We're Real Madrid - and being successful is part of our DNA.Toni Kroos
The Real Madrid shirt is white. It can stain of mud, sweat and even of blood, but never of shame.Santiago Bernabeu
Real Madrid is a legendary team that stands above all the others and is the target of all the players.Franz Beckenbauer
Playing for Real Madrid is like touching the sky, Real Madrid has always been my first choice as a team and Madrid has always been my favourite as a city.MadridJuanito
When you put on this shirt, you know that you’ve arrived at the very top. There is no greater honour.Sergio Ramos
Every player would love to get to the absolute top, and Real Madrid is it.Luis Suarez
I prefer beating Real Madrid to beating Manchester City.Neymar
It obviously bothers people when Real Madrid win. It makes them jealous.Cristiano Ronaldo
I'm proud to play for Real Madrid because I have fun; when you no longer have fun it's a sign that it's time to leave. For now though, I'm happy here at the greatest club in the world.Cristiano Ronaldo
When I was younger, I had some close friends who always loved European football, and Real Madrid at that time were the dominant force. I remember family holidays when we used to go to Spain, and we'd bring back replica shirts of Real Madrid and pretend to be the players when we played in the park.Gareth Bale
I've played for Real Madrid, where the pressure is so huge because you have to go and really win absolutely every game.Mesut Özil
Real Madrid is like Manchester United or Liverpool or Bayern Munich. There is so much history, and you need to play and win against that history. It's difficult to play against them because you fight against everything - the history, the players - but because of that, the motivation is always so high.Bayern MunichFernando Torres
Real Madrid is the most important thing that happened to me, both as a footballer and as a person.Zinedine Zidane
Tokio: 'You wave a white flag and turn yourself in! I know they'll be easy on you when things get complicated.'
Rio: 'I only wave the white flag for Real Madrid.'