25 Quotes by Ayrton Senna

Ayrton Senna was a Brazilian racing driver, widely regarded as one of the greatest drivers in the history of Formula One. During his career, which spanned from the mid-1980s to the early 1990s, Senna won three Formula One World Championships and 41 Grand Prix races, setting numerous records along the way. He was known for his exceptional driving skills, his fierce competitiveness, and his unwavering dedication to the sport. Senna tragically died in a racing accident in 1994, leaving behind a legacy that continues to inspire fans around the world. (Bio)

Ayrton Senna Quotes

If a person has no dreams, they no longer have any reason to live. Dreaming is necessary, although in the dream reality should be glimpsed. For me this is a principle of life. (Meaning)

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If you no longer go for a gap that exists, you are no longer a racing driver.

I believe that we start to see our true personalities when we go through the most difficult moments. This is when we get stronger

I am not designed to come second or third. I am designed to win.

If you have God on your side, everything becomes clear.

The past is just data. I only see the future.

I have no idols. I admire work, dedication and competence.

You will never know the feeling of a driver when winning a race. The helmet hides feelings that cannot be understood.

Pure driving, pure racing, that´s what makes me happy.

I cannot live on an island of prosperity when I'm surrounded by a sea of misery.

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Being second is to be the first of the ones who lose. (Meaning)

Winning is the most important. Everything is consequence of that.

Once you are in it you are in it, you have to go all the way to the end because you commit yourself to such a level where there is no compromise. You give everything you have absolutely everything. Sometimes you find even more because you require more if you want to stay ahead and you want to win.

Because in a split second, it's gone.

The danger sensation is exciting. The challenge is to find new dangers.

Each driver has its limit. My limit is a little bit further than others.

I believe if you are doing something like competing, like motor racing, you either do well or forget it.

My biggest error? Something that is to happen yet.

Just because I believe in God, just because I have faith in God, it doesn't mean that I'm immune. It doesn't mean that I'm immortal.

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These things bring you to reality as to how fragile you are; at the same moment you are doing something that nobody else is able to do. The same moment that you are seen as the best, the fastest and somebody that cannot be touched, you are enormously fragile.

Women - always in trouble with them, but can't live without them.

Nothing can separate me from the love of God.

On a given day, a given circumstance, you think you have a limit.

Fear is exciting for me.

― Ayrton Senna Quotes

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