Team quotes from American Presidents, such as Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Richard Nixon, Abraham Lincoln and others.
Teamwork quotes by George Washington
American commander in chief of the colonial armies in the American Revolution (1775-83) and the 1st President of the United States. Washington took good care of his soldiers during the war.
As in famous saying, people don’t care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
“We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.”
“It is better to be alone than in bad company.”
Quotes about team by Richard M. Nixon
“I don’t know anything that builds the will to win better than competitive sports.” Richard M. Nixon, 37th President of the United States
“We cannot learn from one another until we stop shouting at one another – until we speak quietly enough so that our words can be heard as well as our voices.”
“You must never be satisfied with losing. You must get angry, terribly angry, about losing. But the mark of the good loser is that he takes his anger out on himself and not his victorious opponents or on his teammates.”
“Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.”
Abraham Linkoln quotes on teamwork
“I am a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down…” Abraham Linkoln
Teamwork quotes by Bill Clinton
“We cannot build our own future without helping others to build theirs.”
“Success is not the measure of a man but a triumph over those who choose to hold him back.”
“Everybody counts, everybody deserves a chance, everybody has a responsible role to play and we all do better when we work together.”
Barack Obama on teamwork
Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Even when folks are hitting you over the head, you can’t stop marching. Even when they’re turning the hoses on you, you can’t stop.
If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress
Take off your bedroom slippers. Put on your marching shoes,” he said, his voice rising as applause and cheers mounted. “Shake it off. Stop complainin’. Stop grumblin’. Stop cryin’. We are going to press on. We have work to do.
The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.
We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent.
We want everybody to act like adults, quit playing games, realize that it’s not just my way or the highway.