Quotations inspire \u2013 they show the way \u2013 they are distilled wisdom. Here is a collection of 100 quotations on Team work (arranged in no particular order), all collected from different sources in the internet. Wherever the right person to whom the quote is attributed is known to me, I have mentioned the same. The rest, a testament to my ignorance, I have mentioned as Unknown. In case you know whom it is from, do share it, so that I may update this accordingly. 1. \u201c\u00a0Coming\u00a0together is beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.\u201d - Henry Ford 2. \u00a0\u201cTeamwork is the ability to work as a group toward a common vision, even if that vision becomes extremely blurry.\u201d -\u00a0As seen on a poster 3. \u201cTalent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.\u201c - Michael Jordan 4. \u201cTEAM -\u00a0T- Together |\u00a0E- Everyone |\u00a0A - Achieves |\u00a0M- More |\u201d -\u00a0Unknown 5. \u201cWhen you score a goal, or hit a three, or get a touchdown, you dont do it for yourself, you do it for the team cause the name in the front of the shirt is more important than the one on the back.\u201d - Unknown 6. \u201cThe 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\u2019t be worth a dime\u201c - Babe Ruth 7. \u201cEvery team needs a hero, every hero needs a team.\u201c -\u00a0Unknown 8. \u201cFinding each other is the beginning, staying together is the process, Working together is the success.\u201d - Maeagn Gunderson 9. \u201cIndividually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.\u201d - Emma 10. \u201cThe vision of the leader is the hope of the pack.\u201c - Unknown 12. \u201cNone of us is as smart as all of us.\u201d - Ken Blanchard 13. \u201cA group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of the others.\u201d - Norman Shidle 14. \u201cWe're a team. One person struggles, we all struggle. One person triumphs, we all triumph.\u201d - Unknown 15. \u201cNo one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it.\u201c - H. E. Luccock 16. \u201cThere is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others.\u201d - Unknown 17. \u201cTeamwork divides the task and doubles the success.\u201d - Unknown 18. \u201cTeamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishment toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.\u201d - Andrew Carnegie 19. \u201cContrary to popular belief, there most certainly IS an "I" in TEAM. It is the same "I" that appears 3 times in RESPONSIBILITY.\u201c - Amber Harding 20. \u201cThere is no such thing as "one-man show" in a winning team.\u201d - Jose B. Cabajar 22. \u201cOn the field we are only as strong as we are together.\u201d - Coach Kool 23. \u201cIt is a fact that in the right formation, the lifting power of many wings can achieve twice the distance of any bird flying alone.\u201d - Unknown 24. \u201cNever doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world, indeed, it\u2019s the only thing that ever has.\u201d - Unknown 25. \u201cYou aren't a teammate unless you know you can trust each other with your lives.\u201d - Trevor Blackwell 26. \u201cThe strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.\u201d - Phil Jackson 27. \u201cPeople who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society.\u201d - Vince Lombardi 28. \u201cMichael, if you can't pass, you can't play.\u201d - Coach Dean Smith to Michael Jordan in his freshman year at UNC. 29. \u201cThe ratio of We's to I's is the best indicator of the development of a team.\u201c\u00a0- Lewis B. Ergen 31. \u201cA divided house neither knows the comfort of peace nor the warmth of love.\u201c - Unknown 32. \u201cSometimes you gotta take one for the team\u201c - Unknown 33. \u201cIt doesn\u2019t take strength to win, it takes the true heart of the team to win.\u201d\u00a0- Emily Voyles 34. \u201cIf all I wanted to do was win, I'd find something I can play on my own. The real prize comes from the experience you get, and the time you spend learning to work well together with new friends. That is far more valuable than any gold medal or trophy I have ever seen.\u201c - Panthean 35. \u201cTeamwork doesn't tolerate the inconvenience of distance.\u201c - Unknown 36. \u201cConflict is inevitable in a team. In fact, to achieve synergistic solutions, a variety of ideas and approaches are needed. These are the ingredients for conflict.\u201c - Susan Gerke, IBM, Leadership Development 37. \u201cWithout forgiveness, there can be no real freedom to act within a group.\u201d -\u00a0Max Dee Pree 38. \u201cTeamwork is well-blended peculiarities.\u201d - Jose B. Cabajar 39. \u201cThere is no "I" in team, but if you rearrange the letters there is mate.\u201d -\u00a0Unknown 41. \u201cOne star on the field makes only for a spot light. All stars on the field makes only for competition between all players. A group of people knowing and supporting both each other's strengths and weaknesses on the field makes only for a team.\u201d - Unknown 42. \u201cWhat sets us apart from everyone else is our ability to recognize that we are nothing without everyone else.\u201d - Linda Poindexter 43. \u201cYou can call yourself a team not when you succeed, but when you think of each other before yourself, have fun and enjoy each others company - that is where you will find success.\u201d - Stephanie U 44. \u201cMan has never achieved anything, but mankind has discovered the world.\u201c \u2013 Unknown 45. \u201cA demanding performance challenge tends to create a team.\u201d - Katzenbach & Smith 46. \u201cI can do it when it's not hard, but when it's hard I need teamwork as strong as a board.\u201d - Unknown 47. \u201cA house divided cannot stand for long. That goes for politicians and the rest of us.\u201c - Willie D 48. \u201cThe path to greatness is along with others.\u201c - Baltasar Gracion, Spanish Priest 49.\u00a0\u201cOnly by binding together as a single force will we remain strong and unconquerable.\u201c Chris Bradford\u00a0(The Way of the Dragon) 51. \u201cTrust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they're doing it because they care about the team.\u201d - Patrick Lencioni 52. \u201cRemember teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.\u201d - Patrick Lencioni 53. \u201cIt'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.\u201d - Patrick Lencioni 54. \u201cGreat teams do not hold back with one another. They are unafraid to air their dirty laundry. They admit their mistakes, their weaknesses, and their concerns without fear of reprisal.\u201d - Patrick Lencioni 55. \u201cThe 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.\u201c - Rensis Likert 56. \u201cTeam effort goes vain when individual effort is in the wrong direction.\u201d - Ram Mohan 57. \u201cIt takes two flints to make a fire.\u201d - Louisa May Alcott 58. \u201cCollaboration allows teachers to capture each other's fund of collective intelligence.\u201c - Mike Schmoker (\u00a0Results) 59. \u201cCollaboration, it turns out, is not a gift from the gods but a skill that requires effort and practice.\u201c - Douglas B. Reeves 61.\u00a0\u201cStrategy is not really a solo sport \u2013 even if you\u2019re the CEO.\u201d - Max McKeown\u00a0(The Strategy Book) 62. \u201cWhen we are debating an issue, loyalty means giving me your honest opinion, whether you think I'll like it or not. Disagreement, at this stage, stimulates me. But once a decision has been made, the debate ends. From that point on, loyalty means executing the decision as if it were your own.\u201d - Colin Powell 63. \u201cIf you can laugh together, you can work together.\u201d - Robert Orben 64. \u201cGreat teamwork is the only way we create the breakthroughs that define our careers.\u201c - Pat Riley 65. \u201cI 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.\u201d -\u00a0Mia Hamm 66. \u201cThe secret is to work less as individuals and more as a team. As a coach, I play not my eleven best, but my best eleven.\u201d - Knute Rockne 67. \u201cOne piece of log creates a small fire, adequate to warm you up,\u00a0Add just a few more pieces to blast an immense bonfire,\u00a0large enough to warm up your entire circle of friends;\u00a0needless to say that individuality counts but team work dynamites.\u201c -\u00a0Master Jin Kwon 68. \u201cI never did anything alone. Whatever was accomplished in this country was accomplished collectively.\u201d -\u00a0Golda Meir 69. \u201cStrength lies in differences, not in similarities.\u201c - Stephen Covey 71. \u201cThe best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.\u201d - Theodore Roosevelt 72. \u201cA dwarf on a giant's shoulders sees the further of the two.\u201d - George Herbert 73. \u201cA job worth doing is worth doing together.\u201d - Anonymous 74. \u201cA well-run restaurant is like a winning baseball team. It makes the most of every crew member's talent and takes advantage of every split-second opportunity to speed up service.\u201d - David Ogilvy 75. \u201cBeing a part of success is more important than being personally indispensable.\u201d - Pat Riley 76. \u201cBuild for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.\u201c - Vince Lombardi 77. \u201cEverybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion.\u201d -\u00a0Earvin ''Magic'' Johnson 78. \u201cIf a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team.\u201d - Bud Wilkinson 79. \u201cIndividual commitment to a group effort -- that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.\u201c - \u00a0Vince Lombardi 80. \u201cIt is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.\u201c - Napoleon Hill 81. \u201cLight is the task where many share the toil.\u201d - Homer 82. \u201cMany hands make light work.\u201d - John Heywood 83. \u201cMembers of groups that do not meet regularly together usually do not feel a strong sense of belonging and do not take ownership for the success of the group.\u201c - Anonymous 84. \u201cMost 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.\u201d - Douglas Murray Mcgregor 85. \u201cNo man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.\u201d -\u00a0Denis Waitley 86. \u201cOne man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.\u201d - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 87. \u201cSnowflakes are one of nature's most fragile things, but just look at what they can do when they stick together.\u201d - Anonymous 88. \u201cTeamwork is what the Green Bay Packers were all about. They didn't do it for individual glory. They did it because they loved one another.\u201d - Vince Lombardi 89. \u201cWhen a milestone is conquered, the subtle erosion called entitlement begins its consuming grind. The team regards its greatness as a trait and a right. Half hearted effort becomes habit and saps a champion.\u201d - Pat Riley 91.\u201cWhen a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellency becomes a reality.\u201c - Joe Paterno 92. \u201cWhen spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.\u201d - Ethiopian Proverb 93. \u201cWhen your team is winning, be ready to be tough, because winning can make you soft. On the other hand, when your team is losing, stick by them. Keep believing.\u201c - Bo Schembechler 94. \u201cWhite man builds big fire, stands back. Indian builds little fire, huddles close.\u201d - Anonymous 95. \u201cWorking together, ordinary people can perform extraordinary feats. They can push things that come into their hands a little higher up, a little further on towards the heights of excellence.\u201d - Anonymous 96. \u201cA group is a bunch of people in an elevator. A team is also a bunch of people in an elevator, but the elevator is broken!\u201d - Bonnie Edelstein 97. \u201cA boat doesn\u2019t go forward if each one is rowing their own way.\u201d - Swahili Proverb 98. \u201cWearing the same shirts doesn\u2019t make a team.\u201c - Buchholz and Roth 99. \u201cIn teamwork, silence isn\u2019t golden, it\u2019s deadly.\u201c - Mark Sanborn 100. \u201cThe greatest danger a team faces isn\u2019t that it won\u2019t become successful, but that it will, and then cease to improve.\u201c - Mark Sanborn Which of these quotations inspired you the most? Do share your thoughts. In case you know of any other inspiring quotations that have not found a place here \u2013 do share!