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
Famous Building A Team quotations
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
There are no shortcuts to building a team each season. You build the foundation brick by brick.
A team is not a group of people that work together.
A team is a group of people that trust each other.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
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.
A vital team characteristic is the ability to overcome adversity.
Any team acquires experience and endurance as it learns to fight back. This in turn builds the kind of character which seldom crumbles at a time of crisis or testing.
If you are more fortunate than others, it is better to build a longer table than a taller fence.
A team is not a bunch of people with job titles, but a congregation of individuals, each of whom has a role that is understood by other members.
Trust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they're doing it because they care about the team.
When building a team, I always search first for people who love to win.
If I can't find any of those, I look for people who hate to lose.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
The leaders who work most effectively, it seems to me, never say 'I'.
They don't think 'I'. They think 'we'; they think 'team'.
Do you want a collection of brilliant minds or a brilliant collection of minds?
No individual can win a game by himself.
If you don't build your dreams, someone will hire you to help build theirs.
It is better to have one person working with you than three people working for you.
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.
When you build in silence, people don't know what to attack.
It's not about rugby, it's about young men.
It's not about building a championship team, it's about building championship boys. Boys who will be forever strong.
Gettin' good players is easy. Gettin' 'em to play together is the hard part.
Teamplayer: Once who unites others toward a shared destiny through sharing information and ideas, empowering others and developing trust.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult.
You win with people, not with talent.
So the quality of the people is very important in building your team. I always looked for people with a solid value system. Then I recruited kids from a cross-section of different personalities, talents and styles of play.
Neutrinos alone, among all the known particles, have ethereal properties that are striking and romantic enough both to have inspired a poem by John Updike and to have sent teams of scientists deep underground for 50 years to build huge science-fiction-like contraptions to unravel their mysteries.
What you don't want to do is to hang on to the aging superstar past his prime and take resources away you can otherwise use to build a better overall team.
We build too many walls and not enough bridges.
A single leaf working alone provides no shade.
I learned from Chuck Noll in Pittsburgh that speed and explosiveness on defense is the way to build a team. Both are difficult for your opponent to assimilate in practice and then in games it is even harder to match.
Your biggest challenge will be building a great team.
People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.
Collaboration, it turns out, is not a gift from the gods but a skill that requires effort and practice.
The way a team plays as a whole determines its success.
To collaborative team members, completing one another is more important than competing with one another.
When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.
People have been known to achieve more as a result of working with others than against them.
So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole earth.
Good teams incorporate teamwork into their culture, creating the building blocks for success.
Create with the heart; build with the mind.
I've been waiting to get back in the Miller Lite Ford since Homestead.
The team at the shop have put a lot of effort into building me a fast Ford Fusion for Speedweeks. Being in the Unlimited gives us a chance to see what we've got to work with for the Daytona 500. I think both myself and Joey in the No. 22 will be fast down here. I'm ready to go.
With an enthusiastic team you can achieve almost anything.
Building a strong team is both possible and remarkably simple. But is painfully difficult.
In order to have a winner, the team must have a feeling of unity;
every player must put the team first ahead of personal glory.
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.