I went into my archive closet and dusted these quotes off for some of you. I use them quite often in some form or other.
Subject: Teamwork Quotes
It is amazing how much you can accomplish when it doesn’t matter who gets the credit.
Teamwork: Simply stated, it is less me and more we.
Teamwork is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
Teamwork is working together – even when apart.
A job worth doing is worth doing together.
Coming together, sharing together, working together, succeeding together.
A successful team beats with one heart.
Teamwork divides the task and doubles the success.
None of us is as smart as all of us.
Coming together is a beginning.
Keeping together is progress.
Working together is success.
Bruce Coslet, Coach, Bengals
The era of the rugged individual is giving way to the era of the team player. Everyone is needed, but no one is necessary.
We must all hang together,
Or assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
R. Meredith Belbin
Do you want a collection of brilliant minds or a brilliant collection of minds?
A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of the others.
Buchholz and Roth
Wearing the same shirt doesn’t make you a team.
Getting’ good players is easy. Getting’ ‘em to play together is the hard part.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes reality.
No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it.
Paul Bear Bryant
In order to have a winner, the team must have a feeling of unity; every player must put the team first-ahead of personal glory.
The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.
Dr. Allan Fromme
People have been known to achieve more as a result of working with others than against them.
Katzenbach & Smith
Real teams don’t emerge unless individuals on them take risks involving conflict, trust, interdependence and hard work.
Vince Lombardi, Football Coach for the NFL (1913-1970)
Teams do not go physically flat, they go mentally stale.
Coach Dean Smith to Michael Jordan in his freshman year at UNC
Michael, if you can’t pass, you can’t play.