"Power has to be insecure to be responsive."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Ralph Nader on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Ralph Nader on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Ralph Nader on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Ralph Nader on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Ralph Nader on Booker T. Washington
"Every time I see something terrible, it's like I see it at age 19. I keep a freshness that way."
"Your best teacher is your last mistake."
"I don't think meals have any business being deductible. I'm for separation of calories and corporations."
"Like sex in Victorian England, the reality of Big Business today is our big dirty secret."
"John D. Rockefeller wanted to dominate oil, but Microsoft wants it all, you name it: cable, media, banking, car dealerships."