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Unity Is Strength: 143 Inspiring Build Together Quotes

Unity Is Strength: 143 Inspiring Build Together Quotes

What can be more beautiful and fulfilling than building something together – like a relationship with someone that you love and appreciate? 

People build beautiful things together in all areas of life – love, relationships, jobs and businesses, friendships – so I’ve just put together the best build-together quotes to inspire you. 

Building together is not always easy. Any bond – whether it’s romantic, professional, or just friendship-based, will face a struggle or an obstacle at some point. 

Even people who love each other the most can fall out, or they can just experience a situation they don’t know how to deal with. 

In a moment like this, it can help to have a bit of inspiration about what building together really means to you, or about what are the real benefits of building together – rather than on your own, for example. 

You know what they say, “When you want to quit, just remember why you started!”. 

And this is a beautiful quote to keep you motivated when building together. 

In this article, you will find some amazing build-together quotes that you can either put somewhere in your house where you can see them or just read when your relationship/ partnership has reached a bumpy road. 

Or, another better idea, when things get tough, you can send them to the person you were trying to build together with and help them see the deeper meaning and value of continuing on that path. 

This being said, let’s have a look at the best 143 build-together quotes I could find for you!

Build Together Relationship Quotes

Build together relationship quotes

1. “All relationships go through hell, real relationships get through it.” – Unknown

2. “I am thankful for each challenge we face because those challenges show how very strong our love is.” – Unknown

3. “I’m not telling you it is going to be easy- I am telling you it will be worth it.” – Art Williams

4. “A relationship is like building a house; Build it well, or it will collapse.”- Unknown

5. “Many relationship problems are rooted in a communication breakdown. These can be as simple as not really hearing what the other person is saying, because we get caught up in our own fixed perspectives.” – Sumesh Nair

6. “It doesn’t matter who hurt you or broke you down. What matters is who made you smile again.” – Unknown                                             

 7. “Politeness is an inexpensive way of making friends.”- William Feather

8. “Relationships end too soon because people stop putting in the same effort to keep you, as they did to win you.”  – Unknown 

9. “What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.” – Confucius

10. “Apologizing does not mean that you’re wrong and the other person is right. It just means that you value your relationship more than your ego.”  – Unknown

11.“Most good relationships are built on mutual trust and respect.”- Mona Sutphen

12. “Building a relationship is like building a staircase: you climb one stair at a time” – Unknown

13. “Don’t talk, just act. Don’t say, just show. Don’t promise, just prove.”  – Unknown

14.“Building and repairing relationships are long-term investments.”- Stephen Covey. 

15. “You can’t just give up on someone because the situation is not ideal. Great relationships are not great because they have no problems. They are great because both people care enough about the other person to find a way to make it work.”  – Unknown

16. “No significant learning can occur without a significant relationship.” – James Comer

17. “A true relationship is two imperfect people refusing to give up on each other.” – Unknown

18. “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” – African Proverb

19. “A perfect relationship is not perfect; it’s just that both people never gave up.”  – Unknown

20.“Make new friends, but keep the old; Those are silver, these are gold.”- Joseph Parry

21. “Truth is everybody will hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.” – Bob Marley

22. “Good relationships are no accident. They are the work of joy.” – Unknown

23. “I choose to be with you here and now.” – Unknown

24. “I make room for you in my heart, my bed, and my life.” – Unknown

25. “Today, I choose to love you with my very best self.” – Unknown

26. “Together, we are greater than we are apart. We work to build each other up each day.” – Unknown

27. “Choose love, especially when love is the hardest.” – Unknown

28. “True love lives in honesty. We work to be honest with ourselves and honest with each other.” – Unknown

29. “Strong couples give their best selves to one another, not the leftovers after the world is done with them.” – Unknown

30. “Love takes emotional vulnerability, and emotional vulnerability is a choice we make every day.” – Unknown

31. “Depth of friendship does not depend on the length of acquaintance.”- Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore quote on building together

32. “The perfect relationship is the one we never give up on.”  – Unknown

33. “Keep your promises and be consistent. Be the kind of person others can trust.”- Roy T. Bennet

34. “Misunderstandings happen. It's how we handle them that matters.”  – Unknown

35. “Slow down and make building relationships as important as building projects.” – Greg Mortenson

36. “Some nights, we have to go to bed angry and forgive one another in the morning light.”  – Unknown

37. “There can be no friendship without confidence and no confidence without integrity.”- Samuel Johnson

38. “Sometimes silence is better than harsh words. In the silence, we heal and reach across the divide.”  – Unknown

39. “Friends… they cherish one another’s hopes. They are kind to one another’s dreams.”- Henry David Thoreau

40. “We grow stronger with every mountain we climb together.” – Unknown

41. “Imagine how much stronger your relationship could be if you simply worked together to build each other up.” – Unknown

42. “Match your goals with the people who can make them happen and start building the relationships.” – Keith Ferrazzi

43. “A relationship is not based on the length of time you’ve spent together. It is based on the foundation you’ve built together.”- Unknown

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Build a Life Together Quotes

44. Love does not consist of gazing at each other but looking outward together in the same direction.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

45.If you're going to get engaged make sure you've talked to your partner about life together in the years to come.” – Patti Stanger

46. “Real love is fighting like hell to hold on to every moment you have with her. It’s making a life together and making it work no matter what happens.” – Peter Burke

47. “I think togetherness is a very important ingredient of family life.” – Barbara Bush

48. “May your love be firm, and may your dream of a life together be a river between two shores – by day bathed in sunlight and night illuminated from within. May the heron carry news of you to the heavens, and the salmon bring the sea's blue grace. May your twin thoughts spiral upward like leafy vines, like fiddle strings in the wind, and be as noble as the Douglas fir. May you never find yourselves back to back without love pulling you around into each other's arms.” – James Bertolino

49. Why would a married couple that lives daily need to date each other? It's precisely because they live and sleep together.” – William J. Doherty

50. “Let's hold hands and brave this beautiful, crazy life together with a sweet smile and a calm breath.” – Colleen Saidman

51. “You are my best friend and lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.” – Nicholas Sparks

Building Together by Working Together Quotes

Building together by working together quotes

52. “Constantly talking isn’t necessarily communicating.”- Charlie Kaufman

53. “You need to be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their pursuits. When we all help one another, everybody wins.”- Jim Stovall

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

55. “One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.”- Bryant H. McGill

56. “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”- Maya Angelou

57. “Treat everyone you work with like a peer, and you’ll usually be surprised on the upside.”- Sam Altman

58. “The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.”- William James

59. “Trust is the lubrication that makes it possible for organizations to work.”- Warren Bennis

60. “We must express ourselves in ways demonstrating our respect for others.”- Unknown

61. “I progress by having people around smarter than I am and listening to them. And I assume that everyone is smarter about something than I am.”- Henry J. Kaiser

62. “Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others.”- Unknown

63. “Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.”- Amy Poehler

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

65. “The golden rule is of no use whatsoever unless you realize that it is your move.”- Frank Crane

66. “When you have that respect from your teammates, it makes it a lot more comfortable.”- LeBron James

67. “Write to be understood, speak to be heard, read to grow.”- Lawrence Clark Powell

68. “The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.”- Theodore Roosevelt

69. “It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.”- Napolean Hill

70. “There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.”- John Andres Holmes

71. “The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.”- Charles Schwab

72. “I believe that you can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.”- Zig Ziglar

73. “If you are successful, it’s almost always because some people went out of their way to help you. You have a moral obligation to pay it forward.”- Sam Altman

74. “You can make more friends in two months by becoming interest in other people than you can in two years trying to get other people interested in you.”- Dale Carnegie

75. “Communication – the human connection – is the key to personal and career success.”- Unknown

76. “Relationship networking is about who you know and, more importantly, who knows you. Building the right network can open new doors to future success in your business.” – Heidi

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Building Together Quotes That Are About Teamwork

Helen Keller teamwork quote about building together

77. “Alone we can do so little; together, we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

78. “Effectively, change is almost impossible without industry-wide collaboration, cooperation, and consensus.” – Simon Mainwaring

79. “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” – Michael Jordan

80. “One piece of log creates a small fire, adequate to warm you up; add just a few more pieces to blast an immense bonfire, large enough to warm up your entire circle of friends; needless to say, that individuality counts, but teamwork dynamites.” – Jin Kwon

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

82. “Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” – Amy Poehler

83. “Individual commitment to a group effort — that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” – Vince Lombardi

84. “If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” – Booker T. Washington

85. “One person never does great things in business; a team of people does them.” – Steve Jobs

86. “Teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.” – Patrick Lencioni

87. “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain

88. “You need to be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their pursuits. When we all help one another, everybody wins.” – Jim Stovall

89. “The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward one goal in unison.” – James Cash Penney

90. “Teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.” – Patrick Lencioni

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

92. “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

93. “The whole is other than the sum of the parts.” – Kurt Koffka 

94. “If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” – Booker T. Washington

95. “There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others.” – George Shinn 

96. “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

97. “Teamwork is the key to true success.” – Unknown

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

Building Together in Business Quotes

Building together in business quote by Richard Branson

99. “It’s the first company I have ever endorsed because it fits perfectly with my Philosophy! You would have to be Crazy not to use it!”- Harvey Mackay

100. “Personal relationships are always the key to good business. You can buy networking; you can’t buy friendships.”- Lindsay Fox

101. “Bottom Line: Business is all about Building Relationships! If you want to make More Money and Enjoy More Lifestyle, You Have to Build Better Relationships than the Next Person! Send Out Cards helps to do that both personally and professionally!” – Unknown

102. “Part of your purpose in life is to build strong and fruitful relationships with others, and your work setting is a perfect place to start.” – Zig Ziglar

103. “The only way to achieve great things is to work together.” – Unknown

104. “A big business starts small.”- Richard Branson

105. “Showing up builds trust. Trust builds relationships. Relationships build your business.”  – Unknown

106. “You don't build a business, you build people, then people build the business.” – Zig Ziglar

107. “The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.”- Peter Drucker

108. “You’ll succeed best when you put the restless, anxious side of affairs out of mind, and allow the restful side to live in your thoughts.”- Margaret Stowe

109. “Bringing great people onto your team is about demonstrating that size really doesn’t matter – people do.” – Jess Campbell

110. “The goal is to provide inspiring information that moves people to action.” – Guy Kawasaki

111. “It is so much easier to be nice, to be respectful, to put yourself in your customers’ shoes and try to understand how you might help them before they ask for help, than it is to try to mend a broken customer relationship.”- Mark Cuban

112. “I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university.”- Albert Einstein

113. “Make something people want” includes making a company that people want to work for.”  – Sahil Lavingia

114. “Engage frequently and genuinely with the brand to build a relationship.”- Rachel Shingleton

115. “Business is all about relationships….how well you build them determines how well they build your business….” – Brad Sugars

116. “A small business is an amazing way to serve and impact the world you live in.” – Nicole Snow

117. “Don’t be embarrassed by your failures. Learn from them and start again.”- Sir Richard Branson

118. “Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.” – Jack Welch

Jack Welch quote

119. “Who you are is speaking so loudly that I can’t hear what you’re saying.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson

120. “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson

130. “If you treat people right they will treat you right… ninety percent of the time.”- Franklin D. Roosevelt

140. “Help your team feel more connected to your company by incorporating the right digital technology tools into their workflow.”- Andrea Meyer

141. “Content builds relationships, relationships are built on trust. Trust drives revenues.” – Andrew Davis

142. “There is no finish line. There are only mile markers.”- Michael Ventura

143. “If you believe business is built on relationships, make building them your business.”- Scott Stratten

What’s Your Favorite Build Together Quote?

I personally find build-together quotes very inspirational, whether we’re talking relationship-related quotes, teamwork, or just building together in business quotes. 

We would love to read your opinion on them in the comment section below and which of these build-together quotes has inspired you the most – and in what way!

Thanks, I hope you enjoyed read these quotes 🙂