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30 Cute Cupcake Quotes and Sayings


Every time I read a book, I love to jot down and record my favorite quotes in it. There is a sentiment to match every mood.


You will find lots of quotes here that are cute, funny, sweet and perfect to share on your favorite social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. My favourite cupcake to eat is chocolate and peanut butter (recipe enclosed) and my daughter's is vanilla with strawberry icing and plenty of sprinkles. What's yours?

Below is a fantastic selection of cupcake-themed quotations online which you are welcome to use to finish off cards, scrapbooks, t-shirts, cakes, badges, paper products, wall décor and more with an instant sweet-tooth slogan or sentiment.

Cute Quotes About Cupcakes

Enclosed are many short sentiments and quotes that I have composed myself because I am a bit of a sweet tooth addict. You can even get some quotations printed onto items such as mugs. I love the keep calm and have a cupcake mug which is exactly how I feel most days. This would make a fab gift choice for a friend.

  1. "Friendship is sharing a sweet cupcake." - Marie Williams Johnstone
  2. "You're the frosting to my cupcake." - Unknown Author
  3. "There's nothing a cupcake and coffee can't solve." - Marie Williams Johnstone
  4. "When you share a cupcake, you share love." - Unknown Author
  5. "In the buffet of life, friends are the dessert." - Unknown Author
  6. "Writing is like baking cupcakes, you're trying to make something from the raw. Like with cupcakes, it's flour and eggs and stuff, and with books it's ideas and words. The end result is the same though, you want people to eat them up." - Emma Shortt
  7. "Friends are like cupcakes in my pantry of memories." - Unknown Author
  8. "Well, that's real swell, but it still doesn't get the cream in the cupcake." - Samantha from Sex and the City
  9. "When you look at a cupcake, you've got to smile." - Anne Byrn
  10. "What makes life so sweet? Cupcakes to eat and someone to love." - Marie Williams Johnstone

Coffee makes it possible to get out of bed. Cupcakes make it worthwhile.

  1. "Dream as if you'll live forever, eat Cupcakes as if you'll die today." - Unknown Author
  2. "If at first you don't succeed, eat a cupcake!" - Marie Williams Johnstone
  3. "A meal without a cupcake is like a day without sunshine." - Unknown Author
  4. "Cupcakes take the cake." - Unknown Author
  5. "I never met a cupcake I didn't like." - Unknown Author
  6. "Muffins are just ugly cupcakes." - Unknown Author
  7. "We're encouraging them to bring healthy snacks, but when a parent comes up with a tray of sweets, I'm not going to turn them away. I don't want to be the cupcake killer." - John Young
  8. "Coffee makes it possible to get out of bed. Cupcakes make it worthwhile." - Unknown Author
  9. "Cupcakes are sweet, and even sweeter when shared." - Marie Williams Johnstone
  10. "Keep calm and eat a cupcake!" - Unknown Author

Well, that's real swell, but it still doesn't get the cream in the cupcake

— Samantha from Sex and the City

  1. "I'm wearing an outfit that looks just like a cupcake . . . a pink frothy blouse, low cut . . . everything a little inappropriately girlie . . . Pink, pink, lot of pink." - Jennifer Tilly
  2. "I miss my cupcake/Where has it gone/I wish it were here/at the wave of my wand..." - Unknown Author
  3. "Friendship is a sweet blessing." - Unknown Author
  4. "Make cupcakes NOT war!" - Unknown Author
  5. "Looking back, I have this to regret, that too often when I wanted a cupcake, I did not have one." - David Grayson
  6. "It's all about the cupcakes." - Unknown Author
  7. "America is an enormous frosted cupcake in the middle of millions of starving people." - Gloria Steinem
  8. "If at first you don't succeed, eat a cupcake!" - Unknown Author
  9. "When you frost a cupcake, you spread the love." - Unknown Author
  10. "A cupcake a day, keeps the tummy rumbles away." - Unknown Author

My Yummy Peanut Butter Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

Make delicious peanut butter and chocolate cupcake sweet treats using the handy recipe below. A very yummy scrummy and lovely chunky peanut butter and chocolate cupcake recipe. Please don't offer these to anyone with a nut allergy.

Prep timeCook timeReady inYields

20 min

20 min

40 min



  • 115 g softened butter
  • 115 g caster sugar
  • 2 tablespoons of crunchy peanut butter
  • 2 large eggs
  • 85 g self-raising flour
  • 4 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 150 g chocolate chips or a chopped chocolate bar


  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C / 350°F / Gas 4
  2. Prepare 12 cupcake cases in a bun tin
  3. Put the butter, sugar and peanut butter into a mixing bowl and beat with an electric mixer or with a mixing spoon
  4. Add the eggs in and beat again for a few minutes
  5. Sift in the flour and the cocoa powder
  6. Add the chocolate chips
  7. Mix everything with a wooden spoon until all the mixture is wet. Don't use an electric mixer for this
  8. Spoon the mixture into the 12 cupcake cases
  9. Bake for 15-20 minutes - a skewer should come out clean when inserted into the middle of a cupcake
  10. Leave to cool on a wire rack
  11. You can leave these as they are or decorate with melted chocolate and more chocolate chips or buttons

Man cannot live by bread alone; he must have peanut butter. ~ James A. Garfield

© 2011 Marie


Janet on August 14, 2018:

I’m looking for the origin of the saying,”We had to drive to East cupcake and back today”, referring to a location far away. Can anyone help me out? It is a term that was used on the East coast in the 1950’s and 1960’s.

CherylsArt on May 09, 2014:

Cupcakes are just the perfect size for a slice of cake.

tonyleather on January 14, 2014:

Plenty of interesting and amusing quotes here! Great lens!

Marie (author) on December 09, 2013:

@Adventuretravels: Thank you very much :)

Giovanna from UK on December 07, 2013:

mmmmm your peanut butter recipe sound great. I'll give it a go I think! This lens takes the cupcake!

whats4dinner on March 08, 2013:

"There's nothing a Cupcake and Coffee can't solve." I agree! Nice lens.

anonymous on December 28, 2012:

Love these cupcake quotes - a real day brightener!

Marie (author) on November 23, 2012:

@Cari Kay 11: Thank you, Cari :)

Kay on November 04, 2012:

What a fun page!

Marie (author) on October 20, 2012:

@getmoreinfo: Thanks for stopping by on my quotes page :)

Marie (author) on October 20, 2012:

@anonymous: Thank you very much :)

getmoreinfo on October 16, 2012:

These Cupcake Quotes are really cute

anonymous on October 11, 2012:

good lens on cupcake quotes, i like the quotes

Marie (author) on September 28, 2012:

@miaponzo: They are very moreish. Thanks for stopping by.

Marie (author) on September 28, 2012:

@colleenw1: Aren't they just. I like to feast on cupcake sayings when I am pining for the real edible version. Thanks for visiting.

colleenw1 on September 27, 2012:

Cupcakes are the perfect handheld morsel of decadence... I love cupcakes!!!

This is a superfun lens - love it!!! :)

miaponzo on September 26, 2012:

I'm going to have to try those chocolate peanut butter ones! Blessed!

Rosaquid on September 13, 2012:

I adore cupcakes!

anonymous on September 09, 2012:


anooptu on September 05, 2012:

Cup of my favourite from my childhood

RoadMonkey on September 05, 2012:

oooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh I'm trying to stay away from cakes and now I've gone and squidliked a lens on them! Great lens and my granddaughter likes decorating them.

Mamabyrd from West Texas on September 05, 2012:

I love these quotes! I need a sign in my kitchen that says "sit down, shut up and eat a cupcake"

anonymous on August 25, 2012:

@Anime-e: I make a cupcake with a chocolate chip cookie inside!

Anime-e on August 12, 2012:

I truly love Vanilla Cupcake's well, that and cookies! I'm like the cookie monster sometimes!

nicewriter lm on August 10, 2012:

sweet poems :)

Marie (author) on June 29, 2012:

@aliciamaggie54: Thank you, Alicia. I love all things cupcake :)

aliciamaggie54 on May 28, 2012:

Real neat quotes especially the one about writing.

Marie (author) on February 27, 2012:

@anonymous: Mmm chocolate and orange are brilliant together. Thank you, Tipi :)

anonymous on February 17, 2012:

I've never had a tangy orange cupcake but you have me wanting one now, maybe some chocolate on the side!

Marie (author) on January 14, 2012:

@WriterJanis2: Yes, reading foodie lenses has that effect. Thanks for your visit :)

WriterJanis2 on January 08, 2012:

I want a cupcake now!

Marie (author) on January 01, 2012:

@squidoopets: I love vanilla too - not many flavors of cupcake I don't like apart from banana flavor! Thank you so much for your visit SquidooPets :)

Darcie French from Abbotsford, BC on December 31, 2011:

Vanilla cupcake kind of doggie here, I'm not allowed chocolate :)

Marie (author) on December 05, 2011:

@VarietyWriter2: Thanks so much WeddingZazzle :)

VarietyWriter2 on December 04, 2011:

Blessed :)

Marie (author) on November 30, 2011:

@LouisaDembul: That happens to me every time I visit recipe or food related pages! Thanks for stopping by.

LouisaDembul on November 29, 2011:

Just got this craving for a big cupcake with lots of icing on it!

Marie (author) on November 27, 2011:

@seosmm: Thank you very much.

seosmm on November 25, 2011:

Good info. Very nice lens!

Marie (author) on November 25, 2011:

@JoshK47: Thank you so much for your visit and blessing, Josh. What a lovely comment :)

JoshK47 on November 25, 2011:

Love this lens - almost as much as I love cupcakes. Almost. Blessed by a SquidAngel!

Marie (author) on November 21, 2011:

@Northwestphotos: Thank you - yes me too! It's hard to write about cupcakes and not get hungry! Thanks for the visit.

Northwestphotos on November 21, 2011:

Love your lens! Makes me hungry for cupcakes! Yum!

Marie (author) on November 16, 2011:

@seosrija: I pretty much like most cupcake flavours - except banana. Thanks for stopping by and paying me a visit :)

seosrija on November 15, 2011:

yummy yummy! I like cup cakes specially chocolates my hot favorite .... Thanks for making such a lens.

Marie (author) on November 08, 2011:

@anonymous: Cupcakes are cute collector items but I prefer the edible variety of course! Thanks for your visit.

anonymous on November 07, 2011:

Fun lens, and great selections, I have some gift ideas now for my niece who is such a cupcake collector :)

Marie (author) on October 28, 2011:

@gottaloveit2: Yes my daughter loves the peanut butter and chocolate combo. Thanks for your comments and for stopping by. Much appreciated.

gottaloveit2 on October 28, 2011:

I have a chocolate/peanut butter fan living in my house and that recipe looks delicious. Thanks so much - will try. Oh, cute quotes sprinkled throughout this great lens too.

Marie (author) on October 27, 2011:

@sousababy: Thank you so much for visiting my page, Rose. I'm so glad you liked it.

sousababy on October 26, 2011:

Very creative lens. Love the cupcake cards and thanks for the recipe! Take good care, Rose

Marie (author) on October 09, 2011:

@anonymous: Yes I've added to it since you last were here - I like quotes which make me think of food! Thank you for your kindness :)

anonymous on October 07, 2011:

I love my quotes and it is an imaginative and a creative mind that can conjure up delicious treats like this! Came back to share it with my friends! :)

Marie (author) on August 27, 2011:

@anonymous: Thank you for stopping by to view my cupcake quotes page - so very much appreciated :)

anonymous on August 20, 2011:

A very joyful lens to visit. It is a virtual cupcake treat! :)

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