9 Inspirational Quotes from Michael Schumacher to Teach you how to make the most of your Life.
Michael Schumacher is a retired German racing driver who raced in Formula One for Jordan Grand Prix, Benetton and Ferrari, where he spent the majority of his career, as well as for Mercedes upon his return to the sport. Widely regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers ever and regarded by some as the greatest of all time, Schumacher is the only driver in history to win seven Formula One World Championships, five of which he won consecutively. The most successful driver in the history of the sport, Schumacher holds the records for the most World Championship titles, the most Grand Prix wins, the most fastest laps and the most races won in a single season and according to the official Formula One website, Schumacher is "statistically the greatest driver the sport has ever seen".
But in December 2013, Schumacher suffered a traumatic brain injury in a skiing accident. He was placed in a medically induced coma for six months until 16 June 2014. He left the hospital in Grenoble for further rehabilitation at the University Hospital of Lausanne.On 9 September 2014, Schumacher was relocated to his home where he continues to receive medical treatment and rehabilitation privately.
The story of Schumacher teaches us that life can deal us a cruel blow at any time and that we should always relish and appreciate the things we have been given. It also shows us that “bad times” do not discriminate, they will hit anyone at anytime. So instead of wasting out time accumulating worldly possessions and pursuing evil things, we should spend our time being good people and living our life with virtue.
To remember this legend, lets take a look back at some of Michael Schumacher’s famous quotes.
"Just being a mediocre driver has never been my ambition. That's not my style."
Life Lesson to Learn: In all you do, make sure you give it your all. When this becomes a habit you will notice a huge difference in your life.
"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."
Life Lesson to Learn: Even the smallest glimpse of hope should be enough for you to keep moving forward. Never, ever give up.
"If you're lucky enough to be famous, then it's great if you can use your fame and power your fame gives you to draw attention to things that really matter."
Life Lesson to Learn: Be the example you want to see in the world. Be humble and yet be passionate for success.
"I just want to be known as a very normal person and be tested as that and be able to walk down the street like anyone else."
Life Lesson to Learn: No matter how famous or rich you get remember to be humble and know that the simple things in life are truly what makes you wealthy.
"Once something is a passion the motivation is there."
Life Lesson to Learn: It's easier to succeed in something if it's your passion. Motivation will come much easier in this case.
"I'm not very comfortable with what people sometimes say or think about me - things I don't feel responsible for."
Life Lesson to Learn: Don't talk about or concern yourselves with the lives of others. Focus on being the best version of yourself.
"When you start out in a team, you have to get the teamwork going and then you get something back."
Life Lesson to Learn: Teamwork can bring out the best in you, but you need to contribute all your skills for the benefit of the team.
"It's great to live in that time and to be a part of that period and that success."
Life Lesson to Learn: Teamwork will bring out the best in you but you also need to be ready to push your teammates to be their best.
"I like to share my life and spend time with someone I love. That was worked 100 per cent with my wife."
Life Lesson to Learn: Marriage is a wonderful thing, it may have its ups and downs but don't forget how empty life was (on the whole) when you were single.