TOP 10 BEST MICHAEL SCHUMACHER QUOTES

Discover the top 10 greatest Michael Schumacher quotes.

I’ve always believed that you should never, ever give up and you should always keep fighting even when there’s only a slightest chance.

Michael Schumacher

Never think that success is down to your own performance alone. If you start listening only to yourself you take the first step back towards the bottom. The flowers of victory belong in many vases.

Michael Schumacher

Just being a mediocre driver has never been my ambition. That’s not my style.

Michael Schumacher

Once something is a passion, the motivation is there.

Michael Schumacher

I cant really imagine life without Formula One,

Michael Schumacher

I’m Michael Schumacher. I don’t need to test my driving ability.

Michael Schumacher

Sometimes minor details can have a huge impact. If you don’t devote 100 percent of your efforts to every detail, you immediately run into difficulties.

Michael Schumacher

You win a race, the next race it’s a question mark. Are you still the best or not? That’s what is funny. But that’s what is interesting. And that’s what is challenging. You have to prove yourself every time.

Michael Schumacher

You try to hide your emotions, so as not to show weaknesses to others. I believe it’s the same for every sportsman.

Michael Schumacher

If the sun were made of hamsters, the earth would be incinerated.

Michael Schumacher

 

 

An engineer can look at the data, but he needs a translator from the cockpit – the driver – to understand it completely. For example, only the driver can tell you why he abruptly takes his foot off the gas pedal at a certain point. The data doesn’t necessarily tell the engineer whether the driver made a mistake at that point or the car was acting up. The information the driver provides often helps determine the direction of development.

Michael Schumacher

I always thought records were there to be broken.

Michael Schumacher

The first thing, when I got the money, I knew I would support somebody. And the person I supported was my family. Because we were really in debt with the money. And – so I gave to my father this suitcase full of money. And he couldn’t believe it. And that was something very special.

Michael Schumacher

Losing composure is pointless.

Michael Schumacher

When you are part of a community for 14 years, it inevitably shapes you. I will always have a part of Ferrari beside me; a part of my heart will always be red.

Michael Schumacher

Every year we find something new, we go faster, and that’s what Formula One is about .

Michael Schumacher

If you do things to the limit, and don’t purposely go over that limit, then I think it’s fine to do whatever you want. So long as you enjoy it. That’s what’s important.

Michael Schumacher

Those who have come into Formula One without experiencing cars devoid of electronic aids will find it tough. To control 800 horse power relying just on arm muscles and foot sensitivity can turn out to be a dangerous exercise.

Michael Schumacher

Technology has certainly reduced performance differences among drivers. Whereas a talented driver could get a half-second out of every lap in the past, nowadays talent makes up for only about one or two tenths of a second. But the driver is still the key factor.

Michael Schumacher

Mika Hakkinen was the best opponent (I’ve had) in terms of his quality, but the biggest admiration I had for him was we had 100% fight on track but a totally disciplined life off track. We respected each other highly and let each other live quietly.

Michael Schumacher

When you’re very successful, you become careless and try to turn many things into routine.

Michael Schumacher

When you start out in a team, you have to get the teamwork going and then you get something back.

Michael Schumacher

In sport there is never any moment that is the same as the other. I have been in Formula One for 12 years, and out of that I had one year with the perfect car.

Michael Schumacher

If I didn’t even stand a chance of winning races and competing for the title, I don’t think I would be that interested in continuing my career.

Michael Schumacher

My time with Ferrari was wonderful. I have found friends and had experiences that I would not want to be without.

Michael Schumacher

Ferrari always tries to get the best possible drivers, and my fellow team members have always been highly promising people.

Michael Schumacher

Everyone is replaceable, including me.

Michael Schumacher

Psychologically speaking, it’s very important to be in good shape. I work in a sport that requires you to react quickly and be in excellent shape. Besides, things don’t get easier as you get older.

Michael Schumacher

Ferrari’s only objective is to be at the top, in other words, to compete for the World Championship. That’s our right. Winning is another matter. It wouldn’t be a disgrace to come in second after a tough fight.

Michael Schumacher

I didn’t have statistics in my mind when I was racing. It was always a consequence – a nice consequence. I enjoyed it, but it wasn’t the reason I was racing.

Michael Schumacher

Ross Brawn knows that I prefer to have odd race numbers.

Michael Schumacher

I’m not very comfortable with what people sometimes say or think about me – things I don’t feel responsible for.

Michael Schumacher

I know what I am, and what I have to do in my profession, so I can handle the pressure. It’s the way I think.

Michael Schumacher

I decided on a vision. I think I maybe join Toyota at the midpoint of a project, whose long-term goal is winning world championships. Also I have my big ambition, the drivers’ world championship. That is not abandoned – entirely the opposite. I am young enough and motivated enough to make a new start in order to reach this goal.

Michael Schumacher

I like working in a team, and at Ferrari there is always good cooperation.

Michael Schumacher

If you imagine how many years the other guys have been in my position Im in now, they have been motivated to get back and challenge the leaders, … Theres no reason not to be motivated and I look forward very much to challenging again.

Michael Schumacher

The switch from ten-cylinder to eight-cylinder engines means that each manufacturer has to redevelop its power train. Not all will manage to successfully combine performance with reliability the first time around. That could shake things up a bit when it comes team hierarchy.

Michael Schumacher

Nascar will certainly not be one of my challenges in the future.

Michael Schumacher

I already tried that. Something heavy metal like. And sunglasses. But it didn’t work; I went to the gas station and when I left the guy at the counter said, ‘bye Mr Schumacher

Michael Schumacher

I have to say it’s been tough to leave the Ferrari family, which has been a big part of my career.

Michael Schumacher

I have what you might call the South Pole and the North Pole. I have my team and my work, which I do on one side, and I have my family and my home on the other side. Both have nothing really to do with each other.

Michael Schumacher

Let’s put it this way, I like number seven.

Michael Schumacher

First, you have to finish.

Michael Schumacher

I just want to be known as a very normal person and be treated as that and be able to walk down the street like anyone else.

Michael Schumacher

I will do everything I can to bring the number one to Ferrari. The whole team and all the fans deserve it.

Michael Schumacher

I retired simply because I didn’t have the passion and motivation anymore; I was tired. At the time I thought, ‘Well, I had a great time, there is the end.’ At some moment, there is the right time to call it an end.

Michael Schumacher

I like to share my life, and spend time with someone I love. That has worked 100 per cent with my wife.

Michael Schumacher

The more precisely I can drive, the more I enjoy myself.

Michael Schumacher

I don’t feel like promising big things to my fans. I’m not thinking about victory at all. I’ll do my best to get on the podium at least, although I must admit I feel fairly pessimistic.

Michael Schumacher

I think I was five when I had my real first go-kart.

Michael Schumacher

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