Quotes on Nuclear Power

But the nuclear powers still cling tenaciously to their weapons. Joseph Rotblat

I want a man with nuclear power. Carla Bruni

Nuclear power is an important part of our domestic fuel mix. Michael C. Burgess

Underway on nuclear power. Eugene P. Wilkinson

Before Chernobyl or without Chernobyl the nuclear power was the safe thing. Abdus Salam

Nuclear power is not a miracle key for the future. Tarja Halonen

Nuclear power is one hell of a way to boil water Albert Einstein

Only nuclear power can now halt global warming. James Lovelock

We ought to be using nuclear power. It's a renewable source of energy. George W Bush

Reality is our best friend - everything indicates that nuclear power should be used more. Lars Leijonborg

The safest nuclear power or energy policy is to realize 'zero nuclear power. Naoto Kan

Almost all of the governments have agreed that they will not acquire nuclear weapons and that they will allow the International Atomic Energy Agency to monitor their commercial and research nuclear power operations to ensure that nuclear materials - highly enriched uranium and plutonium - are not diverted to use in weapons. John Burroughs

I'm afraid there's a big confusion in the world between nuclear power and nuclear arms. Abdus Salam

People either buy nuclear power, nuclear reactors from outside, and don't train their own men, or they just don't go into nuclear power at all, they are so afraid of it. Abdus Salam

I can assure you we are a responsible nuclear power. Manmohan Singh

All UK nuclear power stations should be shut down without delay. James Buchan

Nuclear energy is the scientific achievement of the Iranian nation. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

I think we should stop using nuclear power plants because it's an old system that we can't control. Hayao Miyazaki

Somehow we must transform the dynamics of the world power struggle from the negative nuclear arms race which no one can win to a positive contest to harness man's creative genius for the purpose of making peace and prosperity a reality for all of the nations of the world. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A nuclear power plant is infinently safer than eating, because 300 people choke to death on food every year. Dixie Lee Ray

Russia and the USA are two largest nuclear powers in the world; it's a really important relationship. How do we start making this work? How do we live with one another? How do we work with one another? We simply have to find a way to go forward. Rex W. Tillerson

I have often noticed that the two nuclear powers on the Indian subcontinent, India and Pakistan, attribute to Kashmiris an inferior intellect, a lineage, and a mystique that has allowed the dominant regime to manipulate the Kashmiri "Other" as a stereotypical and predictable entity. Nyla Ali Khan

...with what we spent in Iraq we could build nuclear power plants and space solar power satellites and tell the Arabs to drink their oil. Jerry Pournelle

I doubt nuclear power will play a much larger role than it does now. Al Gore

Nuclear power is here to stay, and we need to support a strong domestic uranium industry. Michael C. Burgess

Today, nuclear power provides 20 percent of power in the United States. Michael C. Burgess

American nuclear weapons would almost certainly start being removed from Britain within 12 months of a Labour government gaining power. Neil Kinnock

The consequence of a world full of nuclear powers to me is so incomprehensible in terms of the dangers that that implies. Lawrence Eagleburger

The idea that the growing demand for energy worldwide can be met with energy from nuclear power is nonsense. Sigmar Gabriel

There will be no support in the island of Ireland for building a nuclear power station. Peter Hain

It is possible for Japan to become the model of a society that does not rely on nuclear power. Naoto Kan

Nuclear is not only emissions-free, but renewing our commitment to nuclear power will create countless jobs at a time when our nation endures nearly double-digit unemployment. Fred Upton

Anyone who says that Iran will commit suicide with its nuclear power is a moron and has no business in discussion. Reza Aslan

India, in particular, is looking to develop nuclear power for domestic, commercial use, and we should work with them. This is a good deal for both countries. Bobby Jindal

We should remember that there are nations which meet more than 30 to 60% of their power requirements through the nuclear power system. Abdul Kalam

The time is not far off when many nations in many parts of the world of many political shades and commitments will possess nuclear or even thermonuclear weapons. John F Kennedy

The emotional security and political stability in this country entitle us to be a nuclear power. Anthony Mason

Nuclear power must be dealt with irrationally. . . . Nuclear plants are carcinogens. Let's get that story out. . . . Their lies will catch up to them. We need endless Chernobyl reminders. Ralph Nader

What I am going to write is the last of what I have to say. I will say that literature is the only consciousness we possess and that its role as consciousness must inform us of our ability to comprehend the hideous danger of nuclear power. John Cheever

John F. Kennedy:] Above all, while defending our own vital interests, nuclear powers must avert those confrontations which bring down an adversary to the choice of either a humiliating retreat or a nuclear war. Elie Abel

Donald Trump's idea that more nations should get nuclear weapons. Saudi Arabia, Japan, South Korea. Tim Kaine

Donald Trump is a person who has been very cavalier, even casual about the use of nuclear weapons. Hillary Clinton

Even when nuclear power plants go horribly wrong, they do less damage to the planet and its people than coal-burning stations operating normally. George Monbiot

While many technological measures can be taken to secure safety at nuclear power plants, such measures on their own cannot cover great risks. Naoto Kan

Whether the issue was black political power or nuclear power, Scott-Heron didn't mince words. His comeback record, 'I'm New Here,' doesn't mince words either, but instead of political battles, these songs suggest he's fighting personal ones. Will Hermes

The only time I've been arrested was in opposing the Marble Hill nuclear power plant in Indiana. That was in 1979. Wendell Berry

All the waste in a year from a nuclear power plant can be stored under a desk. Ronald Reagan

While it may be theoretically possible to demonstrate the risks inherent in any treaty... the far greater risk to our security are the risks of unrestricted testing, the risks of a nuclear arms race, the risks of new nuclear powers.... John F Kennedy

Do the thing and you will have the power. But they that do not the thing, had not the power. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Power is a word the meaning of which we do not understand. Leo Tolstoy

How few writers can prostitute all their powers! E M Forster

Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely. Adlai Stevenson I

Our power is not so much in us as through us. Harry Emerson Fosdick

To get power over is to defile. To possess is to defile. Simone Weil

Politics is not about power. Paul Wellstone

Every dollar spent on nuclear is one less dollar spent on clean renewable energy and one more dollar spent on making the world a comparatively dirtier and a more dangerous place, because nuclear power and nuclear weapons go hand in hand. Mark Z Jacobson

As a nuclear power - as the only nuclear power to have used a nuclear weapon - the United States has a moral responsibility to act. Barack Obama

A deposit insurance system is like a nuclear power plant. If you build it without safety precautions, you know it's going to blow you off the face of the earth. And even if you do, you ca' be sure it wo'. L. William Seidman

Nuclear power and fossil fuels are the choices of the past. Renewable energy is the choice of the future that is here today. Hermann Scheer

Nuclear power has died of an incurable attack of market forces and is way beyond any hope of revival, because the competitors are several-fold cheaper and are getting rapidly more so. Amory Lovins

There is a driving force more powerful than steam, electricity and nuclear power: the will. Albert Einstein

Atheists blame religion when priests do wrong. Anything can be misused, whether it is nuclear power or a matchstick. So, how can I blame religion? Patriotism too can be misused, by misinforming others and eliminating people, so do we start hating the country? Asghar Ali Engineer

If you have created the fifth generation of atomic bombs and are testing them already, what position are you in to question the peaceful purposes of other people who want nuclear power? We do not believe in nuclear weapons, period. It goes against the whole grain of humanity. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

One of the deadliest issues is the nuclear radiation pouring from every nuclear power station in the world. With every atomic process and experimentation that is going on, high-level nuclear radiation is pouring out at the highest level. Benjamin Creme

Personally I would like to see that the nuclear age, in terms of power, does come, because there's no long-term future for developing countries without nuclear power. Abdus Salam

Camera-phones are like nuclear power plants: bad people will turn them into evil, good people will put them to good use. Philippe Kahn

When decisions on nuclear power stations and runways are delayed and the government dilly-dallies, people think they aren't important. James Dyson

The use of military force against Iran would be very dangerous. It would be very provocative. The only thing worse would be Iran being a nuclear power. Rudy Giuliani

The oil companies regard nuclear power as their rival, who will reduce their profits, so they put out a lot of disinformation about nuclear power. James Lovelock

I have heard that the Saudi Arabians are paying Greenpeace to campaign against Nuclear Power. It wouldn't surprise me at all. James Lovelock

Thank God, I think no one is thinking of unleashing a large-scale conflict with Russia. I want to remind you that Russia is one of the leading nuclear powers, Vladimir Putin

Herman Cain was unaware that China is a nuclear power. And I said to myself, 'Hey, Herman, how about making an unwanted advance on a history book?' David Letterman

It's ridiculous that time and time again we need a radioactive cloud coming out of a nuclear power-station to remind us that atomic energy is extraordinarily dangerous. Pierre Schaeffer

The deadly arms race, and the huge resources it absorbs, have too long overshadowed all else we must do. We must prevent that arms race from spreading to new nations, to new nuclear powers and to the reaches of outer space. John F Kennedy

The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe. Albert Einstein

We shall continue, in this era of negotiation, to work for the limitation of nuclear arms and to reduce the danger of confrontation between the great powers. Richard M. Nixon

Russia and China also cooperate in mechanical engineering, high-speed railway transportation, lumber processing, nuclear energy production and so on. We have built the Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant. Two units are already operational and are showing good results. Vladimir Putin

Indians, we would like to be a part of the nuclear world order, accepting all the responsibilities that go with being a responsible nuclear power, and at the same time enlarging our options with regard to energy security of our country. Manmohan Singh

When I go up there, I see coal lobbyists, oil lobbyists, natural gas lobbyists, nuclear power lobbyists, somehow they think that's where the action is in Congress. Ralph Nader

France has a special position: We are Continental Europe's nuclear power and a permanent member of the UN Security Council. This special role, though, only makes sense if France fills it as a member state of the European Union. France cannot play this role alone, it must be seen as a part of Europe. I have always insisted on that. Emmanuel Macron

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