US actor, lecturer, humorist.
He is remembered as a "Comedy roper" in Ziegfield Follies and a witty columnist, 1926-35.
Congressional investigations are for the benefit of photographers.
Everybody is ignorant -- only on different subjects.
Communism is like prohibition, it's a good idea but it won't work.
I am not a member of any organized party -- I am a Democrat.
England elects a Labour Government. When a man goes in for politics over here, he has no time to labor, and any man that labors has no time to fool with politics. Over there politics is an obligation; over here it's a business.
Published Sources for
the above Quotations:
In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
The Illiterate Digest, " Defending My Soup Plate Position," 1924.