The Quotidian, October 28, 2010 ~ Take it Personally

“Take it personally” ~ Tony Clarke (born 1944)

Tony Clarke is a Canadian activist and author. He founded the Polaris Institute in 1997 and serves as the organization’s Executive Director.

Quotation further popularized by Anita Roddick (born 1942). Roddick is founder of The Body Shop.

[Source: Take it Personally: How to Make Conscious Choices to Change the World, by Anita Roddick (2001). Dates and biographical information from Wikipedia, accessed October 28, 2010.]

The Polaris Institute is a Canadian think tank working on “retooling citizen movements for democratic social change.” (source: website)


About Andrew Shattuck McBride

I am a writer, editor, writing coach, and consultant. I work in a variety of genres, including poetry, short stories, and creative non-fiction. I also have a couple of novels simmering on back burners. THANK YOU to Nan Macy of Village Books for taking this photo (June 2011).
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