35 Inspiring Jack Ma Quotes About Success, Entrepreneurship & Life

Chinese business magnate, investor, entrepreneur and the founder of the gigantic Alibaba Group, Jack Ma has emerged as a name to reckon with in recent years. The richest man in China and one of the richest people in the world, Jack Ma was born in a humble family and worked as a tourist guide for several years. However, that never stopped him from using the power of the internet and building one of the best digital based businesses in modern times.

Jack Ma is known to share his story, journey and thoughts with the younger generation, entrepreneurs and business leaders. Jack Ma quotes are an insight to the hard work and vision that shaped up building of a successful global business within a span of a few decades.

We bring you the best Jack Ma quotes on life, success and entrepreneurship

1. “If you don’t give up, you still have a chance.”

2. “On the path to success, you will notice that the successful ones are not whiners, nor do they complain often.”

3. “The opportunities that everyone cannot see are the real opportunities.”

4. “Never ever compete on prices, instead compete on services and innovation.”

5. “We appreciate yesterday, but we’re looking for a better tomorrow.”

6. “It doesn’t matter if I failed. at least I passed the concept on to others. even if I don’t succeed, someone will succeed.”

7. “A good boss is better than a good company.”

8. “Forget about your competitors, just focus on your customers.”

9. “Today is cruel. Tomorrow is crueler and the day after tomorrow is beautiful.”

10. “If you view everyone as your enemies then everyone around you will be enemies.”

11. “Only fools use their mouth to speak. A smart man uses his brain, and a wise man uses his heart.”

12. “If you have never tried, how will you ever know if there’s any chance?”

13. “Without the internet, there would have been no Jack Ma, and no Alibaba or Taobao.”

14. “You should always have the dream you saw on the first day. It’ll keep you motivated and rescue you from any weak thoughts.”

15. “Once in your life, try something. Work hard at something. Try to change. Nothing bad can happen.”

16. “When people think too highly of you, you have the responsibility to calm down and be yourself.”

17. “A leader should never compare his technical skills with his employees.”

18. “If you want to win in the 21st century, you have to empower others, making sure other people are better than you. Then you will be successful.”

19. “30% of all people will never believe you. Do not allow your colleagues and employees to work for you. Instead, let them work for a common goal.”

20. “When you are small, you have to be very focused and rely on your brain, not your strength.”

21. “Your attitude is more important than your capabilities. Similarly, your decision is more important than your capabilities.”

22. “A real businessman or entrepreneur has no enemies. Once he understands this, the sky’s the limit.”

23. “If you are a wolf chasing rabbits, focus on one rabbit. Change yourself to catch the rabbit, but don’t change rabbits.”

24. “If you have never tried, how will you ever know if there’s any chance?”

25. “When KFC came to China, 24 people went for the job, 23 people were accepted, I was the only guy.”

26. “Instead of learning from other people’s success, learn from their mistakes.”

27. “Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.”

28. “If we are a good team and know what we want to do, one of us can defeat ten of them.”

29. “If you have different mindset, you will have a different outcome.”

30. “Success and profitability are outcome of focusing on customers and employees, not objectives.”

31. “We are never in lack of money. We lack people with dreams, who can die for those dreams.”

32. “Life is so short, so beautiful. Don’t be so serious about work. Enjoy life.”

33. “A peace talk is always difficult, always complicated.”

34. “We will make it because we are young and we will never give up.”

35. “Help young people. Help small guys. Because small guys will be big. Young people will have the seeds you bury in their minds, and when they grow up, they will change the world.”

The businesses of the 21st century needs an approach and vision like never before. Jack Ma has laid a precedent for thousands of aspiring entrepreneurs who wish to follow his path. After retiring from Alibaba Group, Jack ma has been working for philanthropy, environmental causes and grooming the next generation of business leaders and entrepreneurs.

Hope these Jack Ma quotes has left you motivated and inspired to work for your goals!

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