Tell the truth work hard and come to dinner on time.

Gerald R. Ford Truth Quote

There are no adequate substitutes for father mother and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government no matter how well-intentioned can take the place of the family in the scheme of things.

Gerald R. Ford Family Quote

I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone.

Gerald R. Ford Loneliness Quote

It’s the quality of the ordinary the straight the square that accounts for the great stability and success of our nation. It’s a quality to be proud of. But it’s a quality that many people seem to have neglected.

Gerald R. Ford Success Quote

History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times but out of trial and confusion.

I had a lot of experience with people smarter than I am.

Gerald R. Ford Experience Quotes

All my children have spoken for themselves since they first learned to speak and not always with my advance approval and I expect that to continue in the future.

My commitment to the security and future of Israel is based upon basic morality as well as enlightened self-interest. Our role in supporting Israel honors our own heritage.

Gerald R. Ford Future Quotes

A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take from you everything you have.

Our constitution works. Our great republic is a government of laws not of men.

Our great Republic is a government of laws and not of men. Here the people rule.

Truth is the glue that holds government together.

Gerald R. Ford Government Quotes

I had pro offers from the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers who were pretty hard up for linemen in those days. If I had gone into professional football the name Jerry Ford might have been a household word today.

I know I am getting better at golf because I am hitting fewer spectators.

I love sports. Whenever I can I always watch the Detroit Tigers on the radio.

Gerald R. Ford Sports Quotes