In Pictures: Katharine Hepburn: A quotable actress
Conquering fear

"Everyone thought I was bold and fearless, and even arrogant - but inwardly I was always quaking. I've never cared about how afraid I may have been inside - I've always done what I thought I should."

Hepburn's sense of duty may have stemmed from her mother, who had been a suffragette during the early 20th Century.

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