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I decided to do the maximum to hold onto the lead ...
by Jean Alesi

I decided to do the maximum to hold onto the lead for as long as possible.
That is why I pushed so hard from the beginning.
I was at 100 percent concentration.
- Jean Alesi

It wasn't all frustration.
I've had a lot of good times with Ferrari as well.
- Jean Alesi

I have never won a race, and that is my main disappointment -
but you have to be positive.
- Jean Alesi

I think I will have a lot of opportunities in the future.
- Jean Alesi

 

I was quite excited, but I was sure I wouldn't win the race.
I am a realist.
- Jean Alesi

Experience has taught me that you have to improve all
the time-little bit by little bit-and not keeping starting everything from new.
- Jean Alesi

I lived in England to learn English.
When I went to England for the first time,
it was like being on the Moon.
I had no friends, I couldn't speak the language.
I was very isolated.
- Jean Alesi

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You never really know how quick you are before you reach F1.
- Jean Alesi

I must use Ferrari to the maximum.
My priority is to get results.
Then we will see what happens.
- Jean Alesi

That was my dream, to drive for Ferrari,
but I am not a kid any more.
If Ferrari is the best team and if I get the chance to drive for Ferrari,
it would be with pleasure.
- Jean Alesi

I am not close to retirement.
I still have a lot more that I can achieve.
There are younger guys coming into F1,
but I am not old and I'm not finished.
- Jean Alesi

I will be better in Monte Carlo than I was in Phoenix.
If I can't win maybe I will lead 50 laps.
- Jean Alesi

I'm not sure they understand everything about racing cars.
I am not sure that this is wise.
- Jean Alesi

When you are in a good position you are sure to drive
well and to be very concentrated in each corner.
- Jean Alesi

I made my choice to be in Ferrari.
It is not easy because it is important for a man to have satisfaction.
And for me to get the satisfaction I want means getting results.
- Jean Alesi

Although it's only the beginning of the championship,
I am very surprised at my capability.
- Jean Alesi

It's my job, but I think it is too much.
- Jean Alesi

You tend to think that there is a big gap between F1 and everything else.
F1 is where all the fantastic drivers are,
so you just don't know how good you are until you get there.
- Jean Alesi

Eddie Jordan found me all the drives.
If I am with Tyrrell today, it is because Eddie was there.
- Jean Alesi

I am a professional.
At the circuit I am calm.
At home I am very different.
- Jean Alesi

To be honest, I am not happy about all the publicity.
- Jean Alesi

When I go back to France now I spend all the my time with press and sponsors.
I do not have a lot of time to spend at home with my family.
- Jean Alesi

Am I calm all the time? That is a question to ask my mother.
I am very happy in my home.
I have a good family, that gives me something extra.
- Jean Alesi

My contract is just for this year, but I have an option for next year.
It is not signed at this moment, but I am only concentrating on this year.
I don't know exactly what I will do in the future.
- Jean Alesi

Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect.
It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections.
- Anonymous

I have decided to stick with love.
Hate is too great a burden to bear.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

History is the version of past events
that people have decided to agree upon.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

From now on we live in a world where man has walked on the Moon.
It's not a miracle; we just decided to go.
- Tom Hanks

I decided to devote my life to telling the story because
I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead.
and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
- Elie Wiesel

At a certain point, I just put the building and the art impulse together.
I decided that building was a legitimate way to make sculpture.
- Martin Puryear

I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale,
you could not ignore its beauty.
- Georgia O'Keeffe

I decided I wanted to be a lawyer when I was 11 years of age.
- Johnnie Cochran

I kept my babies fed.
I could have dumped them, but I didn't.
I decided that whatever trip I was on,
they were going with me.
You're looking at a real daddy.
- Barry White

I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did
not reflect positively on my father's life.
- Sidney Poitier

When I was about eight, I decided that the most wonderful thing,
next to a human being, was a book.
- Margaret Walker

When I decided to take writing seriously,
I did a lot of reading and analyzing of the books I liked,
and came up with what I thought were pretty sound plotting and structure basics.
- George Stephen

I decided that Europeans and Americans are like men and women:
they understand each other worse,
and it matters less, than either of them suppose.
- Randall Jarrell

I decided I was going to give up singing and concentrate on acting,
and a result of that, I didn't do another film for two to three years,
and I don't blame it on anybody but myself.
- Bobby Darin

I deliberately decided to write a kind of guide to
leather bars for straight people,
for people not into leather, so that people could see what it was all about.
- Thom Gunn

I had popcorn all over the place, so I decided I might
as well be in the Processing Business.
- Orville Redenbacher

However, when my parents married in 1945,
China was in turmoil and the possibility of returning
grew increasingly remote,
and they decided to begin their family in the United States.
- Steven Chu

Eight months later, having left Columbia,
I was studying physics in a summer program and working
in Colorado when I decided to enroll as a graduate student in biophysics.
- Sidney Altman

Quality is decided by the depth at which the work incorporates
the alternatives within itself,
and so masters them.
- Theodor Adorno

Am I worried people will say I'm repeating myself? Sure.
One thought I had was to publish it as a novel but
eventually I just decided to do what I wanted to do.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel

We decided that the French could never write user-friendly
software because they're so rude.
- Doug Coupland

I have decided to come back for Les Bleus.
- Zinedine Zidane

This is one of his most human and most amusing and witty novels.
The characters are very Indian.
I decided that I wanted to do a comedy,
so this was just the right one.
- Ismail Merchant

It was only after Pather Panchali had some success
at home that I decided to do a second part.
But I didn't want to do the same kind of film again,
so I made a musical.
- Satyajit Ray

I mean, if you decided to go out today and get you
an instrument and do whatever it is that you do,
no one can tell you how you're going to do it but when you do it.
- Ornette Coleman

When I did Taming of the Shrew, I was very tired,
and I decided to have a holiday and make a documentary.
- Diane Cilento

My feelings are those of a schoolboy getting in sight of the holidays.
Or more seriously, my feelings are perhaps those of
a matador who has decided not to enter the bull ring.
- Geoffrey Fisher

I moved to LA and decided to do films and television,
mainly because the theater in New York is totally dead.
- Shirley Knight

The skit was very successful based on the applause.
After that show, the three of us decided to get together
and try and come up with some songs that we could all participate in.
- Phil Harris

I'm not after a closed system, I mean I'm after a complicated system in structure,
but as far as watching it, I don't think that everything should be decided.
- Mark Morris

I loved to read when I was a kid, and as soon as I
realized that an actual person got to make up the books I loved so much,
I decided that that was the job for me.
- Margaret Haddix

I decided to teach because I think that any person
who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
- Angela Davis

I had a big troupe, a big army and it was a lot of fun.
And, after 10 years of that, I just decided that I
wanted to travel and do special dates.
I go to Las Vegas these days.
- Bobby Vinton

The band's never taken a year off.
Last August we decided to take one, and three months in I was bored to tears.
- Steven Tyler

I figured out it was a social thing,
what women were allowed to do.
At a very young age, I decided I was not going to follow women's rules.
- Joan Jett

I decided I would go to Chicago and try my luck as
a writer after those eight months as a fireman.
- Carl Sandburg

Prince decided to move from Minneapolis to Toronto.
Jimmy Jam told me that they were living there now.
- Rick Dees

I was obliged to stand there, holding the leash of
this creature for their welcoming publicity shots,
implying that this was some kind of image the decided to have of me.
- Barbara Steele

Our parents decided not to teach us Chinese.
It was an era when they felt we would be better off
if we didn't have that complication.
- Maya Lin

I decided to become a painter when my first four paintings
where all published and attracted a great deal of interest.
I exhibited one of them and it was sold.
- John Dyer

The following year, after I had prepared my draft,
the Conference of the Interparliamentary Union at The
Hague decided to set up a special commission to study the problem seriously.
- Ludwig Quidde

I've decided to pick my moment to retire very carefully -
in about 200 years time.
- Brian Clough

I had a lot of dates but I decided to stay home and dye my eyebrows.
- Andy Warhol

I didn't want to engage in a campaign where I was defending
myself on those issues at every turn,
so I just decided that I'd switch and run as a Republican.
- Rodney Alexander

I look back to when I got divorced in the late 1970s.
When that happened, I was so broken up.
After that, I decided to seek God for my life and my next marriage.
- Ricky Skaggs

But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually
certain ideas and setting others aside;
and that,
I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided.
- Alfred North Whitehead

I am pleased that Prince Charles and Mrs Camilla Parker
Bowles have decided to take this important step.
- Rowan Williams


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