Quotation by 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 (b. 1909), U.S. actor. As quoted in Famous Actors and Actresses on the American Stage, vol. 2, by William C. Young (1975).

First quoted in Time magazine (November 7, 1969), when she was sixty years old. She was said to own "20 pairs of beige slacks, white shirts and black sweaters" so that: "When she gets up in the morning, she knows what she's going to wear."
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