“The car is a passing phenomenon. I believe in the horse. “This probably most famous car quote comes from Emperor Wilhelm II, who obviously took the wrong horse back then.
It was similarly pessimistic that the Great Brockhaus from 1896. It said, “the invention of a Gottlieb Daimler will probably remain without great significance for the development of traffic.” More than a century later, the car polarized, fascinated and moved people like hardly any other object.
Actors, racers or politicians, everyone is good for a car quote
Whether politicians, actors, car makers or racing drivers – the car has caused many to be carried away with quotes that are highly philosophical, personal or simply true. Enzo Ferrari has put it in a nutshell: “The car was invented to increase the freedom of man, but not to drive man mad.”
Barack Obama recalled his first car : “My first car was a Ford Granada. This tin was the worst ever built in Detroit car . “ Guenter Beckstein turns the stomach when he thinks that one must only Fiat and Skoda driving while Walter Röhrl , probably one of the biggest Sprüchkopper would rather hang before would need to drive a smart.
You have to be afraid of a fast car
His many car quotes are crowned by the saying: “A car is not fast enough until you are in the morning and afraid to unlock it.” So the PFER strengths are still in focus of interest, and the circle closes: ” The car has not displaced the horse for a long time. Or do you know a monument on which a man is sitting behind the wheel? “(Hans Günter Winkler, show jumping legend).
In our slideshow have collected like the best car quotes in the world. Part of the party: Ferry Porsche, Günter Netzer, Harald Schmidt, Heidi Klum, Henry Ford and of course Walter Röhrl .