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.
The advantage of the rain is that, if you have a quick bike, there's no advantage.
I thought: This is not racing, it's a suicide mission.
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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