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You never really know how quick you are before you reach F1.
Jean Alesi you
I have always been very calm on the outside. I'm not too stressed now just because I'm in formula one. For me, tomorrow will be another day whether I finish first or last. I have to do the maximum and I cannot ask any more from myself.
Fernando Alonso self
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Mario Andretti success
To understand the intensity of driving an F1 car, you have to be in it. When you're driving a 750hp machine at 200mph, the noise and the vibrations are incredible. The G-force when you take big corners is like someone trying to rip your head off. You hit the brakes, and it feels as if the skin is being pulled off your body.
Jenson Button body
The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things - of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language.
Jim Clark work
I learned to approach racing like a game of billiards. If you bash the ball too hard, you get nowhere. As you handle the cue properly, you drive with more finesse.
Juan Manuel Fangio you
Racing is a great mania to which one must sacrifice everything, without reticence, without hesitation.
Enzo Ferrari man
I have to accept risk as a racing driver.
Emerson Fittipaldi risk
You may be leading, then you might be at the back of the pack trying to work your way up. It's just a constant reminder not to give up, and to know that God, in my mind, is really in control.
Jeff Gordon work
Singapore is a pretty fantastic place, and the race is always a challenge.
Romain Grosjean race
I don't aspire to be like other drivers - I aspire to be unique in my own way.
Lewis Hamilton unique
Winter testing is essential but there comes a point where you have had enough of all the rehearsals and the pretend racing. You just want to get down to the real action.
Damon Hill action
If I get into a car on a circuit, I drive as fast as I can; thats it!
James Hunt
I dont need to break the speed limit. But if Im not passing other vehicles on the interstate, I get a little irritated.
Jimmie Johnson sin
I am quite a relaxed person out of the car, but in the car I am aggressive, I never give up, I fight to the end and I try 100% all the time.
Heikki Kovalainen time
I always go extreme ways.
Niki Lauda
Ive tried everything other than jumping out of a plane, but nothing gives you an adrenaline rush like racing a car.
Nigel Mansell you
I really like the really high banked tracks.
Juan Pablo Montoya real
It is necessary to relax your muscles when you can. Relaxing your brain is fatal.
Stirling Moss you
The Lotus is a couple of years newer than the Williams was, and as the pace of development in F1 cars is so quick, I expect it to be another completely different experience, but still one that I know Im going to enjoy.
Nelson Piquet joy
I have no problem with the people who work hard to get success. But I think people are very jealous about success. I work very hard and they dont appreciate that.
Alain Prost success
Theres always a lot of talk about motivation to race, but nobody really knows what I do or what I think apart from myself, so I dont really care what people think.
Kimi Raikkonen art
No matter how good a driver you are, you have to have the right car and the right team behind you in order to succeed.
Nico Rosberg good
The most important thing is to have a good relationship with the bike... you have to understand what she wants. I think of a motorcycle as a woman, and I know that sounds silly, but its true.
Valentino Rossi relationship
Once something is a passion, the motivation is there.
Michael Schumacher motivation
And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.
Ayrton Senna power
One of my greatest pleasures in motor racing is qualifying. You have loads of freedom from pushing a lap the whole way. Ive always been very good in qualifying in the past; everything Ive done, Ive got pole positions.
Bruno Senna freedom
Cornering is like bringing a woman to climax.
Jackie Stewart man
People can be great competitors on Sunday and mates on Monday.
Casey Stoner day
If he cant do it with Ferrari, well, he cant do it.
John Surtees wit
I dont care too much what happened in the past. I prefer to focus on what is coming next and I am really looking forward to it.
Sebastian Vettel war
If someone said to me that you can have three wishes, my first would have been to get into racing, my second to be in Formula 1, my third to drive for Ferrari.
Gilles Villeneuve you
I dont understand the concept of always trying to make F1 go slower and slower and slower and have less and less power.
Jacques Villeneuve power
I am healthy, my family is healthy. That is the important thing. After that we go racing.
Mark Webber family