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Teams And Teamwork Quotes

One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.

Author: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1947)

Profession: American Basketball Player

The moment we break faith with one another, the sea engulfs us and the light goes out.

Author: James Baldwin (1924-1987)

Profession: American Author

Yogi saw three of his players in the locker room wearing Cone Head hats. Yogi said, Those guys make a pair.

Author: Yogi Berra (1925)

Profession: American Baseball Player

The ideas that come out of most brainstorming sessions are usually superficial, trivial, and not very original. They are rarely useful. The process, however, seems to make uncreative people feel that they are making innovative contributions and that others are listening to them.

Author: A Harvey Block

Profession: American Business Executive, CEO of Bokenon Systems Inc.

We take eagles and teach them to fly in formation.

Author: Wayne Calloway

Profession: American Businessman, CEO of PepsiCo

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

Author: Margaret Carty


You put together the best team that you can with the players you've got, and replace those who aren't good enough.

Author: Robert Crandall

Profession: President, American Airlines

A team is a team is a team. Shakespeare said that many times.

Author: Dan Devine


No problem is insurmountable. With a little courage, teamwork and determination a person can overcome anything.

Author: B. Dodge


Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.

Author: Henry Ford (1863-1947)

Profession: American Industrialist, Founder of Ford Motor Company

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

Author: Dr. Allan Fromme

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author

No one man is superior to the game.

Author: A. Bartlett Giamatti

Profession: American Baseball (National League)

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

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Clearly no group can as an entity create ideas. Only individuals can do this. A group of individuals may, however, stimulate one another in the creation of ideas.

Author: Estill I. Green

Profession: American Business Executive, VP of Bell Telephone Laboratories

A dwarf on a giant's shoulders sees the further of the two.

Author: George Herbert (1593-1632)

Profession: British Metaphysical Poet