Mental Toughness is doing the right thing for the team when it's not the best thing for you.— Bill Belichick
Proven Best Team quotations
There's a misconception about teamwork.
Teamwork is the ability to have different thoughts about things; it's the ability to argue and stand up and say loud and strong what you feel. But in the end, it's also the ability to adjust to what is the best for the team.
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.
Barca is more than a club and a great team and I want to contribute to Messi staying the best for many years.
I want longevity; I love music, being a musician is the greatest gift in the world to me, and if I were to get signed to a label, my family and team around me are always gonna be there to make sure they want the very best for me. My fans are what it's all about.
Even the best team, without a sound plan, can't score.
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.
Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts.
It's about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve it, especially when the stakes are high and the consequences really matter. It is about laying the groundwork for others' success, and then standing back and letting them shine.
Trust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they're doing it because they care about the team.
Perhaps the toughest call for a coach is weighing what is best for an individual against what is best for the team. Keeping a player on the roster just because I liked him personally, or even because of his great contributions to the team in the past, when I felt some one else could do more for the team would be a disservice to the team's goals.
The team with the best athletes doesn't usually win.
It's the team with the athletes who play best together.
How good can we expect to be if our best player is not our best teammate
A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are.
No individual can win a game by himself.
The secret is to work less as individuals and more as a team.
As a coach, I play not my eleven best, but my best eleven.
On the eve of this great adventure I send my best wishes to every soldier in the Allied team. To us is given the honour of striking a blow for freedom which will live in history; and in the better days that lie ahead men will speak with pride of our doings.
If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. therefore, respect every musician in his proper place.
In my time at Anfield we always said we had the best two teams on Merseyside - Liverpool and Liverpool reserves.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
It's as simple as this. When people don't unload their opinions and feel like they've been listened to, they won't really get on board.
The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals.
The men can go away, the executives can go away, but what is really though in this society are the players who has been handed down the feel of winning, of being the absolute best, which isn't equal to any other team.
I think that from the time you start playing sports as a child you see that your responsibility to your team is to play the best that you can play as an individual... and yet, not take anything away from being part of a team.
Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team.
It doesn't matter what I think. It doesn't matter what other people think. You have to get on the ice and participate and play and the best team wins.
In all forms of leadership, whether you are a coach, a CEO, or a parent, there are four words that, when said, can bring out the best in your team, your employees, and your family. I BELIEVE IN YOU. Those four words can mean the difference between a fear of failure and the courage to try.
Perk, from the minute you got here... I hated you before you got here... But the moment you got here, man, you just changed my whole perception of you. Just one of the best teammates I ever had. I just thank you so much. The late night calls after tough games, you texting me, telling me I'm the MVP. That means a lot to me, man. Thank you.
A single leaf working alone provides no shade.
It's all about putting the best team together - not just in the front office but the players on the field.
Basically, a manager is a father figure to 20 or 25 blokes.
It's about trying to get the best out of them and creating team spirit.
The best teams have chemistry. They communicate with each other and they sacrifice personal glory for a common goal.
Beautiful fans of Oklahoma City, I can’t say enough about you guys.
All the support you give our team. The home-court advantage we have is the best I’ve ever seen. We disappoint you sometimes, but we try our best every single night to win for you guys. And we want to win a championship for you guys.
My ambition is that I have the best players who can collaborate with each other to form the best team in the world.
They're the second best team in the world, and there's no higher praise than that.