Who was Will Rogers?
William Penn Adair Rogers was a popular American comic actor and vaudeville star in the early 20th century. The Cherokee-born Oklahoman’s humorous social commentaries and rope-twirling tricks made him a hit with live theater audiences, radio listeners, and moviegoers.
“Rumor travels faster, but it don't stay put as long as truth.”
Here’s another Will Rogers favorite:
“When you find yourself in a hole, quit digging.”
Flip through the accompanying slideshow to read several additional popular quips and quotes from Will Rogers – on November 4th or any day. Arranged in random order, some are savvy, while others may seem sassy or even silly.
Which is your favorite Will Rogers quotation?
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