addictive status quo

The status quo is an opiate. It is so hard to break with “we’ve always done it this way” and really let go and look forward. It’s human nature.

 – Ray Anderson

Quoted from The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos, November 6 2008.

This description from The Hour: Ray Anderson got rich while his company got green. Now he’s telling the world other businesses can do it too.



One Response to “addictive status quo”

  1. Lisa Says:


    Visit Lisa

    “It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people’s minds.”
    Samuel Adams, one of the founding fathers of the USA.

    PS: George is always an amazing reference resource- he used to have a highly listenable overnight punk show on CFNY before his muchmusic and cbc days, which opened my mind to all sorts of “new to me”, thoughts and political ideology.


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