Top 10 Quotes by Alain Prost

Alain Prost

A German team could be quite good. But maybe they are a little bit too convinced that they are the best.

Alain Prost
When you win a race like this the feeling is very, very good. There have been times when I have been flat-out to finish sixth, but you can't see that from the outside. In 1980 I finished three or four times in seventh place. I pushed like mad, yet everyone was gathered around the winner and they were thinking that I was just trundling around. But that's motor racing. So in fact the only thing you can judge in this sport is the long term. You can judge a career or a season, but not one race.
Alain Prost

It's not too good to have this attitude in F1. It could be a disadvantage. Alain Pros

Alain Prost
Three times before 1985, I just missed the title, so winning was a relief.
Alain Prost

That is an important part of my success. Another big part of my success is that I hated not to finish a race.

Alain Prost
I don't like to go over curbs, because I don't want to be hard on the car.
Alain Prost

Sometimes I think I could have got some better results if I had a different mentality; if I could have pushed hard and attacked. But then I would have had a good chance of making a mistake.

Alain Prost
You want to have fun but you also want to work well. Sometimes I was quite happy at Ferrari, because we would have fun, but then they could not stop having fun and go back to the real work.
Alain Prost

It's like when people talk about driving F1 cars in the rain. I have absolutely no problem with it.

Alain Prost
So in fact the only thing you can judge in this sport its the longterm. You can judge a career or a season, but not one race.