Garner in 1979. (NBC-TV)

“There’s one difference between me and them: I know I’m not qualified.”

— James Garner on the “too many” actors who have run for political office, in his new memoir — and yes, he includes Ronald Reagan, whom he worked under as a VP of Screen Actors Guild, in that assessment.

(See more excerpts from “The Garner Files” at Variety’s Wilshire & Washington.)