Teamwork Quotes

teamwork quotes

Here are a few teamwork quotes for you to share with your team.  You’ve probably seen many of these, but there are a few new good ones.  Enjoy:

What chance gathers she easily scatters. A great person attracts great people and knows how to hold them together. -Johann von Goethe

Teamwork: Simply stated, it is less me and more we. -Unknown

TEAM = Together Everyone Achieves More. -Unknown

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 whole is greater than the sum of the parts. -Unknown

Teamwork divides the task and doubles the success. -Unknown

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

None of us is as smart as all of us. -Ken Blanchard

There’s a thread that binds all of us together, pull one end of the thread, the strain is felt all down the line. -Rosamond Marshall

We have always found that people are most productive in small teams with tight budgets, time lines and the freedom to solve their own problems. -John Rollwagen

The path to greatness is along with others. -Baltasar Gracion

A team is more than a collection of people. It is a process of give and take. -Barbara Glacel & Emile Robert Jr.

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Overcoming barriers to performance is how groups become teams. -Katzenbach & Smith

It is amazing what can be accomplished when nobody cares about who gets the credit. -Robert Yates

The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side. -Margaret Cardy

Teamwork is the ability to work as a group toward a common vision, even if that vision becomes extremely blurry. -Unknown

Many hands make light work. -John Heywood

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

Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable. -Kenyan Proverb

The six most important words: I admit I made a mistake.  The five most important words: You did a good job.  The four most important words: What is YOUR opinion?  The three most important words: If you please.  The two most important words: Thank You.  The one most important word: We.  The least important word: I.  -Unknown

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

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. -Margaret Mead

Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. -Ryunosuke Satoro

Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success. -Henry Ford

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

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. -Helen Keller

Cooperation is the thorough conviction that nobody can get there unless everybody gets there. -Virginia Burden

Done!  What did you think?

Which ones do you like the most?  I’m on the look-out for more, so if you have any other teamwork quotes, please share them here.  Please post them below.




10 Responses to “Teamwork Quotes”

  1. Antonio Esteve says:

    Who said “United we rise, divided we fall.” ?

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    Ted Reply:

    My pastor did some research and found the original poem written by John Dickenson (signer of the declaration of independence) For Untied we stand, but Divided, we shall all fall

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  2. Antonio Esteve says:

    If we each do a little, we all do a lot.

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  3. Lisa P says:

    Great comments! Just what I needed for the payroll I am running today! I am really glad I signed up for this… I always look forward to my Tuesday (ok Thursday) and Friday email!

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  4. shawn says:

    Anyone have any other thoughts about teamwork to share?

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  5. Linda D says:

    I wish that someone would send the 6-5-4-3-2-1 quotes to the Board at Arlington County, County Manager, and Real Estate Bureau. Their address is 2100 Clarendon Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201. Since they are ignorant, in many areas, it may help them think out of the box!

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    shawn Reply:

    Maybe you can send them? They might like them?

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  6. Lee says:

    Great quotes Shawn, to inspire thought!

    I found a few I would like to share….

    In union there is strength. ~Aesop

    Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
    ~Alexander the Great

    A boat doesn’t go forward if each one is rowing their own way. ~Swahiliproverb

    For the strength of the pack is the wolf,
    and the strength of the wolf is the pack.
    ~Rudyard Kipling.

    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

    Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. ~ Michael Jordan

    I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team, I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion. ~Mia Hamm

    The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual. ~Vince Lombardi, football coach for the NFL (1913-1970)

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    shawn Reply:

    Thanks Lee, great quotes. I like the one by Babe Ruth.

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  7. Brooke says:

    He who chases rainbows is blessed with a colorful life. ~Chef Ron Nolen 2012

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