"You know, you go home and you try on a new mascara, and I guess a male CEO can't do that."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Andrea Jung on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Andrea Jung on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Andrea Jung on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Andrea Jung on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Andrea Jung on Robert Frost
"Avon invented the concept of direct marketing and direct selling beauty. And that's still very valid to us. We'll have a firm that will be around for another 114 years as strongly as it was the first 114."
"A representative is free delivery she's a personal beauty consultant. Some people want that high touch."
"The game in beauty is changing so much, if your product isn't high tech or can't make a unique performance claim - plump your lips, reduce your lines, look glossy, and stay on for 24 hours - you can't go to market today. I'm not just talking about a $20 lipstick, but a $5 lipstick!"
"There are pros and cons of experience. A con is that you can't look at the business with a fresh pair of eyes and as objectively as if you were a new CEO. Fire yourself on a Friday night and come in on Monday morning as if a search firm put you there as a turn-around leader. Can you be objective and make the bold change?"
"If you feel like it's difficult to change, you will probably have a harder time succeeding."
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