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Positive world-change is seldom achieved by one person; more often than not, amazing things happen when like-minded people are committed to a singular goal. When a team or company works together toward a common vision or purpose, projects are completed more efficiently and successfully. However, group cooperation and inspiration can be challenging at times. Let these teamwork quotes inspire and encourage you when company fellowship seems out of reach. Quotes about working together often relate to building trust. When people choose forgiveness over disagreement and partnership over personal goals, teamwork is possible. If a group of people are productively taking steps forward together, success is ultimately the outcome. Read through this collection of teamwork quotes and sayings and choose the one that inspires your personal journey toward unwavering public unity.

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” Michael Jordan
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Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships. - Michael Jordan

“Individual commitment to a group effort—that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilisation work.” Vince Lombardi
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Individual commitment to a group effort—that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. - Vince Lombardi

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” Andrew Carnegie
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Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results. - Andrew Carnegie

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” Henry Ford
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Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success. - Henry Ford

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.” Helen Keller
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Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much. - Helen Keller

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

I invite everyone to choose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition.” Jean-Francois Cope
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I invite everyone to choose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition. - Jean-Francois Cope

“None of us is as smart as all of us.” Ken Blanchard
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None of us is as smart as all of us. - Ken Blanchard

“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Henry Ford
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If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself. - Henry Ford

“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” Phil Jackson
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The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. - Phil Jackson

“It takes two flints to make a fire.” Louisa May Alcott
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It takes two flints to make a fire. - Louisa May Alcott

“Unity is strength. . . when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved.” Mattie Stepanek
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Unity is strength. . . when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved. - Mattie Stepanek

To me, teamwork is the beauty of our sport, where you have five acting as one. You become selfless.” Mike Krzyzewski
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To me, teamwork is the beauty of our sport, where you have five acting as one. You become selfless. - Mike Krzyzewski

“The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison.” James Cash Penney
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The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison. - James Cash Penney

“Efficiency is doing better that what is already being done.” Peter Drucker
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Efficiency is doing better that what is already being done. - Peter Drucker

“The value of achievement lies in the achieving.” Albert Einstein
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The value of achievement lies in the achieving. - Albert Einstein

You don’t need a new plan for next year. You need a commitment.” Seth Godin
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You don’t need a new plan for next year. You need a commitment. - Seth Godin

“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” Napolean Hill
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It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed. - Napolean Hill

“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
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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

“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” Booker T. Washington
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If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. - Booker T. Washington

“Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up.” Oliver Wendell Holmes
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 Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

“No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it.” H.E. Luccock
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No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it. - H.E. Luccock

“Effectively, change is almost impossible without industry-wide collaboration, cooperation, and consensus.” Simon Mainwaring
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Effectively, change is almost impossible without industry-wide collaboration, cooperation, and consensus. - Simon Mainwaring

“The 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’t be worth a dime.” Babe Ruth
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The 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’t be worth a dime. - Babe Ruth

“Teamwork makes the dream work.” Bang Gae
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Teamwork makes the dream work. - Bang Gae

“A leader must inspire or his team will expire” Orrin Woodward
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A leader must inspire or his team will expire. - Orrin Woodward

“If you can laugh together, you can work together.” Robert Orben
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If you can laugh together, you can work together. - Robert Orben

“Together, ordinary people can achieve extraordinary results.” Becka Schoettle
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Together, ordinary people can achieve extraordinary results. - Becka Schoettle

Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life. – Amy Poehler
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Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life. -  Amy Poehler

"If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants." – Isaac Newton
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If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. - Isaac Newton