Good choice, LUCK_LIBRA!
I have owned and ridden a variety of big displacement, high horsepower bikes.
But for sheer corner speed enjoyment, the small bikes are unbeatable.
Been riding for 13 years and still feel a lightweight, naked bike is the perfect balance for the street.
BTW, I have ridden two different model year versions of the ZX-7R and they were some of the most un-comfortable street bikes I have ridden:)
Solid mid-range power, great stability when leaned over in the turns, awesome brakes and even better looking in real life.
But it handled like a pregnant cow! Very similar to my FZR 1000.
My friend raced (and won) on an older model of these (Aprilia RS250) and is one of my favorites:
My current drool object (Aprilia RS 125):