Teamwork Inspirational Quotes

“Wearing the same shirts doesn’t make a team.” – Clay Buchholz

“The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison.” – James Cash Penney

“The leaders who work most effectively, it seems to me, never say ‘I’. They don’t think ‘I’. They think ‘we’; they think ‘team’.” – Tom Peters

“The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals.” – Rensis Likert

“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” – Phil Jackson

“Only by binding together as a single force will we remain strong and unconquerable.” – Chris Bradford

“Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.” – Brian Tracy

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.” – Andrew Carnegie

“A major reason capable people fail to advance is that they don’t work well with their colleagues.” – Lee Iacocca

No member of a crew

“No member of a crew is praised for the rugged individuality of his rowing.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team.” – Bud Wilkinson

“One man cannot make a team.” – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

“Light is the task where many share the toil.” – Homer

“People have been known to achieve more as a result of working with others than against them.” – Allan Fromme

“The key elements in the art of working together are how to deal with change, how to deal with conflict, and how to reach our potential…the needs of the team are best met when we meet the needs of individual persons.” – Max De Pree

d”The way a team plays as a whole determines its success.” – Babe Ruth

Michael, if you can't

“Michael, if you can’t pass, you can’t play. – Coach Dean Smith to Michael Jordan in his freshman year We’re going to turn this team around 360 degrees.” – Jason Kidd

“No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it.” – Halford Luccock

“Trust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they’re doing it because they care about the team.” – Patrick Lencioni

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” – Michael Jordan

“The speed of the boss is the speed of the team.” – Lee Iacocca

“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” – Napoleon Hill

“We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.” – Benjamin Franklin

“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” – Henry Ford

Coming together is a

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” – Henry Ford

“No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent.” – John Donne

“It takes two flints to make a fire.” – Louisa May Alcott

“One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.” – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

“The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.” – Babe Ruth

“When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality.” – Joe Paterno

A list is only as strong

“A list is only as strong as its weakest link.” – Donald Knuth

“Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” – Vince Lombardi

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

“Most teams aren’t teams at all but merely collections of individual relationships with the boss. Each individual vying with the others for power, prestige and position.” – Douglas McGregor

“A demanding performance challenge tends to create a team.” – John Katzenbach

Strength lies in differences,

“Strength lies in differences, not in similarities” – Stephen Covey

“Without forgiveness, there can be no real freedom to act within a group.” – Max De Pree

“Effective teamwork will not take the place of knowing how to do the job or how to manage the work. Poor teamwork, however, can prevent effective final performance. And it can also prevent team members from gaining satisfaction in being a member of a team and the organization.” – Robert Bales