150+ Shopping Quotes – Inspirational Quotes About Shopping

(Last Updated On: January 28, 2024)

Shopping is more than just an errand; it’s a cultural phenomenon that has inspired many memorable quotes. From witty one-liners to profound observations, the best shopping quotes encapsulate the thrill, indulgence, and sometimes even the therapeutic nature of shopping. This humorous quote playfully acknowledges the stereotype that many women have an insatiable love for shopping. It reflects the ongoing desire to explore new fashion trends and styles.

People use these best shopping quotes to evoke laughter, share relatable sentiments, and capture the essence of shopping as a leisure activity, a form of self-expression, and a way to lift spirits. In the modern era, shopping has evolved into more than just acquiring goods, as it now entails establishing connections with our desires, aspirations, and the endless opportunities that retail spaces offer.

This article will discuss a few shopping quotes with which many people worldwide have connected.

Best Shopping Quotes

Groceries became a revelation: the people coming out with bundles of food. It’s all like a great ceremony, and the whole drudgery of shopping has become my inspiration.  – Corita Kent


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


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A man will never love you or treat you as well as a store. If a man doesn’t fit, you can’t exchange him seven days later for a gorgeous cashmere sweater. And the store always smells good. A store can awaken a lust for things you never even knew you needed. And when your fingers first grasp those shiny, new bags… ― Sophie Kinsella


I always say shopping is cheaper than a psychiatrist. – Tammy Faye Bakker

The best marketing strategy ever: CARE. –Gary Vaynerchuk,


The quickest way to know a woman is to go shopping with her. – Marcelene Cox


Shopping is a bit of a relaxing hobby for me, which is sometimes troubling for the bank balance.  – Rebecca Hall


Thank God we’re living in a country where the sky’s the limit, the stores are open late and you can shop in bed thanks to television.  – Joan Rivers


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


I don’t shop because I need something, I just shop for shopping’s sake. – Cat Deeley


A bargain is something you can’t use at a price you can’t resist. Franklin P. Jones


Build something 100 people love, not something 1 million people kind of like. – Brian Chesky


Shopping is my cardio. – Carrie Bradshaw

Sometimes, wearing a scarf and a polo coat and no makeup and with a certain attitude of walking, I go shopping or just look at people living. But then, you know, there will be a few teenagers who are kind of sharp, and they’ll say, ‘Hey, just a minute. You know who I think that is?’ And they’ll start tailing me. And I don’t mind. –  Marilyn Monroe


I love to go shopping. I love to freak out salespeople. They ask me if they can help me, and I say, “Have you got anything I’d like?” Then they ask me what size I need, and I say, “Extra medium.
— Stephen Wright


I’m obsessed with shopping. I’ll get these urges to buy, like to shop for stuff on the Internet. I search for all kinds of weird gizmos I could get. – Tom Felton


Fashion is the most powerful art there is. It’s movement, design, and architecture all in one. It shows the world who we are and who we’d like to be. — Blair Waldorf


Shopping is a woman thing. It’s a contact sport like football. Women enjoy the scrimmage, the noisy crowds, the danger of being trampled to death, and the ecstasy of the purchase. Erma Bombeck


Marketing is really just about sharing your passion. –Michael Hyatt


I have enough clothes and shoes, I don’t need to go shopping,’ said no woman ever. – Unknown


In Israel, there’s a lot to learn from anyone, because to live there you’ve got to deal with the truth. Things happen real fast. Your day goes from cool to catastrophic in one second. Israelis know that the cafe you’re in could blow up, or the shopping mall and they rock that. – Henry Rollins


If I don’t stop shopping, I’ll end up a bag lady; a Fendi bag lady, but a bag lady…..
— Carrie from Sex and the City

 Buy less. Choose well. Make it last. Quality, not quantity. –  Vivienne Westwood


I think that when you’re really stressed out and can’t face reality, you shop. — Rachel Zoe


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


Amazing things will happen when you listen to the consumer.  –Jonathan Midenhall


I don’t remember my mother ever playing with me. And she was a perfectly good mother. But she had to do the laundry and clean the house and do the grocery shopping. –  Patricia Heaton


If men liked shopping, they’d call it research.
— Cynthia Nelms


 I love going shopping. – Serena Williams


Fashion has two purposes: comfort and love. Beauty comes when fashion succeeds. ― Coco Chanel


Give them quality. That is the best kind of advertising. – Milton Hershey


You know that thing when you see someone cute and he smiles and your heart kind of goes like warm butter sliding down hot toast? Well, that’s what it’s like when I see a store. Only it’s better. – Rebecca Bloomwood

There is money to be made giving trick-shot shows at schools, clubs, tournaments, and even shopping centers. Pool shows on television almost always include a few fancy shots. –  Robert Byrne


If you change lines, the one you just left will start to move faster than the one you are now in. — O’Brian’s Law


I never cared about buying things for myself, like clothes. And then all of a sudden I realized how great it is to be very precise about the shirts that I wear and all the things that are a part of my closet. So the ritual of fashion and shopping became very personal to me. – Marc Jacobs


Treat yo self. — Tom And Donna


You can never go wrong by investing in communities and the human beings within them.  – Pam Moore


The odds of going to the store for a loaf of bread and coming out with only a loaf of bread are three billion to one. – Erma Bombeck


Buying is a profound pleasure. – Simone de Beauvoir


I’ve learned to look like I’m listening to long confusing plots of cartoons and comic books when I’m actually sound asleep or making grocery shopping lists in my head.  – Patricia Heaton


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


I like my money right where I can see it…hanging in my closet. – Carrie Bradshaw


Thrift shopping is really just an extension of me being that same kid and going into a place that’s completely unconventional that has really endless possibilities in terms of outfits that you can put together and really just expressing yourself. — Macklemore

Our jobs as marketers are to understand how the customer wants to buy and help them to do so.  –Bryan Eisenberg


When in doubt, go shopping. – Unknown


The concept of the megachurch – some have attributed that to me. Whatever people want to buy, they can get it in the shopping center. It’s one-stop shopping. Churches should be that way. – Robert H. Schuller


On the one hand, shopping is dependable: You can do it alone, if you lose your heart to something that is wrong for you, you can return it; it’s instant gratification and yet something you buy may well last for years.
— Judith Krantz


 If you’re a queen, you’re powerless, so I’d probably demote myself and go shopping. – Helena Bonham Carter


Happiness is not in money but in shopping. — Marilyn Monroe


People don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it. – Simon Sinek


Life is short. Buy the shoes. – Unknown


I love Tate Modern; there’s such a great style and shopping here. I love the galleries and the pubs out on the street, just having your pint as the sun is setting. –  Drew Barrymore

Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.
— Will Rogers


Crying is for plain women. Pretty women go shopping. – Oscar Wilde


Just go in and try things on… things you may even think, ‘I would never wear that.’ Give yourself that freedom. — Vera Wang


Strong customer relationships drive sales, sustainability, and growth. –Tom Cates


Buying something on sale is a very special feeling. In fact, the less I pay for something, the more it is worth to me. I have a dress that I paid so little for that I am afraid to wear it. I could spill something on it, and then how would I replace it for that amount of money? – Rita Rudner


I’m a bit of a clothes hoarder, admittedly. I try to weed out stuff. My girlfriends come over for cheese and wine and go shopping in my wardrobe. They especially love it when they get stuff with a tag still on. – – Jennifer Aniston


Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice. — Dave Barry


Win or lose, we go shopping after the election.
— Imelda Marcos

Getting the like is easy. It’s a light action. Anything else requires trust.  – Jon Loomer


We were both very much the same. We were both very impulsive. We both loved life. We both loved shopping. We both had a love of clothes, obviously, because he was the designer that I kind of wore forever and ever. – Elton John


I shop, therefore I am.  — Heather Chandler


We always hold hands. If I let go, she shops.
— Henny Youngman


You cannot buy engagement. You have to build engagement. –Tara-Nicholle Nelson


In theory, taxes should be like shopping. What I buy are government services. What I pay are my taxes.  – P. J. O’Rourke


Just as you don’t need to be on every single TV channel, I don’t believe a brand needs to be on every single social media in one big way. – Shiv Singh


I’m shopping around for something to do that no one will like. –  Jerry Garcia


The most romantic words: your order has been shipped.


The one characteristic of authentic power that most people overlook is humbleness. It is important for many reasons. A humble person walks in a friendly world. He or she sees friends everywhere he or she looks, wherever he or she goes, whomever he or she meets. His or her perception goes beyond the shell of appearance and into essence. – Gary Zukav


I bet deep down you still wish your mom would take you clothes shopping every August for the new school year. –Bridget Willard


In my early campaigns, people would sometimes come up to me at a grocery store or at a shopping mall and say, ‘I know you from somewhere. –  Amy Klobuchar

Build it, and they will come” only works in the movies. Social Media is a “build it, nurture it, engage them and they may come and stay. – Seth Godin


 I could not give up shopping because I am not a quitter.


Sometimes people are like, ‘Do you want to play strong women?’ I don’t have to play strong women in order to feel like a strong woman myself, but I do feel it’s important to play characters that are complex and interesting and believable. – Bryce Dallas Howard


I rationalize the shop. I buy a dress because I need to change for gum.  Rita Rudner


When I was 21 years old, I had a job playing Santa Claus in a shopping center in Sacramento. I was rail-thin, so it’s not like I was a traditional Santa Claus even then. I had a square stomach; that was the shape of the sofa cushion that I had stuffed into my pants. –  Tom Hanks


Social media is about people. Not about your business. Provide for the people and the people will provide for you. – Matt Goulart


Shopping online makes everything better and awesome.


Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people. – Dennis Prager


Is there more to life than shopping?  -Amanda Ford


Chinese people, young people, they don’t go shopping a lot in department stores. All department store guys hate me. They say business is bad because of Jack. –  Jack Ma


Sell-sell-sell sales methods simply do not work on social media.  –Kim Garst


 I got 99 problems and shopping solves all of them.

The American Dream is a term that is often used but also often misunderstood. It isn’t really about becoming rich or famous. It is about things much simpler and more fundamental than that. – Marco Rubio


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


I’m building shopping centers and movie theaters in the inner cities. So that means supplying jobs and letting blacks understand that we have to build our communities back, not looking to anybody else.  – Magic Johnson


Content is king.  –Bill Gates


 Online shopping. No makeup or pants needed. Just relax and shop all the way.


Every age has its storytelling form, and video gaming is a huge part of our culture. You can ignore or embrace video games and imbue them with the best artistic quality. People are enthralled with video games in the same way as other people love the cinema or theatre. – Andy Serkis


The other line moves faster.  -Etorre


When people come to my act any time after Thanksgiving, I usually say, You shouldn’t be here. You should be shopping. Our economy depends on you! You should be out there buying stuff. –  Lewis Black


People shop and learn in a whole new way compared to just a few years ago, so marketers need to adapt or risk extinction.  –Brian Halligan


Happiness is… Receiving what you ordered online.


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


Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention. – Deepak Chopra


Making music is like shopping for me. Every song is like a new pair of shoes. –  Rihanna


Conversation with customers will increase sales, even if the product or service is never mentioned. – George Farris


 Shopping online is an art. I’m an artist just making someone happy.


Infuse your life with action. Don’t wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen… yourself, right now, right down here on Earth. – Bradley Whitford


I haven’t reported my missing credit card to the police because whoever stole it is spending less than my wife.  -Ilie Nastase


I don’t begin a novel with a shopping list – the novel becomes my shopping list as I write it. –  William Gibson


Advertising brings in customers, but word-of-mouth brings in the best customers.  –Jonah Berger


 When you buy from an online store you are supporting a dream.


Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love. –  Mother Teresa


The way you support farmers is by shopping and buying raw ingredients. –  Michael Pollan

When people feel insecure about something, they look around for validation. Show them that other people trust you.  –Francisco Rosales


 1 year is equal to 365 opportunities to shop online. Keep grabbing!


It’s a silent witness to the Lord when people go into shopping malls, and everyone is bustling, and you see that Chick-fil-A is closed. –  S. Truett Cathy


 Monday- The day your weekend’s worth of online shopping arrives.


I think Nashville could use some better shopping!  – Carrie Underwood


It feels so good and scintillating when you have an online order on the way.


I love chocolate, and I love to shop – just give me a good boutique. I like mall scenarios, too, because there’s more right there at hand. I think Nashville could use some better shopping! –  Carrie Underwood


 Everything becomes so boring when you don’t have an online order to look forward to.


Doing the weekly shopping, I stock up on stir-fry kits, Amy’s meatless burgers, and armloads of onions and garlic. I put onions and garlic in everything. – Carrie Underwood


 It’s an “Add To Cart” kinda day for me! Tomorrow it might be gone forever.


America is a great disappointment to me. As I said in one of my books, other societies create civilizations; we build shopping malls. –  Bill Bryson


Dear good Lord, I have a very simple request tonight, please don’t let my hubby be home when all my online orders arrive.


Roads get wider and busier and less friendly to pedestrians. And all of the development based around cars, like big sprawling shopping malls. Everything seems to be designed for the benefit of the automobile and not the benefit of the human being. –  Bill Bryson


 When the going gets tough just go online shopping


In Silicon Valley, there are a lot of startups using computer vision for agriculture or shopping – there is a lot for clothes shopping. At Baidu, for example, if you find a picture of a movie star, we actually use facial recognition to identify that movie star and then tell you things like their age and hobbies. – Andrew Ng

When I am asked: “where did all your money go?” My response always is “I am wearing it.


I make a fair amount of my food choices for environmental-type reasons than nutrition or taste. I’m trying to minimize impact, which is something most people don’t necessarily think about when they’re shopping. –  Alex Honnold


Life isn’t perfect but shopping online by the weekend and getting your order by Monday can be.


I love dress shopping, and I love talking about wedding food. That’s what makes me happy. –  Chrissy Teigen


 I love the weather today, I am staying in bed shopping and no one gets hurt.


I go to Amazon to browse for things I can then go find at the mall. It’s like window shopping online. I want to touch the things that I buy. I am the kid who still likes actual books, bookstores, and libraries. – Marley Dias


My all-time favorite emails are the ones that tell me my order has been shipped.

I love shopping. I don’t go on crazy ‘I’m going shopping’ sprees; I shop as I go along.  – Eliza Doolittle


Everything you do on Facebook will affect what comes in your view in the future. If you like crappy things that you don’t care about, you’ll see more crappy brands that you don’t care about in the future, and it might even affect your experiences when you walk into bars, churches, schools, shopping malls, etc. –  Robert Scoble


 Nothing a little shopping spree can’t fix.


Less tension in the Middle East is always positive, and any drop in gas prices will essentially act as a tax break for consumers going into the holiday shopping season.  – Jeff Duncan


 Saturday is for shopping (online, and in bed).


I love to get to Dubai. It’s an impressive place, and you can do lots of different things there – beach, shopping, and other fun things.  – Jordan Henderson


 The funny thing about shopping online is that it does give you a sense of fulfillment when your order arrives.


I could lie and pretend that I hunt and camp, but that wouldn’t be me. Clothes? Shopping? That’s stuff I like! –  Ryan Seacrest

 Online shopping gives me a reason to live for another 3-5 business days.


I once was interviewed and got so exasperated that I said, ‘What do you want, a shopping list?’ They kept asking, ‘What’s in this picture? –  Howard Hodgkin


Language leads a double life – and so does the novelist. You chat with family and friends, you attend to your correspondence, you consult menus and shopping lists, you observe road signs, and so on. Then you enter your study, where language exists in quite another form – as the stuff of patterned artifice. –  Martin Amis


I’d watch my father get up at 5 o’clock and go down to the Eastern Market in Detroit to do the shopping for his restaurant, and get that business going and then go out on his vending machine business. –  Ed Bradley


Staying on the front line in the shopping mall sucks but shopping online helps.


When I was about nine or 10, I was on a few random talent shows in shopping malls. –  Zara Larsson


Keep calm, shop online and when your order arrives your joy shall be full.


Our team security said, even if you go to a supermarket, have someone with you. So everywhere I go – grocery shopping, practice, go to games, go to plays – I always have someone with me because you never know, a lone wolf, one of the crazy Erdogan supporters will do something. –  Enes Kanter

I’m not a shopaholic, I’m just helping the economy.


While stores continue to be a very important part of our business, there is no mistaking the fact that the customers’ shopping preference, measured by both traffic and sales, continues to move to a virtual experience. –  Richard Hayne


Men go shopping just as men go out fishing or hunting, to see how large a fish may be caught with the smallest hook.  -Henry Ward Beecher


For a suburban managed 30 to 40, hell is going clothing shopping on a Saturday afternoon. There are about 5,000 other things they would put on the list ahead of clothes shopping.  – Richard Hayne


Recreational shopping is the shortest distance between two points: you and broke.   – Victoria Moran


For me, prayer is not so much me setting out a shopping list of requests for God to consider as it is a way of ‘keeping company with God. – Philip Yancey


I went to a general store but they wouldn’t let me buy anything specific.  -Steven Wright


I never went shopping. That wasn’t my thing. I grew up horseback riding. That was my passion. I didn’t start shopping until about 16 or 17 when I could drive myself to stores and explore on my own. –  Mary-Kate Olsen


I wonder which is ultimately more creepy: shopping at Amazon or using Facebook?  – Harper Reed


Buy, buy, says the sign in the shop window; Why, why, says the junk in the yard.  –Paul Mccartney


I’ve always enjoyed shopping and loved fashion, but my interest as an entrepreneur was definitely more about the opportunities I saw to change the future of retail. My sister was a buyer in New York, and she knew my body and my style, and she could find me things I loved. I thought, ‘What if everybody had access to this kind of experience? – Katrina Lake


Women usually love what they buy, yet hate two-thirds of what is in their closets.  -Mignon McLaughlin


The terrible thing about the Internet and Amazon is that they take the magic and happy chaos out of book shopping. The Internet might give you what you want, but it won’t give you what you need.  – Tom Hodgkinson


Always be polite to possible murderers: that was the twenty-four-hour-shopping philosophy. -Kate Griffin


I go to bars and restaurants, and I sit and I eavesdrop on people and I watch people in shopping centers and, you know, I read the newspapers and I talk to the Trenton cops, and I just get a lot of information that comes in that somehow turns into a book.  – JANET EVANOVICH


I love shopping. There is a little bit of magic found in buying something new. It is instant gratification, a quick fix.  – Rebecca Bloom

The best shopping quotes provide insights into our complex relationship with consumerism. These quotes show how shopping can bring us comfort or excitement when we find good deals. It emphasizes the importance of shopping in our lives.

In your next shopping trip, consider these astute words that all shoppers can understand.

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