Teams Quotes

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Idowu Koyenikan
“There is immense power when a group of people with similar interests gets together to work toward the same goals.”
Idowu Koyenikan, Wealth for All: Living a Life of Success at the Edge of Your Ability

Mickey Mantle
“A team is where a boy can prove his courage on his own. A gang is where a coward goes to hide.”
Mickey Mantle

“You got one guy going boom, one guy going whack, and one guy not getting in the endzone.”
John Madden

“We cannot win in team situations or in relationships by ourselves. It is like trying to pick up a pencil with only one finger...Even if that one finger is extremely strong, it will prove almost impossible to pick up that pencil unless you use your other fingers or some other part of your hand. Teamwork is a bit like using all of your fingers. Each one is unique and contributes something different, but they unite in pursuit of a common goal.”
Terry Orlick

Pooja Agnihotri
“Good leaders are above all that. They think of their team first before they think of themselves.”
Pooja Agnihotri, 17 Reasons Why Businesses Fail :Unscrew Yourself From Business Failure

Tom Rath
“Although individuals need not be well-rounded, teams should be.”
Tom Rath, Strengths Based Leadership: Great Leaders, Teams, and Why People Follow: A Landmark Study of Great Leaders, Teams, and the Reasons Why We Follow

James Surowiecki
“If small groups are included in the decision-making process, then they should be allowed to make decisions. If an organization sets up teams and then uses them for purely advisory purposes, it loses the true advantage that a team has: namely, collective wisdom.”
James Surowiecki, The Wisdom of Crowds

Chris   Hutchinson
“The success of a leader is determined by how much he or she can positively enable others.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“Focus on helping people do their best instead of preventing the worst.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“Staying close yet just ahead of those you lead reduces the pressure on everyone.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

“Because in the game of life, there are two teams: adults and children.
Sometimes, the children win.”
Mathangi Subramanian, A People's History of Heaven

“How can she explain to these children, whom she would never begrudge a blossom or two, that in the game of life there are two teams: rich and poor? That she and these children are on one team, and Padma is on the other.”
Mathangi Subramanian, A People's History of Heaven

C.A.A. Savastano
“Some only perceive a red and blue pill as if there are two choices. However, they are two halves not choices. Combine them and you can take the purple pill and see all sides.”
C.A.A. Savastano

Chris   Hutchinson
“Mission first. People second. You? Last.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“When people see their influence in a shared vision of the future, they become owners.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“The best way to be respected is to be respectful.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“To help others see their own paths, spark the fuel of their personal passions.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“Ideally, every written or drawn picture of the future of your organization is simply evidence that collective thinking and understanding has taken place.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“The best people to help shape structure are those who are intimately involved with the results that structure produces.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Chris   Hutchinson
“Equip others for their own journeys and tackle constraints they cannot.”
Chris Hutchinson, Ripple: A Field Manual for Leadership that Works

Steven Magee
“When I worked in astronomy, the management teams would mislead the staff about the biological toxicity of harmful things that the staff would be routinely exposed to.”
Steven Magee

Steven Magee
“We were not told by the management teams to ventilate the area and to leave the area after breaking astronomical spectral lamps.”
Steven Magee

Britt Andreatta
“The best team leaders enable and empower others to collaborate. They have made the critical pivot from performer to facilitator.”
Britt Andreatta, Wired to Connect

“People are what make companies agile, not approaches, methodologies or tools.”
Pedro Gaspar Fernandes

Suzy  Davies
“When I grow up it is my dream,
to play baseball for my favorite team...


From "Baseball," Celebrate The Seasons”
Suzy Davies, Celebrate The Seasons

Ben Crawford
“Friends would hear our plans and say, ‘Oh, we tried camping ten years ago. It was pouring ran, we got soaked, and we’ve never gone back. It was a disaster.’ We felt like they were asking the wrong question; they’d based their evaluation on whether or not the weekend was comfortable. From that perspective, the poor weather and planning certainly made it a disaster. But if they were to instead ask themselves, Was this weekend a moment in our best story? Then the fact that they were still talking about the experience ten years later indicated that it had the type of disruptive potential that all good stories are made of.”
Ben Crawford, 2,000 Miles Together: The Story of the Largest Family to Hike the Appalachian Trail

“If you respect their preparation, you never drop the baton.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

“You need long meetings only when you don't trust your team, or are less experienced than your players and want to learn from them.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

“It is not tough to fight against giant companies whose people don't talk to each other. Just ace team play.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

“Do you build a team or assemble a team?”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

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