He travels in private jets and is one of the world's highest-paid athletes, but Fernando Alonso's humble beginnings are never far away from his thoughts. He recalls with fondness those childhood days when he used to race go-karts -- the precursor to his enormous success on the Formula One circuit -- free of any pressure. Back then he didn't have to worry about points or standings.
"One of the most important things that I received from my parents was to have always this sense of family and to be united"
"You just enjoy the present. And maybe that was the nice thing about that period of my career when I was a go-kart driver. You enjoy that Sunday. You don't think anymore because you don't know if there is something more coming."
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