Dwight D. Eisenhower Quote
More than any single action by the government since the end of the war, this one would change the face of America with straightaways, cloverleaf turns, bridges, and elongated parkways. Its impact on the American economy-the jobs it would produce in manufacturing and construction, the rural areas it would open up-was beyond calculation.
In Review: Pictures I've Kept: A Concise Pictorial Autobiography (ed. 1969)