Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
President Gerald R. Ford
Gerald Ford
President Gerald R. Ford.
BornLeslie Lynch King, Jr.
July 14, 1913
Omaha, Nebraska
DiedDecember 26, 2006
Rancho Mirage, California
Thirty-eighth President of the United States 1974-1977. The only person in American history to become President without ever having appeared on the ballot, he ascended after the resignations of Vice President Spiro Agnew and President Richard Nixon. America's longest-lived President by 45 days over Ronald Reagan. U.S. Representative 1949-1973, House Minority Leader 1965-1973. Won consecutive national championships in football at the University of Michigan 1932-1933.

The repository contains one quote from President Gerald R. Ford.


I say that if Lincoln were alive today, he would turn over in his grave.