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„When you find yourself in a hole, quit digging.“

—  Will Rogers

Variante: If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop digging.

„Diplomacy is the same as saying "nice doggie" until you have a chance to pick up a rock.“

—  Will Rogers

Attributed to Francis Rodman, in volume 64 of The Reader's digest (1954)
Other variants also attributed to Wynn Catlin in Kiss Me Hardy : Quotations Ancient and (Very) Modern (1982) by Roger Kilroy; and to Winston Churchill by Dick Applegate in a speech reprinted in Volume 75 of "The Carpenter" (1955)
Misattributed

„We can't all be heroes because somebody has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.“

—  Will Rogers

As quoted in The Complete Speaker's Index to Selected Stories for Every Occasion (1967) by Jacob Morton Braude, p. 16
Variant: We can't all be heroes because somebody has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.
As quoted in Peter's Quotations : Ideas for Our Time (1979) by Laurence J. Peter, p. 240
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Variante: We all can't be heroes, for someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.

„Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.“

—  Will Rogers

Daily Telegram #1172, Will Rogers Sees No Value In All The Time We Save (28 April 1930)
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