Jack Ma is a philanthropist, business magnate born and based out of China. The biography of Jack’s life is an intriguing one. Jack is the founder of the famous Alibaba group. He was born to simple family and his parents were musician storytellers and Jack worked as a young tour guide in order to learn English from foreign tourists. Jack’s quotes are extremely popular amongst upcoming businessmen around the world.
"When I am myself, I am happy and have a good result"
"When we have money, we start making mistakes."
"You never know how much can you do in your life."
"You’ve got to make your team have value, innovation, and vision."
"When you are small, you have to be very focused and rely on your brain, not your strength."
"If the customer loves you, the government will have to love you."
"We appreciate yesterday, but we’re looking for a better tomorrow."
"Life is so short, so beautiful. Don’t be so serious about work. Enjoy the lives."
"Opportunity lies in the place where the complaints are."
"You should learn from your competitor, but never copy. Copy and you die."
His sayings and adages encourage people to not be defeated by hard circumstances and to grit it out and emerge victorious. Another thing Jack truly believes is that people need the right kind of people with them not the best. He encourages others to compete of innovation and services and not prices and follows this rule himself. Several interviews of Jack Ma are available for viewing on YouTube. Jack currently resides in Hangzhou, China along with his wife Zhang Ying.