Think outside the box.
Think outside the box.
never ever do business with the government.
Never ever do business with the government. Be in love with them, never marry them.
- Jack Ma
we should keep on going along the path of globalization. when trade stops, war comes.
We should keep on going along the path of globalization. Globalization is good… when trade stops, war comes.
- Jack Ma
As a business person, I want the world to share the prosperity together.
As a business person, I want the world to share the prosperity together.
- Jack Ma
Opportunity lies in the place where the complaints are...
Opportunity lies in the place where the complaints are.
- Jack Ma
I try to make myself happy because I know that if I'm happy, my...
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.
- Jack Ma
I'm not a tech guy. I am looking at the technology with the eyes of my customers...
I’m not a tech guy. I’m looking at the technology with the eyes of my customers, normal people’s eyes.
- Jack Ma
I don't care about revenues...
I don’t care about revenues.
- Jack Ma
A trade war would be a disaster for the world.
A trade war would be a disaster for the world. It’s very easy to slip into a trade war.
- Jack Ma
When you are small, you have to be very focused and rely on your brain, not your strength.
When you are small, you have to be very focused and rely on your brain, not your strength.
- Jack Ma
A leader should have higher grit and tenacity...
A leader should have higher grit and tenacity, and be able to endure what the employees can’t.
- Jack Ma
success and profitability are outcomes of focusing on customers and employees, not objectives.
Success and profitability are outcomes of focusing on customers and employees, not objectives.
- Jack Ma
The aim of marketing is to make selling superfluous.
The aim of marketing is to make selling superfluous.
You can’t make a good deal with a bad person.
You can’t make a good deal with a bad person.
- Warren Buffett
Focus on your customers and lead your people as though their lives depend on your success.
Focus on your customers and lead your people as though their lives depend on your success.
- Warren Buffett
In the world of business, the people who are most successful are those who are doing what they love.
In the world of business, the people who are most successful are those who are doing what they love.
- Warren Buffett
Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.
Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.
- Warren Buffett
Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for 10 years.
Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for 10 years.
- Warren Buffett
If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.
If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.
- Warren Buffett
Can you really explain to a fish what it’s like to walk on land?...
Can you really explain to a fish what it’s like to walk on land? One day on land is worth a thousand years of talking about it, and one day running a business has exactly the same kind of value.
- Warren Buffett
It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price, than a fair company at a wonderful price.
It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price, than a fair company at a wonderful price.
- Warren Buffett
In the business world, the rear view mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
In the business world, the rear view mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
- Warren Buffett
Never invest in a business you cannot understand.
Never invest in a business you cannot understand.
- Warren Buffett
The difference between successful people and really successful people is that...
The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.
- Warren Buffett
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
- Warren Buffett
You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.
You’re dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.
- Walt Disney
A man should never neglect his family for business.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
- Walt Disney
Great things in business are never done by one person...
Great things in business are never done by one person; they’re done by a team of people.
- Steve Jobs
That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity.
That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity.
- Steve Jobs
The secret of my success is that we have gone to exceptional lengths to hire the best people...
The secret of my success is that we have gone to exceptional lengths to hire the best people in the world.
- Steve Jobs
99% of failures come from people who make excuses
99% of failures come from people who make excuses
- George Washington
Great companies are built on great products
Great companies are built on great products.
- Elon Musk
Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time.
Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time.
- Elon Musk
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake...
If you’re trying to create a company, it’s like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
- Elon Musk
The Internet is the easiest thing to get into
The Internet is the easiest thing to get into. To be an Internet retailer, you just get that URL.
- Bill Gates
I believe that if you show people the problems and...
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
- Bill Gates
If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good.
If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good.
- Bill Gates
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
- Bill Gates