Six Quotes from Asia’s Self-Made Billionaire that will Reshape Your Concept of Success

Jack Ma’s story could be yours too

Jack Ma | Image credit: CNBC

“We have to get used to being rejected. We’re not that good.”

“Opportunities lies where the complaints are”

“You need the right people with you, not the best people”

“Intelligent people need a fool to lead them. When the team’s all a bunch of scientists, it is best to have a peasant lead the way. His way of thinking is different. It’s easier to win if you have people seeing things from different perspectives.”

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

“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.”

PR Sr. Specialist | MA in International Development I Ex-Reporter for TV5 & Bloomberg TV | Toastmaster | Goodwill Ambassador | jhemmylrut@jteng.info

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