Last month as I researched content for a Grand Dynamics seminar titled, “Behind the Magic Curtain”  I was inspired to consider various perspectives about customer service. The following page is a compilation of customer service quotes.  The wisdom on this page has been compiled from an array of vastly successful individuals. Put their advice on customer service to work for you, as you move toward success.  Enjoy this page of inspirational customer service quotes! Tim

You’ll never have a product or price advantage again. They can be easily duplicated, but a strong customer service culture can’t be copied. -Jerry Fritz

The goal as a company is to have customer service that is not just the best, but legendary. -Sam Walton

Being on par in terms of price and quality only gets you into the game. Service wins the game. -Tony Alessandra

Biggest question: Isn’t it really ‘customer helping’ rather than customer service? And wouldn’t you deliver better service if you thought of it that way? -Jeffrey Gitomer

The customer is king. -unknown

There are no traffic jams along the extra mile. -Roger Staubach

The customer is never wrong, they might not be right, but they are never wrong. -JT

Quality in a service or product is not what you put into it. It is what the client or customer gets out of it. -Peter Drucker

Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends. -Walt Disney

If we don’t take care of our customers, someone else will. -unknown

Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify! -Henry David Thoreau

If you make customers unhappy in the physical world, they might each tell 6 friends. If you make customers unhappy on the Internet, they can each tell 6,000 friends. -Jeff Bezos

Customers don’t expect you to be perfect. They do expect you to fix things when they go wrong. -Donald Porter

Our greatest asset is the customer! Treat each customer as if they are the only one! -Laurice Leitao

Well done is better than well said. -Benjamin Franklin

To my customer. I may not have the answer, but I’ll find it. I may not have the time, but I’ll make it. -unknown

In business you get what you want by giving other people what they want. -Alice Macdougall

As far as customers are concerned you are the company. This is not a burden, but the core of your job. You hold in your hands the power to keep customers coming back, perhaps even to make or break the company. -unknown

People don’t want to communicate with an organization or a computer. They want to talk to a real, live, responsive, responsible person who will listen and help them get satisfaction. -Theo Michelson

More Inspirational Customer Service Quotes

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy step… the extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question: What ELSE could we do? -Dale Dauten

Treat every customer as if they sign your paycheck, because they do. -unknown

Customer complaints are the schoolbooks from which we learn. -unknown

Here is a simple but powerful rule- always give people more than what they expect to get. -Nelson Boswell

A customer is the most important visitor on our premises. He is not dependant on us, we are dependent on him. -unknown

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else. -Sam Walton

Washrooms will always tell if your company cares about its customers. -unknown

Every great business is built on friendship. -JC Penney

Quality, is job one. -Ford Company

One customer, well taken care of, could be more valuable than $10,000 worth of advertising. -Jim Rohn

It’s much harder to provide a great customer service than I would have ever realized. It’s much more art than science in some of these other areas and not just about the facts but about how you are conveying them. -David Yu

Customers may forget what you said but they’ll never forget how you made them feel. -unknown

More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other. -Jim Cathart

Quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten. -Gucci Family Slogan

The longer you wait, the harder it is to produce outstanding customer service. -William H. Davidow

The purpose of a business is to create a mutually beneficial relationship between itself and those that it serves. When it does that well, it will be around tomorrow to do it some more. -John Woods

The customer’s perception is your reality. -Kate Zabriskie

Customer service is training people how to serve clients in an outstanding fashion. -unknown

Be everywhere, do everything, and never fail to astonish the customer. -Macy’s Motto