"I do not believe in excuses. I believe in hard work as the prime solvent of life's problems."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."James Cash Penney on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."James Cash Penney on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."James Cash Penney on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."James Cash Penney on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."James Cash Penney on Maya Angelou
"The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison."
"A merchant who approaches business with the idea of serving the public well has nothing to fear from the competition."
"The Golden Rule finds no limit of application in business."
"Change is vital, improvement the logical form of change."
"Success cannot come from standstill men. Methods change and men must change with them."