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Teamwork Quotes

Everybody needs a little support. Teamwork allows us to reach goals we couldn’t reach on our own, and encourages us to appreciate the unique talents of others. Our teamwork quotes remind you that the whole is often greater than the sum of its parts. Whether you’re collaborating with someone at work, a part of an athletic team, or working to let God into your life, you’ll find the right teamwork quote.


 Tact is getting your point across without stabbing someone with it. 
- Guideposts reader Shirley Zieve, Sandy Springs, Georgia
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 This is God’s work. It makes blisters and it makes sweat, but it’s worth my time and it’s worth your time....Working together as God’s people in the world—I don’t know of anything more rewarding. 
- Millard Fuller, Founder of Habitat for Humanity
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 The small, brave act of cooperating with another person, of choosing trust over cynicism, generosity over selfishness, makes brain cells light up with quiet joy. 
- Dr. Gregory S. Berns, Professor at Emory University
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 I was taught that the name on the front of your jersey was a lot more important than the name on the back. 
- Ryne Sandberg, Former professional baseball player
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 The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members. 
- Coretta Scott King, Widow of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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 You’ll never catch me bragging about goals, but I’ll talk all you want about my assists. 
- Wayne Gretzky, Former professional hockey player
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 If we’re able to identify our own ignorance, we can identify someone else’s expertise. We learn how to listen to each other. And that is the foundation of human understanding. 
- Ted Koppel, Journalist
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 God will move mountains if you bring the shovel. 
- Pat Irving, Guideposts reader, Lexington, Virginia
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 Competing is hard work. Collaborating—racing your own race, together—can feel like flying. 
- Robert K. Cooper, Author
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 We knew what it was like to go without a lot of things, but we didn’t mind, because we were going without those things together. 
- Ruth Riley, Professional basketball player
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 To say, my fate is not tied to your fate, is like saying your end of the boat is sinking. 
- Hugh Downs, Veteran radio and television newsman
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