful in any conventional way. I didn't make my career on beauty.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Ricorda, se hai bisogno di una mano la troverai alla fine del tuo braccio.Remember, if Ricorda, se hai bisogno di una mano la troverai alla fine del tuo braccio.
Remember, if you need a hand you'll find it at the end of your arm.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: All I want is a room somewhere, far away from the cold night air. With All I want is a room somewhere, far away from the cold night air. With one enormous chair; Oh wouldn't it be loverly? Lots of choc'late for me to eat; Lots of coal makin' lots of heat. Warm face, warm 'ands, warm feet, Oh wouldn't it be loverly? Oh, so loverly sittin' abso-bloomin'-lutely still! I would never budge 'til Spring crept over my window sill. Someone's head restin' on my knee; Warm and tender as he can be, Who takes good care of me; Oh wouldn't it be loverly? Loverly, loverly, loverly, loverly.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: You have to look at yourself objectively. Analyze yourself like an instrument. You have to You have to look at yourself objectively. Analyze yourself like an instrument. You have to be absolutely frank with yourself. Face your handicaps, don't try to hide them. Instead, develop something else.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Gardening is the greatest tonic and therapy a human being can have. Even if you Gardening is the greatest tonic and therapy a human being can have. Even if you have only a tiny piece of earth, you can create something beautiful, which we all have a great need for. If we begin by respecting plants, it's inevitable we'll respect people.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd invented it, because it is very true.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself, inside and out. Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself, inside and out.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Actually, you have to be a little bit in love with your leading man and Actually, you have to be a little bit in love with your leading man and vice versa. If you're going to portray love, you have to feel it. You can't do it any other way. But you don't carry it beyond the set.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Hypocrisy, is when individuals become abnoxiously contradicting, unrealistically criticizing the government of South Sudan, but Hypocrisy, is when individuals become abnoxiously contradicting, unrealistically criticizing the government of South Sudan, but yet are part of the puzzle underneath the Salva Kiir's regime.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: My greatest ambition is to have a career without becoming a career woman. My greatest ambition is to have a career without becoming a career woman.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I will not rest until no child goes hungry. All is possible. I will not rest until no child goes hungry. All is possible.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'! Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: It's that wonderful old-fashioned idea that others come first and you come second. This was It's that wonderful old-fashioned idea that others come first and you come second. This was the whole ethic by which I was brought up. Others matter more than you do, so 'don't fuss, dear; get on with it'.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: As the years go on, you see changes in yourself, but you've got to face As the years go on, you see changes in yourself, but you've got to face that - everyone goes through it ... Either you have to face up to it and tell yourself you're not going to be eighteen all your life, or be prepared for a terrible shock when you see the wrinkles and white hair. Getting older doesn't frighten me, but I wish I didn't have to because I like life a lot.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: And I always heard people in New York never get to know their neighbors. And I always heard people in New York never get to know their neighbors.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Work as hard as you can, whatever you do, and try to spread generosity of Work as hard as you can, whatever you do, and try to spread generosity of spirit.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: A quality education has the power to transform societies in a single generation, provide children A quality education has the power to transform societies in a single generation, provide children with the protection they need from the hazards of poverty, labor exploitation and disease, and given them the knowledge, skills, and confidence to reach their full potential.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I'm an introvert ... I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a 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.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Make-up can only make you look pretty on the outside but it doesn't help if Make-up can only make you look pretty on the outside but it doesn't help if your ugly on the inside. Unless you eat the make-up.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: It's sad if people think that's (homemaking) a dull existance, [but] you can't just buy It's sad if people think that's (homemaking) a dull existance, [but] you can't just buy an apartment and furnish it and walk away. It's the flowers you choose, the music you play, the smile you have waiting. I want it to be gay and cheerful, a haven in this troubled world. I don't want my husband and children to come home and find a rattled woman. Our era is already rattled enough, isn't it?
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Whatever you love most, you fear you might lose, you know it can change. Why Whatever you love most, you fear you might lose, you know it can change. Why do you look from left to right when you cross the street? Because you don't want to get run over. But, you still cross the street.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I hate girls that giggle all the time ... You hate any girl that David I hate girls that giggle all the time ...
You hate any girl that David looks at.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: And ... I think that's what life is all about, actually,about children and flowers. And ... I think that's what life is all about, actually,
about children and flowers.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: If you ever need a helping hand, it is at the end of your arm. If you ever need a helping hand, it is at the end of your arm. As you get older you must remember you have a second hand. The first one is to help yourself. The second hand is to help others.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I have no illusions about my looks. I think my face is funny. I have no illusions about my looks. I think my face is funny.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: When I get married, I want to be really married When I get married, I want to be really married
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Some people dream of having a big swimming pool. With me, it's closets Some people dream of having a big swimming pool. With me, it's closets
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I was asked to act when I couldn't act. I was asked to sing 'Funny I was asked to act when I couldn't act. I was asked to sing 'Funny Face' when I couldn't sing, and dance with Fred Astaire when I couldn't dance - and do all kinds of things I wasn't prepared for. Then I tried like mad to cope with it.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I lack self-confidence. I don't know whether I shall ever get it. Perhaps it is I lack self-confidence. I don't know whether I shall ever get it. Perhaps it is better to be unsure of your self, as I am. But it is very tiring.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: It makes me self-conscious. It's because I'm known, in the limelight, that it's getting all It makes me self-conscious. It's because I'm known, in the limelight, that it's getting all the gravy, but if you knew, if you saw some of the people who make it possible for UNICEF to help these children survive. These are the people who do the jobs-the unknowns, whose names you will never know ... I at least get a dollar a year, but they don't.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: People associate me with a time when movies were pleasant, when women wore pretty dresses People associate me with a time when movies were pleasant, when women wore pretty dresses in films and you heard beautiful music. I always love it when people write me and and say 'I was having a rotten time, and I walked into a cinema and saw one of your movies, and it made such a difference.'
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I never think of myself as an icon. What is in other people's minds is 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.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: My goal was not to have huge luxuries. As a child, I wanted a house My goal was not to have huge luxuries. As a child, I wanted a house with a garden, which I have today. This is what I dreamed of. I'd never worry about age if I knew I could go on being loved and having the possibility to love ... So it isn't age or even death that one fears, as much as loneliness and the lack of affection.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: For beautiful hair, let a child run his or her fingers through it once a For beautiful hair, let a child run his or her fingers through it once a day.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: You can even say that I hated myself at certain periods. I was too fat, You can even say that I hated myself at certain periods. I was too fat, or maybe too tall, or maybe just plain too ugly ... you can say my definiteness stems from underlying feelings of insecurity and inferiority. I couldn't conquer these feelings by acting indecisive. I found the only way to get the better of them was by adopting a forceful, concentrated drive.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I believe Happy Girl are the Prettiest Girls I believe Happy Girl are the Prettiest Girls
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: I believe, every day, you should have at least one exquisite moment I believe, every day, you should have at least one exquisite moment
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Somebody said to me the other day, 'You know, it's really senseless, what you're doing. Somebody said to me the other day, 'You know, it's really senseless, what you're doing. There's always been suffering, there will always be suffering, and you're just prolonging the suffering of these children [by rescuing them].' My answer is, 'Okay, then, let's start with your grandchild. Don't buy antibiotics if it gets pneumonia. Don't take it to the hospital of it has an accident. It's against life-against humanity-to think that way.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: As a child, I was taught that it was bad manners to bring attention to As a child, I was taught that it was bad manners to bring attention to yourself, and to never, ever make a spectacle of yourself ... all of which I've earned a living doing.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Perhaps that is what ultimately unites us as a world: the fact that, no matter Perhaps that is what ultimately unites us as a world: the fact that, no matter how prosperous a nation, how developed, all share the plight and embarrassment of having so many suffering children. We are united by our neglect, our abuse, our absence of love. Have we forgotten about the children, and thus forsaken the next generation?
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: There is a shade of red for every woman. There is a shade of red for every woman.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: To pull off any look, wear it with confidence. To pull off any look, wear it with confidence.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Let's face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of Let's face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of people; it does for me.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come ... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present, and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Auntie Mame, who was the british lady?'Oh, she's from Pittsburgh''But she had the acc-''Well, when Auntie Mame, who was the british lady?
'Oh, she's from Pittsburgh'
'But she had the acc-'
'Well, when your from Pittsburgh you gotta do something
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: There must be something wrong with those people who think Audrey Hepburn doesn't perspire, hiccup There must be something wrong with those people who think Audrey Hepburn doesn't perspire, hiccup or sneeze, because they know that's not true. I n fact, I hiccup more than most.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: Never regret anything that makes you smile. Never regret anything that makes you smile.
Audrey Hepburn Sayings: As much as I loved the art and discipline of the dance, it didn't love As much as I loved the art and discipline of the dance, it didn't love me!