* Success is 99% failure. * We only have one future, and it will be made of our dreams, if we have the courage to challenge convention. * Real happiness lies in the completion of work using your own brains and skills. * Racing improves the breed. * What we learn through failure becomes a precious part of us, strengthening us in everything we do. So let the tough things make you tougher. * We will not be content with this victory alone [first win in F1]. We will study why we won and aggressively apply those winning technologies to new cars. * Enjoying your work is essential. If your work becomes an expression of your own ideas, you will surely enjoy it. * After materials are carried into the factory, nothing but products should be carried out from it. * If Honda does not race there is no Honda.” * Since I was a small child, one of my dreams has been to compete in motor vehicle races all over the world with a vehicle of my own making, and to win. * Because the water raises rice and the fishes live in the water, I don’t want to contaminate it. * The value of life can be measured by how many times your soul has been deeply stirred.