Michael Schumacher is a famous Formula One racer who developed a passion for racing at a very young age. Though his parents were not well-off, they did everything they could to support him financially and emotionally. By the age of fourteen, he showed an innate talent for racing, competing and winning in numerous junior championships. By the age of twenty-two, he had proved his mettle and was signed on by the Jordan Grand Prix racing team, to compete in the prestigious Formula One championship. For almost 15 years, he had participated in the championships, carving a niche for himself in the racing circuit. He has teamed up big names like Benetton Ford, Mercedes, and Ferrari, being the face of the latter for more than ten years. He retired for a brief period before making a short-lived reappearance. After his second retirement, he settled down in Switzerland with his family. In 2013, he suffered life-threatening injuries following his ski accident in the French Alps. He was left in a coma after sustaining a severe head injury. It is reported he is looked after by a 15-strong medical team, with his care costing £115,000 per week. Michael Schumacher quotes will help you to rediscover your passion and go after your dream. EliteColumn brings you the 12 best motivational Michael Schumacher quotes.
9 Motivational Michael Schumacher Quotes
My time with Ferrari was wonderful. I have found friends and had experiences that I would not want to be without.
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.
Your ups and downs in sports, I think they are as normal as daily life: One day you wake up and feel great, the next day you wake up and feel maybe less great.
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.
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.
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.
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.
I’ve always believed that you should never, ever give up and you should always keep fighting even when there’s only the slightest chance.
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.