Knowing the wealthiest people in the world gives us two things.
One, they serve as inspiration. And two, they reassure us that success is indeed—achievable. But more often than not, we only see figures and not stories.
So how did they do it?
Here are the 10 richest people in the world and the stories behind their success.
#10 – Li Ka-shing ($31.9 Billion)
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The Real Success Story: He learned the value of money and generosity at a young age. He worked hard in a factory as a child and selflessly sent over 90% of his earnings to his mother.
According to Li, “It doesn’t matter how strong or capable you are; if you don’t have a big heart, you will not succeed.”