Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like.

Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.

Everyone lives by selling something.

There are very honest people who do not think that they have had a bargain unless they have cheated a merchant.

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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.

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

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Shopping is cheaper than a psychiatrist.


Sales are contingent upon the attitude of the salesman -- not the attitude of the prospect.

A sale is not something you pursue, it's what happens to you while you are immersed in serving your customer.

Sell the sizzle, not the steak.

Buying is a profound pleasure.

I am curious, I love making discoveries, travelling, speaking with people, go shopping.

I'm a sucker for good black skirts and pretty little shirts and kooky tops.

I have to admit that shopping satisfies my craving for immediate gratification.

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I don’t have a Shopping Problem, I am helping the economy.


Today the tyrant rules not by club or fist, but, disguised as a market researcher, he shepherds his flocks in the ways of utility and comfort.

Nothing is cheap which is superfluous, for what one does not need, is dear at a penny.

We're rapidly approaching a world comprised entirely of jail and shopping.

Sell cheap and tell the truth.

Here's the rule for bargains: Do other men, for they would do you. That's the true business precept.

The sale begins when the customer says yes.

Star Trek characters never go shopping.

It's not like I'm hanging out at shopping malls or going to celebrity golf tournaments. I'm so in my own little world. I got my dog, my music, my brother, a couple of friends.

Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping.

Writing a novel is not merely going on a shopping expedition across the border to an unreal land: it is hours and years spent in the factories, the streets, the cathedrals of the imagination.

Children's liberation is the next item on our civil rights shopping list.

I'm gonna do four or five of these movies, and it's going to become my career.

I'll have to keep expanding the bat suit, because I get fatter every year. I'll be bankrupt. I'll be out opening shopping malls, going from appearance to appearance in a cheesy van. On playing Batman

I'm shopping around for something to do that no one will like.

The Laws of Clothing Shopping:If you like it, they don't have it in your size.

If you like it and it fits, you can't afford it.If you like it, it fits and you can afford it, it falls apart the first time you wear it.If the shoe fits, its ugly.

In selling as in medicine, prescription before diagnosis is malpractice.

Be at the pains of putting down every single item of expenditure whatsoever every day which could possibly be twisted into a professional expense and remember to lump in all the doubtfuls.

In fast-moving, progress-conscious America, the consumer expects to be dizzied by progress. If he could completely understand advertising jargon he would be badly disappointed. The half-intelligibility which we expect, or even hope, to find in the latest product language personally reassures each of us that progress is being made: that the pace exceeds our ability to follow.

A bargain is in its very essence a hostile transaction do not all men try to abate the price of all they buy? I contend that a bargain even between brethren is a declaration of war.

About 70% of customers

Open your hands, ye whose hands are full! The world is waiting for you! The whole machinery of the Divine beneficence is clogged by your hard hearts and rigid fingers.Give and spend,and be sure that God will send;for only in giving and spendingdo you fulfill the object of His sending.

Bargain... anything a customer thinks a store is losing money on.

A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing.

But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties.

When producers want to know what the public wants, they graph it as curves.

When they want to tell the public what to get, they say it in curves.

Nobody dast blame this man. For a salesman, there is no rock bottom to the life. He don't put a bolt to a nut, he don't tell you the law or give you medicine. He's a man way out there in the blue, riding on a smile and a shoeshine. And when they start not smiling back -- that's an earthquake. And then you get yourself a couple of spots on your hat, and you're finished. Nobody dast blame this man. A salesman is got to dream, boy. It comes with the territory.

You're biggest expense is the money you don't make.

The salesman knows nothing of what he is selling save that he is charging a great deal too much for it.

It's time to stop building the shopping malls, the prisons, the stadiums and other tributes to all of our collective failures. It is time that we start building living monuments to hope and possibility.

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

I love grocery shopping when I'm home.

That's what makes me feel totally normal. I love both the idea of home as in being with my family and friends, and also the idea of exploration. I think those two are probably my great interests.

It does seem really hard to get consumers to do the right thing.

It is stupid that we use two tons of steel, glass, and plastic to haul our sorry selves to the shopping mall. It's stupid that we put water in plastic bottles in Fiji and ship it here.

When air conditioning, escalators, and advertising appeared, shopping expanded its scale, but also limited its spontaneity. And it became much more predictable, almost scientific. What had once been the most surprising became the most manipulated.

When shopping was still connected to the street it was also an intensification and articulation of the street. Now it has become utterly independent - contained, controlled, surveyed.

Child actors come off as work being their life and doing it 24/7, but I still have those days where it's totally, like, whatever: shopping, movies, adventures.

I'm not really into clubbing, I like to go to parties after events, and those do end up at clubs or bars. But in my free time I go grocery shopping or to the gym, or I talk on the phone.

Yeah, I like clothes, but I hardly ever go shopping. Hardly ever!

One thing I won't be doing on a weekend is shopping.

I just don't like it, and I haven't bought an article of clothing for a very long time. I usually just take wardrobe from shows I'm on. It's much easier.

Here, you go to the supermarket and you have wipes to clean your hands before shopping. No, we don't have that in France, but we recycle.

During the holidays, everyone needs a break from studying for exams and Christmas shopping. I wanted to put together a diverse tour that rocks in many musical directions but always points to Christ.