The distance between the actual developmental level as determined by independent problem solving and the level of potential development as determined through problem solving under adult guidance or in collaboration with more capable peers— Lev S. Vygotsky
Unexpected Collaborator quotations
Those who look for the laws of Nature as a support for their new works collaborate with the creator.
Millennials expect to create a better future, using the collaborative power of digital technology.
A team is not a group of people that work together.
A team is a group of people that trust each other.
The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.
Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds.
My Administration is committed to creating an unprecedented level of openness in Government. We will work together to ensure the public trust and establish a system of transparency, public participation, and collaboration. Openness will strengthen our democracy and promote efficiency and effectiveness in Government.
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Any artist that's as serious about making music as I am, I'm cool with that.
But if you tellin' me, "Man, send me a verse and I'ma send you a verse." No. That's not collaborating. We don't know each other and I'm serous about this music.
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.
We should seek by all means in our power to avoid war, by analysing possible causes, by trying to remove them, by discussion in a spirit of collaboration and good will.
The ability for a group of people to do remarkable things hinges on how well those people can pull together as a team.
Members of trusting teams admit weaknesses and mistakes, take risks in offering feedback and assistance, and focus time and energy on important issues, not politics.
I think that the most beautiful thing lately hasn't been in hardware or software per se but collaboration - the idea behind Napster, which uses the distributed power of the Internet as its engine.
...let us continue to work together to develop and nurture in future generations a culture of human rights, to promote freedom, security and peace in all nations.
I never quite understand the way society decides who is beautiful and who is not. But an open face and a capacity for kindness always feel like reliable signifiers to me.
Every sin is the result of a collaboration.
As co-chair of the Iraqi Women's Caucus in the House, I've enjoyed the opportunity to collaborate with and hear from Iraqi women elected to serve in the new National Assembly.
Thanks to farm subsidies, the fine collaboration between agribusiness and Congress, soy, corn and cattle became king. And chicken soon joined them on the throne. It was during this period that the cycle of dietary and planetary destruction began, the thing we're only realizing just now.
It is better to have one person working with you than three people working for you.
Copiers do not collaborate.
We will surely get to our destination if we join hands.
Despair shows us the limit of our imagination.
Imaginations shared create collaboration, collaboration creates community, and community inspires social change.
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 four most important words in the English language are, "What do you think?" Listen to your people and learn.
Unity is strength... when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved.
Collaboration operates through a process in which the successful intellectual achievements of one person arouse the intellectual passions and enthusiasms of others.
I feel strong in my belief, based on my widely traveled collaborations, that a one-to-one contact through art contains potent peaceful powers, and is the most non-elitist way to share information, hopefully seducing us into creating mutual understandings for the benefit of all.
A leader is someone who steps back from the entire system and tries to build a more collaborative, more innovative system that will work over the long term.
In the longer run and for wide-reaching issues, more creative solutions tend to come from imaginative interdisciplinary collaboration.
Frequently people think compassion and love are merely sentimental.
No! They are very demanding. If you are going to be compassionate, be prepared for action.
Most teams aren't teams at all but merely collections of individual relationships with the boss. Each individual vying with the others for power, prestige and position.
Quantum computation is... a distinctively new way of harnessing nature... It will be the first technology that allows useful tasks to be performed in collaboration between parallel universes.
Success takes communication, collaboration and, sometimes, failure.
Shoulda, coulda, and woulda won't get it done.
In attacking adversity, only a positive attitude, alertness, and regrouping to basics can launch a comeback.