Here are 21 extremely motivational and famous quotes by Jack Ma

Jack Ma is a Chinese businessman and one of the richest person in the world. He is the co-founder of Alibaba Group and the former executive chairman of Alibaba Group. Jack Ma has been the inspiration to many people throughout and there are some quotes by him that will make you inspired even on your darkest days, have a look:

  1. “I always tell myself that we are born here not to work, but to enjoy life. We are here to make things better for one another.”
  2. “Before I’m 50 years old, my job is making money. After I’m 50 years old, my job is spending money, helping others, because you can’t spend all that money.”
  3. “If you want to be successful tomorrow, it’s impossible. If you want to be successful a year later, it’s impossible. But if you want to win 10 years later, you have a chance”
  4. “I come to this world not to work, but to enjoy this life. I don’t want to die in my offices, I want to die on the beaches.”
  5. “Hire as many young people as possible, because they are never scared. We make wrong decisions, we make the wrong policies, we kill their future. So trust young people. Trust the small business. Build an environment, build the ecosystem for them. This is our future.”
  6. “When you are small, you have to be very focused and rely on your brain, not your strength.”
  7. “If you want to be successful, learn from other people’s mistakes, not their successes. No matter how smart you are, you will encounter these mistakes, and you’ll know how to deal with them”
  8. “Today is difficult, tomorrow is much more difficult, but the day after tomorrow is beautiful. Most people die tomorrow evening.”
  9. “Philanthropy is not about helping others, it’s about helping yourself. When you change, the world changes.”
  10. “I always find people smarter than I am. Then my job is to make sure smart people work together. Stupid people can work together easily, smart people can’t.”
  11. “My favourite movie is Forrest Gump. He said, nobody makes money catching whales, people make money catching shrimps. So we serve small business.”
  12. “A leader should incentivize, but not with money. You give trust, respect, appreciation, and correct, heartfelt advice.”
  13. “No matter how tough the chase is, you should always have the dream you saw on the first day. It’ll keep you motivated and rescue you (from any weak thoughts).”
  14. “Without the internet, there would have been no Jack Ma, and no Alibaba or Taobao.”
  15. Life is so short, so beautiful. Don’t be so serious about work. Enjoy your lives.”
  16. “Never ever do business with the government. Be in love with them, never marry them.” – Jack Ma “If you don’t give up, you still have a chance. Giving up is the greatest failure.”
  17. “I’m not a tech guy. I’m looking at the technology with the eyes of my customers, normal people’s eyes.”
  18. “I try to make myself happy because I know that if I’m not happy, my colleagues are not happy and my shareholders are not happy and my customers are not happy.”
  19. “I don’t want to be liked, I want to be respected.”
  20. “You never know how much can you do in your life.”
  21. “If you don’t give up, you still have a chance. Giving up is the greatest failure.”