Rogers made 71 movies (21 talkies and 50 silent movies), and wrote thousands of newspaper columns. In the 1930s, Rogers was the most popular and best-paid Hollywood movie star. He died in 1935, in a plane crash.
Will Rogers Quotes
The minute you read something that you can’t understand, you can almost be sure it was drawn up by a lawyer.
The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.
Diplomats are just as essential in starting a war as soldiers are in finishing it.
It is a good thing that we do not get as much government as we pay for.
This country has come to feel the same when congress is in session as when a baby gets hold of a hammer.
We don’t seem to be able to check crime, so why not legalize it and then tax it out of business?
The income tax has made more liars out of the American people than golf has.
I don’t make jokes, I just watch the government and report the facts.
Elections are a good deal like marriages, there’s no accounting for anyone’s taste. Every time we see a bridegroom we wonder why she ever picked him, and it’s the same with Public Officials.
Alexander Hamilton started the U.S. Treasury with nothing — and that was the closest our country has ever been to being even.