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You Just Need the Right FootJournalist: "And what did your wife say when she saw your face?"
Niki Lauda: "She said, 'you don't need the face to drive. You just need the right foot.'"
Niki speaks to a journalist prior to returning to the track to race following his tragic accident. He might have lost some time from racing, but his drive remains.
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A Lie That All Drivers Tell ThemselvesJames Hunt: "There's a lie that all drivers tell themselves. Death is something that happens to other people, and that's how you find the courage to get in the car in the first place. The closer you are to death the more alive you feel. But more powerful than fear itself, is the will to win."
James Hunt gives an overview of why he and other racers do what they do. It's one part wanting that thrill that driving in near-death situations provides and two parts the will to win.
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I Feel ResponsibleJames Hunt: "I feel responsible for what happened."
Niki Lauda: "Watching you win those races while I was fighting for my life, you were equally responsible for getting me back in the car."
James and Niki have a heart-to-heart talk after Niki's accident. James feels bad about Niki's accident but Niki only used James as an inspiration to get back on the track to race again.
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Looking for NormalitySuzy Miller: "Talk to me, James."
James Hunt: "Don't go to men who are willing to kill themselves driving in circles looking for normality."
This interaction between Suzy and James touches on the personal side of the drivers, something that is an aside of the film. While the drivers go out everyday trying to earn a living in their abnormal career, trying to lead a semi-normal life at home is equally a battle.
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Driving Like An Old ManGemma: "Look at the way he's driving, like an old man."
Niki Lauda: "Right now, with your incentive, why would I drive fast?"
Gemma: "Because I'm asking you to"
Nick is playing it cool while driving with others in the car by toning down his competitive driving for a nice easy drive in the country. That all changes however when Gemma asks for a thrill.
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