Liberty doesn’t work as well in practice as it does in speeches.
Category: Will Rogers
The more that learn to read the less learn how to make a living. That’s one thing about a little education. It spoils you for actual work. The more you know the more you think somebody owes you a living.
Money and women are the most sought after and the least known about of any two things we have.
The United States never lost a war or won a conference.
Take the diplomacy out of war and the thing would fall flat in a week.
Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as soldiers are for finishing it… You take diplomacy out of war, and the thing would fall flat in a week.
I have a scheme for stopping war. It’s this – no nation is allowed to enter a war till they have paid for the last one.
You can’t say civilization don’t advance… in every war they kill you in a new way.
If you ever injected truth into politics you have no politics.
A remark generally hurts in proportion to its truth.