Retail Therapy

This week’s collection of illustrations features that which we all know is coming in fast and hard… the holiday shopping season. 

Mark Summers
“Buying is a profound pleasure.”
– Simone de Beauvoir
David Palumbo
“Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.”
– Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein
Paul Cox
“Whoever said money can’t buy happiness simply didn’t know where to go shopping.”
– Bo Derek
James Bennett
“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.”
– Oscar Wilde.
Ted Wright
“Oh, for the good old days when people would stop Christmas shopping when they ran out of money.”
– Author Unknown
Gary Kelley
“Is there more to life than shopping?”
David Johnson
“If the shoe fits, buy it in every color!”
– Author Unknown
Chris Gall
“I always say shopping is cheaper than a psychiatrist.”
– Tammy Faye Bakker
C.F. Payne
“Anyone who believes the competitive spirit in America is dead has never been in a supermarket when the cashier opens another checkout line.”
– Ann Lander
Michal Dziekan
“You’re biggest expense is the money you don’t make.”


Tim Bower
“A bargain is something you can’t use at a price you can’t resist.”
– Franklin P. Jones
Murray Kimber
“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
Dongyun Lee
“A budget tells us what we can’t afford, but it doesn’t keep us from buying it.”
– William Feather
Gregory Manchess
“Three things to remember about shopping are location, location, location.”
– Melinda Adams
Thomas Ehretsmann
“We used to build civilizations. Now we build shopping malls.”
– Bill Bryson