Ross Perot Quotes

The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river.




Ross Perot, Businessman & Independent Presidential Candidate, Campaign Speech

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Ross Perot
Ross Perot
  • Born: June 27, 1930
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Businessman

Henry Ross Perot is an American business magnate and former politician. As the founder of the successful Electronic Data Systems corporation, he became a billionaire. He ran an independent presidential campaign in 1992 and a third party campaign in 1996, establishing the Reform Party in the latter election. Both campaigns were among the strongest presidential showings by a third party or independent candidate in U.S. history.