Don't wait for your ship to come in, swim out and meet the bloody thing.
I vowed I would do everything I could to stop the Isle of Man counting towards the World Championship. And it was stopped, so they love me in the Isle of Man.
I thought: This is not racing, it's a suicide mission.
The advantage of the rain is that, if you have a quick bike, there's no advantage.
Nobody within motorcycling has or deserves any respect.
They were ridiculous times. After I won my World Championship in 1976, I went to Japan.
I race in two or three classic races a year and I may carry on for 10 more years or I may stop tomorrow.
Endless motorbike talk can and does bore me.
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