14 Katharine Hepburn That Will Liberate You As A Woman
"If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun."
Katharine Hepburn was a feminist long before feminism was fashionable. She was unlike any old Hollywood starlet of her time. She was fiercely independent, wore pants instead of skirts, and didn’t take any crap from anyone, especially men.
Katharine Hepburn was one of the most independent and amazing women of her time, these 14 quotes will inspire you to be amazing and independent too
“If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased.”
“As one goes through life one learns that if you don’t paddle your own canoe, you don’t move.”
“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, wondering about yourself.”
“I have not lived as a woman. I have lived as a man. I’ve just done what I damn well wanted to, and I’ve made enough money to support myself, and ain’t afraid of being alone.”
“If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.”
"Life is hard. After all, it kills you."
"Plain women know more about men than beautiful women do."
"Never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun."
“I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex.”
“I have many regrets, and I’m sure everyone does. The stupid things you do, you regret … if you have any sense, and if you don’t regret them, maybe you’re stupid.”
“Cold sober, I find myself absolutely fascinating.”
“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 are the one who has got to change.”
“Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.”
“If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.”
Don’t you feel like kicking a** and taking names after reading these quotes?
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