Help thy brother’s boat across, and Lo! thine own has reached the shore.
You must offer a benefit to assure cooperation. This applies to marketing, advertising, employee and employer relations and your everyday dealings with people.
None of us are as smart as all of us.
Where no man thinks himself under any obligation to submit to another, and, instead of co-operating in one great scheme, every one hastens through by-paths to private profit, no great change can suddenly be made; nor is superior knowledge of much effect, where every man resolves to use his own eyes and his own judgment, […]
A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.
During the journeys which I made in my youth in Eastern Siberia and Northern Manchuria… I failed to find – although I was eagerly looking for it – that bitter struggle for the means of existence among animals belonging to the same species, which was considered by most Darwinists as the dominant characteristic of struggle […]
Clapping with the right hand only will not produce a noise.
It is evident that many great and useful objects can be attained in this world only by cooperation. It is equally evident that there cannot be efficient cooperation if men proceed on the principle that they must not cooperate for one object unless they agree about other objects.
Three men helping one another will do as much as six men singly.
No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation.