Niki Lauda was an Austrian former Formula One driver. He was thrice the F1 World Driver’s champion. He was the only driver to have been champion for both McLaren and Ferrari. He is also regarded by one of the most illustrious F1 drivers of all time. Born into a wealthy family in Austria, Lauda became a racing driver against his family’s will. In 1976, he came close to death when he got injured in a crash. However, he survived and recovered to be back on the track again within six weeks. We bring to you a collection of quotes by Niki Lauda, which have been excerpted from his interviews, public utterances, etc.