Starbucks Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old starbucks quotes, starbucks sayings, and starbucks proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Starbucks and their ilk are for meeting with people you don't care to meet with and finishing term papers.     

Lauren Leto

I like to go to Starbucks and watch the intellectuals. I observe them and their intellectualness. They in turn observe me drinking coffee and being a creeper.     

Ryan Lilly

Starbucks has a role and a meaningful relationship with people that is not only about the coffee.     

Howard Schultz

We think of Starbucks not as a coffee company but a media company.     

Howard Schultz

If the Starbucks secret is a smile when you get your latte... ours is that the Web site adapts to the individual's taste.     

Reed Hastings

Starbucks represents something beyond a cup of coffee.     

Howard Schultz

Starbucks is committed to evolving and enhancing our customer experience with innovative and wholesome food offerings.     

Howard Schultz

Starbucks is not an advertiser; people think we are a great marketing company, but in fact we spend very little money on marketing and more money on training our people than advertising.     

Howard Schultz

Starbucks is in my blood. It is such a part of me that letting it unravel simply was not an option.     

Howard Schultz

Starbucks has changed the rules of engagement for the music industry.     

Howard Schultz

The success of the Starbucks has been based on this balance between profitability and a social conscience. Everywhere we're doing business, were trying to manage the business through the lens of humanity.     

Howard Schultz

Starbucks trying to build a different kind of company around the balance of profitably and benevolence. A social conscience. And that isn't a program it has to be a way of life.     

Howard Schultz

Starbuck's is going to start selling instant coffee. This is for people who want the quality of Sanka, but want to pay the high Starbuck's price.     

Jay Leno