Roger Sterling is a partner in Sterling and Cooper. He's a World War II veteran and an unabashed womanizer.

Sterling left his long-time wife, Mona, during season two. He then proposed to a young secretary. Roger enjoys a long smoke and many good drinks. He has a daughter named Margaret and suffered a heart attack during the show's first season.

Roger Sterling Quotes

It's good not to be the reason this place went down anymore.


Don Draper: Let me ask you something, what do woman want?
Roger Sterling: Who cares?

Mad Men Quotes

It's been a pleasure working with you all. I wish you the best of luck.


Roger: How about a little dignity?
Ken: You're firing me!
Roger: Yes, but you're going to get a generous severance package if you help Pete secure all of your accounts. Including DOW.