Quotes by: Wayne Rogers

Wayne Rogers
Rogers as Trapper John in M*A*S*H, 1972
Born William Wayne McMillan Rogers III
(1933-04-07)April 7, 1933
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Died December 31, 2015(2015-12-31) (aged 82)
Los Angeles, California, U.S
Cause of death Complications of pneumonia
Alma mater Princeton University
Occupation Actor, director, screenwriter, investor, television personality
Years active 1959–2014
Spouse(s) Mitzi McWhorter
(m. 1960; div. 1983)

Amy Hirsh
(m. 1988)

You've got the federal government in every part of our lives, doing things wrong.
Wayne Rogers
When you start a sentence with the word 'illegal', you've got nowhere to go. An illegal is illegal.
Wayne Rogers
It's not up to the employer to decide or to figure out what religious problems you may have as an employee. In other words, if I'm inquiring about your religious peculiarities or whatever they may be, I'm invading your privacy about that.
Wayne Rogers
We have morons representing us. People who go up and vote for a bill that they have never read - I mean, are we crazy? Are we insane to hand over our government to those kinds of people?
Wayne Rogers
We own a shopping center in Temecula that is occupied and making money. In Florida, I am doing a 500-home subdivision just north of Eglin Air Force Base.
Wayne Rogers
When it comes to jobs, jobs are just like products in the sense that the free market operates and sees that somebody gets paid what they're worth.
Wayne Rogers
Yes, I loved MASH. As we are sitting here now talking, it's playing somewhere in the world.
Wayne Rogers
I have no great desire to play a great role. You can't make quality on TV anyway. It's always a manure pile. You're on the top, or you're on the bottom, but it's still a manure pile, and I'm not sure the movie industry isn't like that, too.
Wayne Rogers
I believe it's easier to be an actor. Somehow, interviewing seems to be intrusive on people's lives.
Wayne Rogers
If you could wean yourself off of oil and not be dependent on the Middle East, obviously it's better.
Wayne Rogers
What I would really like to do is live in a university town and be an intellectual bum. I just want to write, read, whatever. I'm very eclectic. I read every night until my eyes burn.
Wayne Rogers
Those differences are what color the performance, but in the movies you don't get a chance to rehearse.
Wayne Rogers
Everything that is large and institutional should be distrusted, even though it may be the best around. The Internal Revenue Service doesn't trust me, so why should I trust them? It's a quid pro quo arrangement.
Wayne Rogers
I have always been interested in theater, as an actor and as someone who looks upon theater - at the risk of sounding pretentious - as an icon by which we measure society... My life has been in the theater to an extent. It's only an extension to write, direct, produce, whatever.
Wayne Rogers
Everybody thinks about Bo Derek as being this extravagant looking lady but she is also a wonderful actress.
Wayne Rogers

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