Anita Roddick quotes
Art quotes search by Author:

Join thousands of others and get the twice-weekly art letter.
Subscription is free.

Absolutely free, no strings. Sign up to the twice-weekly letter and join our art community.

art quotes

Anita Roddick Quotes



Quotes by Anita Roddick - (27 quotes)

Anita Roddick - From the Belief category:

To succeed, you have to believe in something with such a passion that it becomes a reality. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Business category:

Nobody talks of entrepreneurship as survival, but that's exactly what it is and what nurtures creative thinking. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Business category:

Over the past decade... while many businesses have pursued what I call 'business as usual,' I have been part of a different, smaller business movement, one that tried to put idealism back on the agenda. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Challenge category:

It is a critical job of any entrepreneur to maximize creativity and to build the kind of atmosphere... that encourages people to have ideas. That means open structures, so that accepted thinking can be challenged. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Courage category:

Be courageous. It's one of the only places left uncrowded. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Creativity category:

We were most creative when our back was against the wall. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Critics category:

Cynicism is what passes for insight when courage is lacking. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Dreams category:

The entrepreneur's dream is almost a kind of madness, and it is almost as isolating. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Eccentricity category:

The difference between a crazy person and the successful entrepreneur is that the latter can convince others to share the vision. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Excellence category:

If you do things well, do them better. Be daring, be first, be different, be just. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Freedom category:

But if you can create an honorable livelihood, where you take your skills and use them and you earn a living from it, it gives you a sense of freedom and allows you to balance your life the way you want. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Goodness category:

If I can't do something for the public good, what the hell am I doing? (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Goodness category:

The end result of kindness is that it draws people to you. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Ideas category:

You've got to be hungry - for ideas, to make things happen and to see your vision made into reality. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Ideas category:

Ideas have wings. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Money category:

Quakers... were excellent business people that never lied, never stole; they cared for their employees and the community which gave them the wealth. They never took more money out than they put back in. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Money category:

Years ago nobody was elected on the economic ticket. It was either the education platform, or it was health or it was other issues. It is only recently that economic values have superseded every other human value. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Motivation category:

Get informed. Get outraged. Get inspired. Get active. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Originality category:

Whatever you do, be different - that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can't think of better advice for an entrepreneur. If you%u2019re different, you will stand out. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Pets category:

It still seems to me cruel and totally unacceptable to sacrifice animals for human vanity. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Politics category:

Since the governments are in the pockets of businesses, who's going to control this most powerful institution? Business is more powerful than politics, and it's more powerful than religion. So it's going to have to be the vigilante consumer. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Possibilities category:

It is true that there is a fine line between entrepreneurship and insanity. Crazy people see and feel things that others don't. But you have to believe that everything is possible. If you believe it, those around you will believe it too. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Power category:

If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito in the room. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Success category:

There is no scientific answer for success. You can't define it. You've simply got to live it and do it. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Time category:

When you run an entrepreneurial business, you have hurry sickness - you don't look back, you advance and consolidate. But it is such fun. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Travel category:

I've always thought of travel as a university without walls. (Anita Roddick)

Anita Roddick - From the Worth category:

Values carry the message of shared purposes, standards and conceptions of what is worth living for and what is worth striving for. (Anita Roddick)