As soon as 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
Off-limits Formula One quotations
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
One cannot escape the feeling that these mathematical formulas have an independent existence and an intelligence of their own, that they are wiser than we are, wiser even than their discoverers.
My formula for greatness in a human being is amor fati: that one wants nothing to be different, not forward, not backward, not in all eternity. Not merely bear what is necessary, still less conceal it—all idealism is mendaciousness in the face of what is necessary—but love it
You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.
It is amazing how many drivers, even at the Formula One Level, think that the brakes are for slowing the car down.
Number one, like yourself. Number two, you have to eat healthy. And number three, you've got to squeeze your buns. That's my formula.
The time has come for humanity to hoist the standard of the oneness of the human world, so that dogmatic formulas and superstitions may end.
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
Architecture is not about designing somehting from a free, fanciful idea.
It is about discovering and establishing one's own principle, some kind of regularity - finding an individual formula to apply to one's buildings.
I cant really imagine life without Formula One.
Formula One was a very dangerous sport.
It still is dangerous. But the danger factor is also the exciting part.
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
A lot of people think Formula One isn't a sport because everyone drives a car when they go to work in the morning. But we're pulling up to six G on a corner or during breaking, which is almost like being a fighter pilot. So we have to do a lot of work on our neck muscles.
What people tend to forget is the journey that I had getting to Formula One.
There were plenty of years where I had to learn about losing and having bad races.
Taking your first title is much more complicated and more difficult;
it takes years of work - from go-kart to Formula One. The second comes more easily, because you've already got the experience.
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.
There is great exhilaration in breaking one of these things.
... Ramanujan gives no hints, no proof of his formulas, so everything you do you feel is your own.[About verifying Ramanujan's equations in a newly found manuscript.]
The formula for a happy marriage is five positive remarks, or interactions, for every one negative.
IF is a very long word in Formula One; in fact, IF is F1 spelled backwards.
The woman who follows the crowd will usually go on further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.
Life is complex. Each one of us must make his own path through life. There are no self-help manuals, no formulas, no easy answers. The right road for one is the wrong road for another...The journey of life is not paved in blacktop; it is not brightly lit, and it has no road signs. It is a rocky path through the wilderness.
Experience has taught me that there is one chief reason why some people succeed and others fail. The difference is not one of knowing, but of doing. The successful man is not so superior in ability as in action. So far as success can be reduced to a formula, it consists of this: doing what you know you should do.
Ukyo Katayama is undoubtedly the best Formula One driver that Grand Prix racing has ever produced
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
Nothing can really prepare you for when you get in the Formula One car.
Knowing that you're driving a multimillion-dollar car, and if you crash it it's going to cost a lot of money, and they might not give you another chance, is scary.
But I think the one thing that I can say about us is that we're very consistent about certain things and part of that is our desire to do the very best work that we can and not rest on our laurels, or not allow formula to come into what we do.
For words are magical formulae. They leave finger marks be hind on the brain, which in the twinkling of an eye become the footprints of history. One ought to watch one' s every word.
You have to be odd to be number one.
Every year we find something new, we go faster, and that's what Formula One is about .
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.
There isn't any formula or method. You learn to love by loving - by paying attention and doing what one thereby discovers has to be done.
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living the other helps you make a life.
All sources are not equal. When you get information, you take the information, you evaluate it, and you do the best you can with it. So, there's a variance in the quality and the amount of the information. It's a case-by-case basis. Each one's different. There's no set formulas.
One basic formula for understanding the Community is this: 'Take five broken empires, add the sixth one later, and make one big neo-colonial empire out of it all.'
The next stage of Sebastian Vettel Formula One career will be spent with Scuderia Ferrari and for Sebastian Vettel Scuderia Ferrari means the dream of a lifetime has come true, When I was a kid, Michael Schumacher in the red car was my greatest idol and now it 's an incredible honor to finally get the chance to drive a Ferrari.
One life. Just one. Why aren't we running like we are on fire towards our wildest dreams?
Formulae are the anaesthetics of thought, not its stimulants and to make any one think is far better worth while than cramming him with ill-considered, and therefore indigestible, learning.
TO be racing in Formula One with Mclaren has been the ultimate goal for me. It's a dream come true.
Formula One is a mind game, no question.
You have to think so hard sometimes smoke comes out your ears! And if you don't keep your head in gear the car will overtake you
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
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.
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.
In the future, as in the past, the great ideas [of mathematics] must be simplifying ideas, the creator must always be one who clarifies, for himself, and for others, the most complicated issues of formulas and concepts.
I'm a car fanatic and each morning I wake up with a smile on my face, whether I'm commentating on the Formula One or at Silver Hatch racetrack in Roary the Racing Car.
It's not like we have a formula, but I think one of the reasons this show has survived is that it has a big heart at its center. Other cartoon shows have people crap on each other and make racist jokes. But I don't think people tune in for that. I just don't think a show lasts for 10 years without a heart.