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37 Team Building Quotes to Inspire Your Team

These inspiring team building quotes really help explain why team building is important.

If a business is struggling with innovation, employee satisfaction, or stunted growth, it may be time to consider ways to build up your team.

Are you starting a new business?  We recommend having teamwork at the forefront of your business model.

It’s our hope that these quotes about team building will help you understand the importance of teamwork and to achieve great success!


Inspire your team with over 35 team building quotes and images - perfect for emails or use in team meetings!

30+ Team Building Quotes

“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” ~ Napoleon Hill


“Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.”  ~ Patrick Lencioni


“None of us is as smart as all of us.” ~ Ken Blanchard


“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.” ~ Rensis Likert


“A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of others.” ~ Norman Shidle


“A team is more than a collection of people. It is a process of give and take.” ~ Barbara Clacel & Emile Robert Jr.


“The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.” ~ Margaret Carty


“A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.” ~ Proverb


“Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.” ~ Brian Tracy


“In teamwork, silence isn’t golden, it’s deadly.”


“Good teams incorporate teamwork into their culture, creating the building blocks for success.” ~ Ted Sundquist


“Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.” ~ Vince Lombardi


“Individually we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.” ~ Ryunosuke Satoro


“The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.” ~ Babe Ruth



“Teamwork is the secret that makes common people achieve uncommon results.” ~ Ifeanyi Onuoha


“Light is the task where many share the toil.” ~ William B. Given, Jr.


“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.” ~ Andrew Carnegie


“To collaborative team members, completing one another is more important than competing with one another.” ~ John C. Maxwell


“A major reason capable people fail to advance is that they don’t work well with their colleagues.” ~ Lee Iacocca


“The main ingredient of stardom is the rest of the team.” ~ John Wooden


“With an enthusiastic team you can achieve almost anything.” ~ Tahir Shah


Collaboration breeds innovation - inspiring team building quote


“When you need to innovate, you need collaboration.” ~ Marissa Mayer


“The strength of the team is each member. The strength of each member is the team.” ~ Phil Jackson


“We have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.” ~ Martin Luther King


“Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes


“Strategy is not a solo sport, even if you’re the CEO” ~ Max McKeown


“A successful team is a group of many hands and one mind.” ~ Bill Bethel


“Great teamwork is the only way we create the breakthroughs that define our careers.” ~ Pat Riley


“If you can laugh together, you can work together.” ~Robert Orben


“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.” ~ Patrick Lencioni


“Individual commitment to a group effort – that’s what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” ~ Vince Lombardi


“Good teams incorporate teamwork into their culture, creating the building blocks for success.” ~ Ted Sundquist

“Trust is knowing that when a team member does push you, they are doing it because they care about the team.” ~ Patrick Lencioni


“We are most effective as a team when we compliment each other without embarrassment and disagree without fear.” ~ unknown


“Teams share the burden and divide the grief.” ~ Doug Smith


“Teamwork. A few harmless flakes working together can unleash an avalanche of destruction.” ~ Justin Sewell


“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.”  Henry Ford

Did these team building quotes get you pumped to create teamwork within your company?

If so, consider adding team building games to your strategy sessions.

When you’re ready for more excitement, book a team building experience at The FIRM.  We offer exciting customizable team building packages your employees are sure to love.

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