Shopping Quotes

But it is a cold, lifeless business when you go to the shops to buy something, which does not represent your life and talent, but a goldsmith’s.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is unfortunate we can’t buy many business executives for what they are worth and sell them for what they think they are worth.
– Malcolm Forbes

Shopping is better than sex. If you’re not satisfied after shopping you can make an exchange for something you really like.
– Adrienne Gusoff

When women are depressed, they eat or go shopping. Men invade another country. It’s a whole different way of thinking.
– Elayne Boosler

Whoever said money can’t buy happiness simply didn’t know where to go shopping.
– Bo Derek

And then, I do love my shopping, but actually, lounging is the big thing.
– Delta Burke

No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
– Oscar Wilde

Silence is as deep as eternity; speech, shallow as time.
– Thomas Carlyle

A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence.
– Dante Alighieri

But I have had to give up certain things in my life. One is shopping. Two is lunch with the girls. Three is cocktail parties, and four is studying my lines.
– Joan Collins

About 70% of customers’ buying decisions are based on positive human interactions with sales staff. The bottom line is that people buy from people, not companies.
– Lee J. Colan

Anyone who believes the competitive spirit in America is dead has never been in a supermarket when the cashier opens another checkout line.
– Ann Landers

The only reason a great many American families don’t own an elephant is that they have never been offered an elephant for a dollar down and easy weekly payments.
– Mad Magazine

In department stores, so much kitchen equipment is bought indiscriminately by people who just come in for men’s underwear.
– Julia Child

Books are easy to find and easy to buy. A paper back these days only costs six or seven dollars. You can borrow that from your kids!
– Jim Rohn

Cities may now bulldoze private citizens’ homes, farms and small businesses to make way for shopping malls or other developments.
– Bob Goodlatte

Credit buying is much like being drunk. The buzz happens immediately and gives you a lift…. The hangover comes the day after.
– Joyce Brothers

All those people whose faces decorate the shopping bags of Barnes and Noble, with a few exceptions, would never get published today.
– Mark Crispin Miller

Consumers have not been told effectively enough that they have huge power and that purchasing and shopping involve a moral choice.
– Anita Roddick

The woman just ahead of you at the supermarket checkout has all the delectable groceries you didn’t even know they carried.
– Mignon McLaughlin