My argument is: keep the bloody bottom line at the bottom. That's where it should be.

-Anita Roddick
Anita Roddick

You can't change t he wor ld f rom t he rear view mir ror.

Anita Roddick
Communication is the key for any global business.
Anita Roddick

The money that we make from the company goes into The Body Shop Foundation, which isn't one of those awful tax shelters like some in America. It just functions to take the money and give it away.

Anita Roddick
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

Irritation is a great source of energy and creativity.

Anita Roddick
Entrepreneurs are outsiders by nature - outsiders with a work ethic.
Anita Roddick

Be nice, for everyone that you meet is fighting a harder battle

Anita Roddick
I'm an activist and I come from a very socialist background. For me, my thinking was formed by great thought leaders. And wealth preserving wasn't part of my thinking.
Anita Roddick

There are a lot of dark sides to success, but the light side of it is the ability to be opportunistic, and to be able to do things.

Anita Roddick
There are no rules or formulas for success. You just have to live it and do it. knowing this gives us enormous freedom to experiment toward what we want. Believe me, it's a crazy, complicated journey. It's trial and error. It's opportunism. It's quite literally, "Let's try lots of this stuff and see how it works."