"I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Gerald R. Ford on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Gerald R. Ford on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Gerald R. Ford on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Gerald R. Ford on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Gerald R. Ford on Marilyn Monroe
"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."
"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."
"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."