46 Team Quotes

Let these inspirational team quotes remind you the things that bring success to any team. Encouraging words of wisdom to assist in team building.

Teamwork is at the core of any successful family or organization. As yourself these questions -> Is your family a winning team? Or a wussy outfit that the kids can hardly wait to get out of ...? Do you consider your colleagues as team mates, who will cheer you on, or as competitors who want to see you fail? Your answer to these two questions will tell a story. I'm not sure who said it, but whoever did so was absolutely right 'Success is a Team Sport'.

No matter what your job; whether you bus tables, sweep floors, or if you're King or Queen of the Corporate Boardroom, you MUST work on your teamwork skills. Team skills and attitudes - as well as your own personal flair - will determine your trajectory in life. Look at those around you - are they a Team player? Or are they 'out for himself or herself'? If it's obvious to you, it's going to be obvious to everyone else too... Work on your teamwork skills each and every day with these Team Quotes to help you get your mindset right for success. Remember - we're One Team and Together we win!




Mutual 'trust and respect' are essential when working as a team. Jeff Grout, ‎Liz Fisher, What Do Leaders Really Do?
Mutual 'trust and respect' are essential when working as a team.
Jeff Grout, ‎Liz Fisher, What Do Leaders Really Do? Respect Quotes   |  


By working as a team, you will make new friends and will be able to encourage and support one another. Marc Kielburger, ‎Craig Kielburger, Take Action
By working as a team, you will make new friends and will be able to encourage and support one another.
Marc Kielburger, ‎Craig Kielburger, Take Action Support   |  


Humans are “pack animals.
Humans are “pack animals." Our most significant accomplishments are a result of working together and leveraging complementary skills, knowledge, and abilities.
Association for Quality and Participation, Proceedings Ability   |  


Team Players are valuable to your success and you definitely want them around. Lex Sisney, How to Think About Hiring
Team Players are valuable to your success and you definitely want them around.
Lex Sisney, How to Think About Hiring Best Motivational   |  


I feel my team are together. If any of us have a problem it comes to the team and we try to work it through. Vivien Martin, ‎Anita M. Rogers
I feel my team are together. If any of us have a problem it comes to the team and we try to work it through.
Vivien Martin, ‎Anita M. Rogers Problem   |  


I've also discovered that some of the quietest people on my team are the best at expressing themselves, Mike Song, Vicki Halsey, Tim Burress, The Hamster Revolution for Meetings
I've also discovered that some of the quietest people on my team are the best at expressing themselves
Mike Song, Vicki Halsey, Tim Burress, The Hamster Revolution for Meetings Inspirational Thoughts   |  


We will identify the small changes in structure, rather than culture, that can transform a rigid team. Safi Bahcall, Loonshots
We will identify the small changes in structure, rather than culture, that can transform a rigid team.
Safi Bahcall, Loonshots Transformation   |  


The start is a wonderful moment. For a fleeting moment, it is as if mankind is joined together, we are totally one, facing the same direction.
Paul Tonkinson, 26.2 Miles To Happiness
The start is a wonderful moment. For a fleeting moment, it is as if mankind is joined together, we are totally one, facing the same direction.
Paul Tonkinson, 26.2 Miles To Happiness Motivational Quotes For Work   |  


Working as a team, we can attack and solve the problems of our nation. Pat Williams, The Magic of Teamwork
Working as a team, we can attack and solve the problems of our nation.
Pat Williams, The Magic of Teamwork Determination   |  


If we can achieve more within our own businesses working as a team, then we can certainly achieve even more working together as an industry. Mitch Schneider, Building a Team
If we can achieve more within our own businesses working as a team, then we can certainly achieve even more working together as an industry
Mitch Schneider, Building a Team Making a Difference   |  


Verbal praise and recognition go a long way to ensuring that your team and relationships stay loyal and motivated.
D. Chandler, Communication
Quote of the Day   |  



"With increasing pressure to do more with less, organizations have dramatically expanded their emphasis on the 'team' as the means to improve productivity."
Henry Kimsey-House, Co-Active Coaching: Changing Business, Transforming Lives
Inspirational Quotes  |  



Remember, an effective team is built primarily on trust. Trust, and thus team-building, can rarely be accomplished in one giant leap. Brian Cole Miller
Remember, an effective team is built primarily on trust. Trust, and thus team-building, can rarely be accomplished in one giant leap.
Brian Cole Miller, Quick Team-Building Activities for Busy Managers
Poems about Life  |  



"If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team."
Bud Wilkinson
Teamwork Quotes   |  



To maximize the performance of your team you must uncover what makes each and every one of your players tick.
Nicholas Nigro,The Everything Coaching and Mentoring Book
Encouraging Poems  |  



As a couple, your goal is to look out for each other. Remember that you are partners, a team. Therefore, each spouse should have the other's back.
Barry Gates, Marriage
Marriage  |    Growing Up



We were made to work in teams! Rick Warren
There are no perfect people who can say to the world, 'I don't need anybody else.' We need each other. We were made to work in teams!
Rick Warren
Famous Quotes   |  



Building teams is a process just like building a house. When building a house, you must first build a strong foundation before putting the walls and roof up.
Alanna Jones, Team-Building Activities for Every Group
Wise   |  



The system will fail if the team is made up of people who need constant prodding to get the work done.
Doug Loewe
Failure   |  



Teams do not seek consensus; they seek the best answer. Jon R. Katzenbach and Douglas K. Smith
Teams do not seek consensus; they seek the best answer.
Jon R. Katzenbach and Douglas K. Smith, The Wisdom of Teams
Success Poems   |  



It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
Andrew Carnegie
Personal Development Quotes   |



Not only is more work being done in teams today, but there are more teams themselves. This is being driven by business trends that are happening both within and between companies.
Michael Begeman
Work   |



Sometimes being on a team means being humble and putting others first.   Maggie White
Sometimes being on a team means being humble and putting others first. It has to be about the team and not the individual.
Maggie White, 30 Devotions for Women in Business
Attitude   |  



And when members of a team have high-quality connections, they may also feel more safety and trust, resulting in greater cooperation and coordination.
Lisa Broesch-Weeks, Practical Bliss
Motivational   |  



The apex of an effective organization lies in developing the business team. Such a team involves delegating authority and increasing productivity.
Meir Liraz, How to Improve Your Leadership and Management Skills
Accountability   |  



People learn by what they see, not what they are told.  Brian Cagneey
People learn by what they see, not what they are told. Make sure whatever you are infecting your team with will be positive and push them forward.
Brian Cagneey, Leadership: The 7 Laws Of Leadership
Positive   |  



When you're honest about your need for help, specific with others about the value they add, and inclusive of others as you build a team to do something bigger than you are, everybody wins.
John C. Maxwell, 25 Ways to Win with People
Honesty   |  



As a leader, you have earned the privilege of being the supporter and encourager to your team. Even when the going gets tough, a leader must always be putting their team first.
Michele Morgan, Work Ethics
Confidence   |



One beam, no matter how big, cannot support an entire house on its own.  Chinese Proverb
One beam, no matter how big, cannot support an entire house on its own.

Chinese Proverb



"Remember to encourage effective communication within your team, it will build trust and encourage teamwork."
David Miller, Young Boss: A Millennial's Guide To Leadership
Words of Encouragement   |  



Successful teams cannot exist without accountability ... Henry J. Evans
"Successful teams cannot exist without accountability - high performance and accountability go hand-in-hand."
Henry J. Evans, Winning With Accountability: The Secret Language of High Performing Organizations
Achievement   |  



"Moreover, in high-performance teams, the role of the team leader is less important and more difficult to identify because all members lead the team at different times."
Douglas Smith; Jon Katzenbach, The Wisdom of Teams: Creating the High-Performance Organization
Leadership   |  



... a small team's ability to quickly adapt comes from the combination of four key drivers. First, their members trust one another. Second, they are bound by a sense of common purpose, a shared ideology or purposeful trait. Third, given the small size and rich interconnectivity of a small team, they can create a sense of shared consciousness among the group ...
Chris Fussell; C. W. Goodyear, One Mission: How Leaders Build a Team of Teams
Trust   |  



A good coach will hold the team accountable for both their actions and their results. Catherine Pulsifer
"A good coach will hold the team accountable for both their actions and their results."
Catherine Pulsifer
Coaching Quotes   |  



"Now that you've set up a strong team, what can you do in the day-to-day to keep this great team on track? Communication is what makes or breaks a team."
Candela Iglesias Chiesa, Build your Dream Team: Leadership based on a passion for people.
Passion   |  



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



"A real leader or supervisor's success is not solely measured on their personal ability, but is better measured by the success of the team they lead. This success is based both on the personal and professional growth of the team and the ability to provide the services for which both the team and its clients prosper."
R. Scott Smith
Success   |  



Working together works. Dr. Rob Gilbert
"Working together works."
Dr. Rob Gilbert
Work   |  



... virtual teams and the remote workforce are no longer a way of the future, they are the way of today.
Lee S Johnsen, Literally Virtually: Making Virtual Teams Work
Future   |  



Developing a better team always begins with you. To improve the team, improve the individuals on the team.
John C. Maxwell, The 17 Essential Qualities of a Team Player: Becoming the Kind of Person Every Team Wants
Personal Development Quotes   |  



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



... who and what makes a great team? Itís YOU! YOU bring a unique set of gifts and talents that no one else on the team brings. YOU bring a unique set of perspectives ... YOU bring a unique history and group of experiences ... And only YOU can personally commit to using your uniqueness and talents to help drive your team to greatness. Without YOU as an individual and as a teammate, there is no team.
Michael Rogers, You Are the Team: 6 Simple Ways Teammates Can Go from Good to Great
Greatness   |  



... a leader cannot simply command people what to do and expect them to wholeheartedly follow. Rather, their task should be to guide teams, influence their decision making, and give them appropriate but not overly restrictive guardrails.
Chris Fussell; C. W. Goodyear, One Mission: How Leaders Build a Team of Teams
Influence   |  



One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team. Kareem Abul-Jabbar
"One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team."
Kareem Abul-Jabbar
Leadership vs Management   |  



" If your company has a mission or vision statement, then talk about what this statement means in relation to the bigger picture and in relation to the teams' role. Again, if there is no mission or vision statement then develop a team statement."
Byron and Catherine Pulsifer
Communication   |  



"You are still accountable for the performance of the team, yet you no longer controlevery aspect of the team. Instead, you coach the team to meet performance expectations."
Byron and Catherine Pulsifer
Accountability   |  


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