Legacy


"How shall I sum up my life? 
I think I’ve been particularly lucky."  
Audrey Hepburn


From her very first performance on film in 1948 as an airline stewardess to her last in 1989 as an angel, Audrey Hepburn withstood over forty years of artistic scrutiny. Today she remains the irrefutable personification of irresistible charm, grace, and dignity.

Unassuming about her own massive celebrity status, Audrey certainly knew exactly what to do with it when the time was right. Always polite and slightly reserved in press interviews concerning her own life and career, she was unequivocally direct with the words she chose to detail the conditions and suffering of the children she met. If she was sometimes tentative and unsure when preparing for a role on screen, Audrey was fiercely unreserved in speaking for those who otherwise had no voice. As she herself said, “I feel so strongly that’s where it all starts, with kindness. What a different world this could be if everyone lived by that.”


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