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
Unusual Great Team quotations
Silence is a source of great strength.
Good teams become great ones when the members trust each other enough to surrender the Me for the We.
Barca is more than a club and a great team and I want to contribute to Messi staying the best for many years.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.
A lot of people, when a guy scores a lot of goals, think, 'He's a great player', because a goal is very important, but a great player is a player who can do everything on the field. He can do assists, encourage his colleagues, give them confidence to go forward. It is someone who, when a team does not do well, becomes one of the leaders.
Winning as a team is better than anything. It's great to share success.
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.
Great teams are not made up of many well-rounded players.
Great teams are made up of a variety of players, each having their own strengths.
Hungry is a word that I've been analyzing here of late.
It's not hunger that drives me, it's not hunger that needs to drive our football team. Hunger and thirst are things that can be quenched. We have to be a driven group, we have to seek greatness.
We are all going to fall short. We are going to have some bitter losses, very painful defeats and failures. We have to use those to come back even stronger. That's what makes it sweeter, when we can overcome those and figure out a way to win. The great teams can do that, and those are the gold medal winning teams.
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.
The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.
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.
A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
The leaders who work most effectively, it seems to me, never say 'I'.
They don't think 'I'. They think 'we'; they think 'team'.
Courage is the ability to go from failure to failure with enthusiasm.
Great teams do not hold back with one another.
They are unafraid to air their dirty laundry. They admit their mistakes, their weaknesses, and their concerns without fear of reprisal.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
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.
I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day!
It is better to have one person working with you than three people working for you.
To a great mind, nothing is little.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
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.
Technique is not being able to juggle a ball 1000 times.
Anyone can do that by practicing. Then you can work in the circus. Technique is passing the ball with one touch, with the right speed, at the right foot of your team mate.
Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.
On good teams coaches hold players accountable, on great teams players hold players accountable
The more honor and self-respect among players, the greater the team.
Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team.
It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
We have a great sense of togetherness. It is our team spirit that has taken us to this World Cup.
I'm here today because God has brought me here.
Jesus has brought me here...I'm with an amazing team. I believe He perfectly placed me in the right spot at the right time.
This is your time. Their time is done. It's over. I'm sick and tired of hearing about what a great hockey team the Soviets have. Screw 'em. This is your time. Now go out there and take it!
No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is.
I really don't care what the other team thinks.
I don't care what their fans think. If they hate me, great. Hate me. We'll just keep winning, I'll keep scoring and we'll move on.
Winning is about having the whole team on the same page.
High sticking, tripping, slashing, spearing, charging, hooking, fighting, unsportsmanlike conduct, interference, roughing......everything else is just figure skating.
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
There's no lotion or potion that will make sales faster and easier for you - unless your potion is hard work.
The best teams have chemistry. They communicate with each other and they sacrifice personal glory for a common goal.
The Spurs are a great WNBA team.
Good leaders don't tell people what to do, they give teams capability and inspiration.
It's stunning to me what kind of an impact even one person can have if they have the right passion, perspective and are able to align the interest of a great team.