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51 Inspiring Lewis Hamilton Quotes (FORMULA 1)

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“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.”

Lewis Hamilton
I don’t aspire to be like other drivers – I aspire to be unique in my own way.
I don’t aspire to be like other drivers – I aspire to be unique in my own way.
The way I drive, the way I handle a car, is an expression of my inner feelings.
The way I drive, the way I handle a car, is an expression of my inner feelings.
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.
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.
In racing there are always things you can learn, every single day. There is always space for improvement, and I think that applies to everything in life.
In racing there are always things you can learn, every single day. There is always space for improvement, and I think that applies to everything in life.

“As a driver, you’ve always got to believe in your heart that you’ve got what it takes to win it. You’ve always got to believe in yourself. You’ve always got to arrive on the day and believe it can happen. You’ve always got to believe in the positives.”

Lewis Hamilton
My saying is; We win and lose together. I think that really does apply to both my fans, family and the team.
My saying is; We win and lose together. I think that really does apply to both my fans, family and the team.
I feel like people are expecting me to fail, therefore, I expect myself to win.
I feel like people are expecting me to fail, therefore, I expect myself to win.
Obviously I am not happy but they can throw what they want at me, I will come back stronger.
Obviously I am not happy but they can throw what they want at me, I will come back stronger.
It's important for everyone to stand up for what they believe in.
It’s important for everyone to stand up for what they believe in.

15 Lewis Hamilton Quotes on Formula One and Racing

“I don’t drive by the seat of my pants and happen to win races. I work very hard to interpret the data and drive a certain way. My engineers have confidence in me, and more often than not, when I tell them what I need or what I am feeling with the car, it’s right.”

Lewis Hamilton
I listen to music before every race. Generally, there will be a song I'll get into over the weekend, and I play it all weekend, particularly when I'm getting ready for a race.
I listen to music before every race. Generally, there will be a song I’ll get into over the weekend, and I play it all weekend, particularly when I’m getting ready for a race.
If Ferrari wanted me, they would have approached me. I want to work with people who want me. If they don't want me, it is no problem.
If Ferrari wanted me, they would have approached me. I want to work with people who want me. If they don’t want me, it is no problem.
Lots of other drivers like cycling, but I'm not so keen. I have some really cool bikes, but I'm just not in love with it like Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso.
Lots of other drivers like cycling, but I’m not so keen. I have some really cool bikes, but I’m just not in love with it like Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso.
Sure every driver has his value and you want to be respected but again money is not something that drives me.
Sure every driver has his value and you want to be respected but again money is not something that drives me.

“I train to quite an intense level because Formula 1 is so physical – the G-forces, the demands on your body. Your heart rate is 150, 160 through the whole race. On qualifying lap, your heart rate can be up to 180, 190, under tough conditions.”

Lewis Hamilton
I'm happy to race against anyone.
I’m happy to race against anyone.
My job is to get into the car and drive as fast and as well as possible.
My job is to get into the car and drive as fast and as well as possible.
F1 is about the best drivers competing against each other for the best teams producing the best cars they can.
F1 is about the best drivers competing against each other for the best teams producing the best cars they can.

“Whether it’s with my engineers in the team, my home life, or my friends, I don’t like things to get complicated – and one good example would be the steering wheel in my Mercedes Formula 1 car.”

Lewis Hamilton
I want to crush everyone. I want to outsmart everyone.
I want to crush everyone. I want to outsmart everyone.
I am a motorbike fanatic - always have been. It's actually what I wanted to do before I got into motor racing.
I am a motorbike fanatic – always have been. It’s actually what I wanted to do before I got into motor racing.
Racing is what I love, so it's pretty simple. I want to keep doing it and keep winning.
Racing is what I love, so it’s pretty simple. I want to keep doing it and keep winning.
And I promise you I will be giving everything and more to win for my team, for my family, and for my fans.
And I promise you I will be giving everything and more to win for my team, for my family, and for my fans.

I always remind myself if I’m having a down day because of a bad race it’s not just me. That feeling I’m having is shared by my family, the team and my fans. When we win they feel the joy as well. That’s why I say we win and lose together, and I definitely couldn’t do it without them.”

Lewis Hamilton

3 Lewis Hamilton Quotes on Ayrton Senna

Everyone loves a winner. That's just how the world is. And Ayrton Senna was one of the greatest winners this sport has ever had.
Everyone loves a winner. That’s just how the world is. And Ayrton Senna was one of the greatest winners this sport has ever had.
Ayrton Senna was my favorite driver who I wanted to be like.
Ayrton Senna was my favorite driver who I wanted to be like.
Ayrton Senna was an incredible legend who will be remembered and admired forever.
Ayrton Senna was an incredible legend who will be remembered and admired forever.

12 Inspirational Lewis Hamilton Quotes About Life

“Going for a really long run, a bike ride, or cross-country skiing helps me get away from all the noise. I tell myself, ‘The pain you’re feeling, just enjoy it because it’s going to help you across that finish line first.’ If you’re having a crap day, go for a run. It makes a big difference.”

Lewis Hamilton
I'm willing to take any amount of pain to win.
I’m willing to take any amount of pain to win.
Everyone has complicated lives, but the more you can simplify it and make it work for you, the better it is going to be.
Everyone has complicated lives, but the more you can simplify it and make it work for you, the better it is going to be.
I've accomplished more than I ever dreamed. But I'm hungry for more.
I’ve accomplished more than I ever dreamed. But I’m hungry for more.
My dad wanted me to have a better life than he had ever had. He wanted us to succeed so badly. And I never wanted to let him down.
My dad wanted me to have a better life than he had ever had. He wanted us to succeed so badly. And I never wanted to let him down.
You just need to be accepted for who you are and be proud of who you are and that is what I’m trying to do.
You just need to be accepted for who you are and be proud of who you are and that is what I’m trying to do.

“I love my ink. They all have a meaning. I’m very strong in my faith, so I wanted to have some religious images. I’ve got Pieta, a Michelangelo sculpture of Mary holding Jesus after he came off the cross, on my shoulder. A sacred heart on my arm. Musical notes because I love music. The compass on my chest is there because church is my compass.”

Lewis Hamilton
I hate losing. It doesn't matter if it's racing or playing Ping-Pong - I hate it.
I hate losing. It doesn’t matter if it’s racing or playing Ping-Pong – I hate it.
I certainly lead a different life from many people. I have a great life that I am thankful for, and I like travelling.
I certainly lead a different life from many people. I have a great life that I am thankful for, and I like travelling.
On my back, I have the cross and angel wings: rise above it, no matter what life throws at you. And also, you know, Jesus rose from the grave.
On my back, I have the cross and angel wings: rise above it, no matter what life throws at you. And also, you know, Jesus rose from the grave.
It is open for anyone to have freedom of speech, and I guess we can all play a role in trying to make a difference in the world. Particularly if your leader is not helping in that area.
It is open for anyone to have freedom of speech, and I guess we can all play a role in trying to make a difference in the world. Particularly if your leader is not helping in that area.
Working with kids is something I really enjoy doing - that's why I also do work with UNICEF.
Working with kids is something I really enjoy doing – that’s why I also do work with UNICEF.

2 Lewis Hamilton Quotes on Equality and Racism

I feel equal to Mexicans, Asians, everyone. That's the kind of positive message I want to get out.
I feel equal to Mexicans, Asians, everyone. That’s the kind of positive message I want to get out.
I had a lot of racism growing up where I grew up. Bullied at school. It definitely encouraged me. It's like battle wounds - you come out the other side, and it just makes you tougher.
I had a lot of racism growing up where I grew up. Bullied at school. It definitely encouraged me. It’s like battle wounds – you come out the other side, and it just makes you tougher.

9 Wise Lewis Hamilton Quotes on Health and Fashion

I have so much energy. I train, I travel, I'm learning about music and fashion, reading a lot. I don't want to miss anything. I want to experience everything.
I have so much energy. I train, I travel, I’m learning about music and fashion, reading a lot. I don’t want to miss anything. I want to experience everything.
I think my style is definitely urban chic. I love mixing street style with the high-end luxury brands, like Gucci, for example. Quite fun.
I think my style is definitely urban chic. I love mixing street style with the high-end luxury brands, like Gucci, for example. Quite fun.
Fashion is a growing love that probably started when I got into my 20s.
Fashion is a growing love that probably started when I got into my 20s.
A couple of my mechanics have become vegan because I've done it. One of my barbers, too.
A couple of my mechanics have become vegan because I’ve done it. One of my barbers, too.
I like wearing things that other people wouldn't want to wear, to be a bit edgy.
I like wearing things that other people wouldn’t want to wear, to be a bit edgy.
Every person I have met who has gone vegan says it is the best decision they have ever made.
Every person I have met who has gone vegan says it is the best decision they have ever made.
Music's been a huge passion of mine since I was really young. I started playing guitar when I was thirteen.
Music‘s been a huge passion of mine since I was really young. I started playing guitar when I was thirteen.
I like taking risks. I like trying new things, whether it be style or restaurants or whatever.
I like taking risks. I like trying new things, whether it be style or restaurants or whatever.
I don't believe I have a playboy life.
I don’t believe I have a playboy life.

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