Audrey Hepburn Quotes

This is a list of my favorite Audrey Hepburn quotes.

Audrey Hepburn was a British Actress who was born on May 4,1929 in Ixelles, Belgium and died on January 20,1993 in Tolochenaz, Switzerland. Apart from being in movies, Audrey was also a humanitarian whose work impacted millions of lives around the world.

Hepburn was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third-greatest female screen legend from the Golden Age of Hollywood and her fashion sense earned her the privilege of being inducted into the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame.

Some of the popular movies that Audrey Hepburn featured are Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Roman Holiday, Sabrina, My Fair Lady, Charade, How to Steal a Million, Love in the Afternoon and Wait Until Dark.

Here are some famous, classy and short Audrey Hepburn quotes on love, beauty, life, happiness, fashion and more:

Famous Audrey Hepburn Quotes

famous Audrey Hepburn quotes

1. Everything I learned I learned from the movies. -Audrey Hepburn

2. Paris is always a good idea. -Audrey Hepburn

3. People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed, and redeemed; never throw out anyone. -Audrey Hepburn

4. Let’s face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of people; it does for me. -Audrey Hepburn

5. I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it. -Audrey Hepburn

Short Classy Audrey Hepburn Quotes

short classy Audrey Hepburn quotes

6. The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters. -Audrey Hepburn

7. If I’m honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all. -Audrey Hepburn

8. I don’t believe in collective guilt, but I do believe in collective responsibility. -Audrey Hepburn

9. There is a moral obligation that those who have should give to those who don’t. -Audrey Hepburn

10. Good things aren’t supposed to just fall into your lap. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Quotes On Beauty And Elegance

Audrey Hepburn quotes on beauty

11. 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. -Audrey Hepburn

12. There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don’t need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain. -Audrey Hepburn

13. Elegance is the only beauty that never fades. -Audrey Hepburn

14. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. -Audrey Hepburn

15. The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.

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16. The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries or the way she combs her hair. -Audrey Hepburn

17. There are certain shades of limelight that can wreck a girl’s complexion. -Audrey Hepburn

18. Happy girls are the prettiest girls. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Quotes On Love And Relationships

Audrey Hepburn quotes on love

19. I don’t want to be alone, I want to be left alone. -Audrey Hepburn

20. The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. -Audrey Hepburn

21. 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

22. 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.

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23. If I get married, I want to be very married. -Audrey Hepburn

24. I have to be alone very often. I’d be quite happy if I spent from Saturday night until Monday morning alone in my apartment. That’s how I refuel. -Audrey Hepburn

25. When you have nobody you can make a cup of tea for, when nobody needs you, that’s when I think life is over. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Quotes About Life

Audrey Hepburn quotes about life

26. You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him. -Audrey Hepburn

27. Water is life, and clean water means health. -Audrey Hepburn

28. I’ve been lucky. Opportunities don’t often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them. -Audrey Hepburn

29. 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

30. 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

31. 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. -Audrey Hepburn

32. Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, it’s at the end of your arm, as you get older, remember you have another hand: The first is to help yourself, the second is to help others.

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33. As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others. -Audrey Hepburn

34. 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. -Audrey Hepburn

35. I decided, very early on, just to accept life unconditionally; I never expected it to do anything special for me, yet I seemed to accomplish far more than I had ever hoped. Most of the time it just happened to me without my ever seeking it. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Quotes About Happiness

Audrey Hepburn quotes about happiness

36. If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worth while-nesses 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. -Audrey Hepburn

37. I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I’d invented it, because it is very true.

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38. 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

Audrey Hepburn Quotes About Fashion And Style

Audrey Hepburn quotes on fashion

39. There is a shade of red for every woman. -Audrey Hepburn

40. Life is a party. Dress like it. -Audrey Hepburn

41. My look is attainable. Women can look like Audrey Hepburn by flipping out their hair, buying the large sunglasses, and the little sleeveless dresses.

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42. To pull off any look, wear it with confidence. -Audrey Hepburn

43. Why change? Everyone has their own style. When you have found it, you should stick to it. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Breakfast At Tiffany’s Quotes

44. It may be normal, darling; but I’d rather be natural. -Audrey Hepburn

45. The answer is good things only happen to you if you’re good. Good? Honest is more what I mean… Be anything but a coward, a pretender, an emotional crook, a whore: I’d rather have cancer than a dishonest heart. -Audrey Hepburn

46. You call yourself a free spirit, a “wild thing,” and you’re terrified somebody’s gonna stick you in a cage. Well baby, you’re already in that cage. You built it yourself. And it’s not bounded in the west by Tulip, Texas, or in the east by Somali-land. It’s wherever you go. Because no matter where you run, you just end up running into yourself.

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47. It calms me down right away, the quietness and the proud look of it; nothing very bad could happen to you there, not with those kind men in their nice suits, and that lovely smell of silver and alligator wallets. If I could find a real-life place that made me feel like Tiffany’s, then I’d buy some furniture and give the cat a name. -Audrey Hepburn

48. Anyone who ever gave you confidence, you owe them a lot. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Sabrina Quotes

49. I might as well be reaching for the moon. -Audrey Hepburn

50. As a child I used to watch you, from the window over the garage. Coming and going, always wearing your black homburg and carrying a briefcase and umbrella. I thought you could never belong to anyone. Never care for anyone. -Audrey Hepburn

51. I have learned how to live, how to be IN the world and OF the world, and not just to stand aside and watch. And I will never, never again run away from life. Or from love, either.

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52.  I hate girls that giggle all the time. -Audrey Hepburn

53. Just imagine, you press a button and factories go up, or you pick up a telephone and a hundred tankers set out for Persia, or you switch on the dictaphone and say, “Buy all of Cleveland and move it to Pittsburgh. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Roman Holiday Quotes

 54. I don’t know how to say goodbye. I can’t think of any words. -Audrey Hepburn

55. At midnight, I’ll turn into a pumpkin and drive away in my glass slipper. -Audrey Hepburn

56. I’ve never been alone with a man before, even with my dress on. With my dress off it’s most unusual.

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57. I have to leave you now. I’m going to that corner there and turn. You must stay in the car and drive away. Promise not to watch me go beyond the corner. Just drive away and leave me as I leave you. -Audrey Hepburn

58. Rome. I will cherish my visit here in memory as long as I live. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Movie Quotes

59. Your heart just breaks, that is all. But you can not judge, or point fingers. You just have to be lucky enough to find someone who appreciates you. -Audrey Hepburn

60. The difference between a lady and a flower girl is not how she behaves, but how she is treated. -Audrey Hepburn

61. Forgive quickly. Kiss slowly. Laugh truly. Laugh uncontrollably and never forget anything that made you smile.

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62. When the chips are down, you are alone, and loneliness can be terrifying. Fortunately, I have always had a chum I could call. And I love to be alone. It does not bother me one bit. I’m my own company. -Audrey Hepburn

63. When I finally say I love you to any man and really mean it, it will be like a defeated general who’s lost all his troops, surrendering and handing his sword to the enemy. -Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn Friendship Quote

64. True friends are families which you can select.

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Audrey Hepburn Birthday Quote

65. Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.

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Audrey Hepburn Wrinkles Quote

66. Don’t you dare touch any one of those wrinkles, I earned every single one of them.’

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Audrey Hepburn I Believe In Pink Quote

67. I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. 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.

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn To Plant A Garden Quote

68. To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.

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Audrey Hepburn Nothing Is Impossible Quote

60. Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!

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Audrey Hepburn For Beautiful Eyes Quote

70. 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.

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