Cooperation And Teamwork Quotes by Peter Drucker, W. Edwards Deming, Michael Jordan, John Donne, Ralph Charell, Chuck Page and many others.
Teamwork is neither “good” nor “desirable.” It is a fact. Wherever people work together or play together they do so as a team. Which team to use for what purpose is a crucial, difficult and risky decision that is even harder to unmake. Managements have yet to learn how to make it.
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.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent.
It is through cooperation, rather than conflict, that your greatest successes will be derived.
A single leaf working alone provides no shade.
Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
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.
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.
Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
Light is the task where many share the toil.
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
The speed of the boss is the speed of the team.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
He that does good to another does good also to himself.
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.