“There is immense power when a group of people with similar interests gets together to work toward the same goals.”
― Idowu Koyenikan
If you want to be incrementally better: Be competitive. If you want to be exponentially better: Be cooperative.
“Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to a divine purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: That we are here for the sake of other men —above all for those upon whose smile and well-being our own happiness depends, for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy. Many times a day, I realize how much my outer and inner life is built upon the labors of people, both living and dead, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received and am still receiving.”
― Albert Einstein
Either men will learn to live like brothers, or they will die like beasts.
-- Max Lerner
“If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.
-- Nelson Mandela
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
-- Earl Nightingale
“I find it a challenge to cooperate in a society where it's considered moral to critique a résumé yet immoral to critique morality.”
― Criss Jami
The only thing that will redeem mankind is cooperation.
-- Bertrand Russell