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Teamwork Quotes By Julia Child

You must have discipline to have fun. — Julia Child

Teamwork Quotes By Kenneth H. Blanchard

Once leaders embrace the role of coach, they realize the weight of leadership is now balanced between themselves and their direct reports. — Kenneth H. Blanchard

Teamwork Quotes By Reed Hastings

Do not tolerate brilliant jerks. The cost to teamwork is too high. — Reed Hastings

Teamwork Quotes By Herbie Hancock

There's so much spontaneity involved, what do you practice? How do you practice teamwork? How do you practice sharing? How do you practice daring? How do you practice being nonjudgmental? — Herbie Hancock

Teamwork Quotes By Matshona Dhliwayo

A bow is useless without an arrow. — Matshona Dhliwayo

Teamwork Quotes By Carl Lewis

The best kids are going to become the best. But the best thing about it is that you're going to learn lessons in playing those sports about winning and losing and teamwork and teammates and arguments and everything else that are going to affect you positively for the rest of your life. — Carl Lewis

Teamwork Quotes By John Adair

The price of excellence in teamwork is eternal vigilance — John Adair

Teamwork Quotes By Bruce Coslet

The era of the rugged individual is giving way to the era of the team player. — Bruce Coslet

Teamwork Quotes By John Wooden

A player who makes a team great is more valuable than a great player. Losing yourself in the group, for the good of the group, that's teamwork. — John Wooden

Teamwork Quotes By William Schutz

Team members who feel threatened but who are not aware of it become rigid - and that stops teamwork. — William Schutz

Teamwork Quotes By Jeff Duke

The enemy of teamwork is individualism. As a team, the whole has to be greater than the sum of every individual part. The only way to do that is to work together. You can go a lot farther pulling together than you can with individual people pulling separately. — Jeff Duke

Teamwork Quotes By John Katzenbach

Teamwork represents a set of values that encourage behaviors such as listening and constructively responding to points of view expressed by others, giving others the benefit of the doubt, providing support to those who need it, and recognizing the interests and achievements of others. — John Katzenbach

Teamwork Quotes By W. Edwards Deming

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. Edwards Deming

Teamwork Quotes By Eunice Parisi-Carew

People need to feel safe to be who they are - to speak up when they have an idea, or to speak out when they feel something isn't right. — Eunice Parisi-Carew

Teamwork Quotes By John Heywood

Two heads are better than one. — John Heywood

Teamwork Quotes By Leo Durocher

Win any way as long as you can get away with it. Nice guys finish last. — Leo Durocher

Teamwork Quotes By Keith Richards

There's something beautifully friendly and elevating about a bunch of guys playing music together. This wonderful little world that is unassailable. It's really teamwork, one guy supporting the others, and it's all for one purpose, and there's no flies in the ointment, for a while. And nobody conducting, it's all up to you. It's really jazzthat's the big secret. Rock and roll ain't nothing but jazz with a hard backbeat. — Keith Richards

Teamwork Quotes By Matshona Dhliwayo

One finger cannot lift a feather, but five can lift a rock. — Matshona Dhliwayo

Teamwork Quotes By Lailah Gifty Akita

Great teamwork, great results. — Lailah Gifty Akita

Teamwork Quotes By Walt Disney

Togetherness, for me, means teamwork. In my business of motion pictures and television entertainment, many minds and skillful hands must collaborate ... T he work seeks to comprehend the spiritual and material needs and yearnings of gregarious humanity. It makes us reflect how completely dependent we are upon one another in our social and commercial life. — Walt Disney

Teamwork Quotes By Carl

Teamwork Makes The Dream Work — Carl

Teamwork Quotes By Michael Dell

Visionaries have the unique ability to dream of what's possible and then make it a reality. We are excited to watch these visionaries use technology to help students develop skills in collaboration, critical thinking and teamwork that they'll need to compete in the global economy. — Michael Dell

Teamwork Quotes By Phil Jackson

The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. — Phil Jackson

Teamwork Quotes By Abraham Lincoln

Well, I suppose you know that men will stand a good deal when they are flattered. — Abraham Lincoln

Teamwork Quotes By John Green

I never really understood that massive collaboration involving hundreds of people is what makes movies possible, and it's also why I would agree that curiosity is not the most important human trait; the urge to collaborate is. Heck ... only we have the ability to cooperate to make like online communities and space telescopes and imaginariums and movies. So the great thrill of this whole experience [my novel being made into a movie] for me was ..seeing humanity do what it's best at, which ultimately is not competing but cooperating. — John Green

Teamwork Quotes By Ogwo David Emenike

You can't do it better without teamwork. — Ogwo David Emenike

Teamwork Quotes By John F. Kennedy

Neither the fanatics nor the faint-hearted are needed. And our duty as a Party is not to our Party alone, but to the nation, and, indeed, to all mankind. Our duty is not merely the preservation of political power but the preservation of peace and freedom.
So let us not be petty when our cause is so great. Let us not quarrel amongst ourselves when our Nation's future is at stake.
Let us stand together with renewed confidence in our cause
united in our heritage of the past and our hopes for the future
and determined that this land we love shall lead all mankind into new frontiers of peace and abundance. — John F. Kennedy

Teamwork Quotes By H.G.Wells

It is good to stop by the track for a space, put aside the knapsack, wipe the brows, and talk a little of the upper slopes of the mountain we think we are climbing, would but the trees let us see it. — H.G.Wells

Teamwork Quotes By Patrick Lencioni

Remember teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability. — Patrick Lencioni

Teamwork Quotes By Stephen Covey

Technology and tools are useful and powerful when they are your servant and not your master. — Stephen Covey

Teamwork Quotes By Harold S. Kushner

Other people may complicate our lives, but life without them would be unbearably desolate. None of us can be truly human in isolation. The qualities that make us human emerge only in the ways we relate to other people. — Harold S. Kushner

Teamwork Quotes By William Feather

One right and honest definition of business is mutual helpfulness. — William Feather

Teamwork Quotes By Giordano Bruno

The hammers must be swung in cadence, when more than one is hammering the iron. — Giordano Bruno

Teamwork Quotes By Chris Hill

Hockey and cooking are similar in so many ways, especially if you are a player-coach, the guy in charge on the ice, a role I would closely relate to that of a chef in the kitchen - they are both contact sports.

You've gotta keep your head up, keep moving and communicate well. Even though you might be the leader in the kitchen or on the ice, you need to understand that that you're part of a working machine and that machine stops working if one of the pieces isn't working in unison with the others. I learned from a very young age the importance of being part of this team dynamic and how hard work can take you to so many different places.

(Chef Duane Keller) — Chris Hill

Teamwork Quotes By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

All your strength is in union, all your danger is in discord. — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Teamwork Quotes By Lailah Gifty Akita

We are capable of performing the task. — Lailah Gifty Akita

Teamwork Quotes By Eunice Parisi-Carew

Conflict can be healthy within a collaborative group, as long as everyone sticks to the issues and things don't get personal. — Eunice Parisi-Carew

Teamwork Quotes By Dean Smith

Michael, if you can't pass, you can't play. — Dean Smith

Teamwork Quotes By Patrick Lencioni

It's as simple as this. When people don't unload their opinions and feel like they've been listened to, they won't really get on board. — Patrick Lencioni

Teamwork Quotes By Jeff Bezos

We also have no incentive compensation of any kind. And the reason we don't is because it is detrimental to teamwork. — Jeff Bezos

Teamwork Quotes By Darryl F. Zanuck

If two men on the same job agree all the time, then one is useless. If they disagree all the time, both are useless. — Darryl F. Zanuck

Teamwork Quotes By Ahmed Yassin

Since Israel does not differentiate between attacking this group or that, we are saying our people can work individually or collectively to face this aggression. — Ahmed Yassin

Teamwork Quotes By Seth Godin

Living and breathing an authentic story is the best way to survive in a conversation-rich world. — Seth Godin

Teamwork Quotes By Peter Senge

Team learning is the Process of aligning and developing the capacity of a team to create the results its members desire. It builds on the discipline of developing a shared vision. It also builds on personal mastery, for talented teams are made up of talented individuals. — Peter Senge

Teamwork Quotes By Pearl Zhu

Innovation is to connect the dots - synthesizing that goes in one mind, and teamwork through collective insight. — Pearl Zhu

Teamwork Quotes By Marcus Luttrell

Shipmates might depend. That word: teamwork. It — Marcus Luttrell

Teamwork Quotes By Patrick O'Sullivan

That Canadian team had a bunch of guys who are in the 1 percent: Crosby, Getzlaf, Perry, Carter, Richards and Weber - guys who would win Olympic gold and make $8 and $10 million a season down the line. Though a player might be in that 1 percent, no team is, not as a group. — Patrick O'Sullivan

Teamwork Quotes By Ruth Riley

We knew what it was like to go without a lot of things, but we didn't mind, because we were going without those things together. — Ruth Riley

Teamwork Quotes By Andrew Carnegie

TEAMWORK: the fuel that allows common people attain uncommon results. — Andrew Carnegie

Teamwork Quotes By Brian Tracy

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 Quotes By Howard Schultz

Sometimes you have to create the thing you want to be part of. — Howard Schultz

Teamwork Quotes By John C. Maxwell

Ordinary people with commitment can make an extraordinary impact on the their world. — John C. Maxwell

Teamwork Quotes By Patrick Lencioni

A fractured team is just like a broken arm or leg; fixing it is always painful, and sometimes you have to rebreak it to make it heal correctly. And the rebreak hurts a lot more than the initial break, because you have to do it on purpose P.37 — Patrick Lencioni

Teamwork Quotes By Dave Rudbarg

One of the reasons the team on NCIS works so well-is that they live by their leader's rules-which are not a secret .
What are your rules/standards? Do the people in your life know what they are? Do you hold grudges/resentments when they don't measure up? Do you pretend that everything is fine-when it's not-and close up a little every day?
And most importantly-
When was the last time YOU reviewed/upgraded your standards/expectations rules-and took a look at the impact around you/checked in?
(Hint-most people live from rules/standards/expectations created from reactions/perceptions formed around the age of six)
Might be time for a review/upgrade ... — Dave Rudbarg

Teamwork Quotes By Chris Hill

The second you make it all about you, is the second you've already lost. It's about people - it always has been and it always will be. — Chris Hill

Teamwork Quotes By Erin Hunter

You learned a good lesson about fighting as a team. Remember that no warrior needs to be a hero. The most heroic actions take more than one cat. — Erin Hunter

Teamwork Quotes By Justin Sewell

TEAMWORK: A few harmless flakes working together can unleash an avalanche of destruction. — Justin Sewell

Teamwork Quotes By Sunday Adelaja

To build a strong team we need to become strong leaders first. — Sunday Adelaja

Teamwork Quotes By Bobby Dodd

Either love your players or get out of coaching. — Bobby Dodd

Teamwork Quotes By Bill Bradley

Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it. No destructive lies. No ridiculous fears. No debilitating anger. — Bill Bradley

Teamwork Quotes By John Katzenbach

Overcoming barriers to performance is how groups become teams. — John Katzenbach

Teamwork Quotes By Steve McConnell

Software projects fail for one of two general reasons: the project team lacks the knowledge to conduct a software project successfully, or the project team lacks the resolve to conduct a project effectively. — Steve McConnell

Teamwork Quotes By Marv Dunphy

Volleyball is one of the most interactive games going. It is a game of intuition, imagination, improvisation - but most of all, of reciprocity - of teamwork. There is no way to free-lance in volleyball. — Marv Dunphy

Teamwork Quotes By Bear Bryant

The old lessons (work, self-discipline, sacrifice, teamwork, fighting to achieve) aren't being taught by many people other than football coaches these days. The football coach has a captive audience and can teach these lessons because the communication lines between himself and his players are more wide open than between kids and parents. We better teach these lessons or else the country's future population will be made up of a majority of crooks, drug addicts, or people on relief. — Bear Bryant

Teamwork Quotes By Sharon Salzberg

Famed basketball coach Phil Jackson, a meditator himself, arranged to have his players - first the Chicago Bulls, and then the L.A. Lakers - learn meditation as a way to improve their focus and teamwork. Jackson finds that mindfulness assists players in paying attention to what's happening on the court moment by moment. Such precise training in attention has paid off during tense playoffs; Jackson has led more teams to championships than any coach in NBA history. Meditation — Sharon Salzberg

Teamwork Quotes By Dave Logan

Alignment, to us, means bringing pieces into the same line - the same direction. The metaphor is that a magnet will make pieces of iron point toward it. Agreement is share intellectual understanding. Tribes are clusters of people, and people are complex and nonrational at times. If a tribe is united only by agreement, as soon as times change, agreement has to be reestablished. If people learn new ideas or see a problem from a new perspective, they no longer agree, so tribes based on agreement often discourage learning, questioning, and independent thought. Tribes based on alignment want to maximize each person's contribution, provided that they stay pointed in the same direction like magnetized iron filings. — Dave Logan

Teamwork Quotes By John C. Maxwell

Collaboration is multiplication. — John C. Maxwell

Teamwork Quotes By Abdulazeez Henry Musa

The greatest quality of teamwork is strength and unity. — Abdulazeez Henry Musa

Teamwork Quotes By Lee Iacocca

A major reason capable people fail to advance is that they don't work well with their colleagues. — Lee Iacocca

Teamwork Quotes By Lou Holtz

All winning teams are goal-oriented. Teams like these win consistently because everyone connected with them concentrates on specific objectives. They go about their business with blinders on; nothing will distract them from achieving their aims. — Lou Holtz

Teamwork Quotes By Markus W. Lunner

It takes a thousand bricks to build a wall, but only one to tear it down. — Markus W. Lunner

Teamwork Quotes By Jack Welch

When all is said and done, teaching is what I try to do for a living. — Jack Welch

Teamwork Quotes By Sharon Robinson

A champion, he said, wins a World Series or an Olympic and is hoisted on the shoulders of teammates and fans. A hero carries the people on his shoulders. Champions live for the moment- heroes, like Jackie Robinson, transcend time. — Sharon Robinson

Teamwork Quotes By Zechariah Barrett

You will shape up and get better ... But you'll always have others to rely on as well. It's the fact that we're not each a detective going solo. We're together. The unique talents of our friends fill in where we lack. There's nothing wrong with that. — Zechariah Barrett

Teamwork Quotes By Barack Obama

This is the moment when we must come together to save this planet. — Barack Obama

Teamwork Quotes By Ed Catmull

At the U of U, we were inventing a new language. One of us would contribute a verb, another a noun, then a third person would figure out ways to string the elements together to actually say something. — Ed Catmull

Teamwork Quotes By John Wooden

Teamwork is not a preference, it is a requirement. — John Wooden

Teamwork Quotes By Casey Stengel

Gettin' good players is easy. Gettin' 'em to play together is the hard part. — Casey Stengel

Teamwork Quotes By Atul Gawande

Just ticking boxes is not the ultimate goal here. Embracing a culture of teamwork and discipline is. And if we recognised the opportunity, the two-minute WHO checklist is just a start. — Atul Gawande

Teamwork Quotes By Hannah

There is no i in team, but there is no team without individuals. — Hannah

Teamwork Quotes By Lou Holtz

Teamwork is the foundation of success. The three universal questions that an individual asks of his coach, player, employee, employer are: Can I trust you? Are you committed to excellence? And, do you care about me? — Lou Holtz

Teamwork Quotes By Jon Katzenbach

What sets apart high-performance teams, however, is the degree of commitment, particularly how deeply committed the members are to one another. — Jon Katzenbach

Teamwork Quotes By Claire Carver-Dias

I think a lot of our team commitment is a silent understanding that each one of us has poured our life into what we're doing. — Claire Carver-Dias

Teamwork Quotes By Dean Smith

Over coaching is the worst thing you can do to a player. — Dean Smith

Teamwork Quotes By Moises Naim

It's virtually an axiom that teamwork across divisions of a ministry or police force is complicated by rivalries, turf battles, and competing personal and institutional interests. — Moises Naim

Teamwork Quotes By Andrew J Dubrin

Team spirit elevates with a broad-based contribution to the group effort. It's especially important for the high-performing leader to avoid the situation of one or two people being the only contributors during a meeting. — Andrew J Dubrin

Teamwork Quotes By Mia Hamm

I play for the intense challenges that the game on the highest levels present. The whole team enjoys playng exciting soccer for the fans and my part in that makes me feel good about myself. The whole concept of teamwork is what keeps us all going. It's my role to create scoring chances, and to come through for my teammates is extremely satisfying. — Mia Hamm

Teamwork Quotes By Trenton Lee Stewart

May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home. — Trenton Lee Stewart

Teamwork Quotes By Gordon Brown

My favourite sport at school was rugby. All sports are teamwork, but rugby particularly is about teamwork and I think teamwork is the essence of this. — Gordon Brown

Teamwork Quotes By Eunice Parisi-Carew

The key to handling conflict is to make sure people understand it's okay to have an opposing view. — Eunice Parisi-Carew

Teamwork Quotes By Rensis Likert

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

Teamwork Quotes By Sam Walton

The job of senior management is to cultivate an environment where store managers can learn from the market and from each other. — Sam Walton

Teamwork Quotes By Rejean Houle

Nobody's more important than the team. — Rejean Houle

Teamwork Quotes By Bill Bradley

We realized that no one of us could be as good as all of us playing unselfishly. — Bill Bradley

Teamwork Quotes By Abdulazeez Henry Musa

There is fun in teamwork". — Abdulazeez Henry Musa

Teamwork Quotes By Mother Teresa

None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful. — Mother Teresa

Teamwork Quotes By John C. Maxwell

The one thing you need to know about teamwork is that there is more than one thing you need to know about teamwork. — John C. Maxwell

Teamwork Quotes By Tom Peters

Divas do it, golfers do it, pilots do it, violists do it, sprinters do it, soldiers do it, surgeons do it, astronauts do it ... only business people think it isn't necessary to train. — Tom Peters

Teamwork Quotes By Atul Gawande

Just using a checklist requires [doctors] to embrace different values from ones we've had, like humility, discipline, teamwork. — Atul Gawande

Teamwork Quotes By Henry Ford

Why should I clutter my mind with general information when I have men around me who can supply any knowledge I need? — Henry Ford