Teamwork is central to success in school, sports, work, and families. Quotes about teamwork can bring a group together around a common purpose. A teamwork quote articulates in a succinct way the value of collaboration and connection. Let teamwork quotes serve as guides for teambuilding exercises and other steps toward making efficient, productive, successful teams wherever your life takes you.

TEAM = Together Everyone Accomplishes Miracles

Mark Victor Hansen

Human progress never rolls in on the wheels of inevitability; it comes through the tireless efforts of people willing to be co-workers with God.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Tact is getting your point across without stabbing someone with it.

Guideposts reader Shirley Zieve

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

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

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

The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.

Coretta Scott King

You’ll never catch me bragging about goals, but I’ll talk all you want about my assists.

Wayne Gretzky

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

God will move mountains if you bring the shovel.

Pat Irving

Competing is hard work. Collaborating—racing your own race, together—can feel like flying.

Robert K. Cooper

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