A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.
- Japanese proverb
It is amazing how much people get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
- Swahili proverb
A team is more than a collection of people. It is a process of give and take.
- Barbara Glacel & Emile Robert Jr.
None of us is as smart as all of us.
- Ken Blanchard
No man is wise enough by himself.
Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
- Stephen Covey
The ratio of We’s to I’s is the best indicator of the development of a team.
- Lewis B. Ergen
One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.
The leaders who work most effectively, it seems to me, never say ‘I.’ And that’s not because they have trained themselves not to say ‘I.’ They don’t think ‘I.’ They think ‘we’; they think ‘team.’ They understand their job to be to make the team function. They accept responsibility and don’t sidestep it, but ‘we’ gets the credit…. This is what creates trust, what enables you to get the task done.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
- Henry Ford
Teamwork is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
Teams share the burden and divide the grief.
- Doug Smith
Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
- Vince Lombardi
Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.
- Vince Lombardi
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
- Andrew Carnegie
In teamwork, silence isn’t golden, it’s deadly.
- Mark Sanborn
A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skill of the others.
- Norman S Hidle
The greatest danger a team faces isn’t that it won’t become successful, but that it will, and then cease to improve.
- Mark Sanborn
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
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis.
- W. Edward Deming
It’s easy to get good players. Getting them to play together, that’s the hard part.
- Casey Stengel
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
The basic building block of good teambuilding is for a leader to promote the feeling that every human being is unique and adds value.
No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you.
- Althea Gibson
Teamplayer: Once who unites others toward a shared destiny through sharing information and ideas, empowering others and developing trust.
- Dennis Kinlaw
Light is the task where many share the toil.
No member of a crew is praised for the rugged individuality of his rowing.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
A major reason capable people fail to advance is that they don’t work well with their colleagues.
- Lee Iacocca
T.E.A.M = Together everyone achieves more.