Quotes of driven

  1. They've got this house style which is writer driven I heard of one person who sent his script in, and Karen Berger said there weren't enough words in it. Put some more in. – Eddie Campbell
  2. Most of the things we decide are not what we know to be the best. We say yes, merely because we are driven into a corner and must say something. – Frank Crane
  3. I declare and protest in advance, that I do not intend, at this time at least; to be drawn or driven into the question of slavery, in either of its subdivisions or forms. – Caleb Cushing
  4. The music industry's actions at the time of 9/11 and since have been actions driven by patriotism in most instances, and greed and stupidity to a lesser degree. Sounds like real life doesn't it? – Ronnie James Dio
  5. The mania started with insomnia and not eating and being driven driven to find an apartment, driven to see everybody, driven to do New York, driven to never shut up. – Patty Duke
  6. Our communications services revenue growth is being driven by continued strong top -line performance in data, Internet and international- three of the fastest growing and most profitable areas within communications services. – Bernard Ebbers
  7. Don't be confused that my interest in religion, faith, and spirituality is driven by any sense of faith or spirituality of my own. – Peter Jennings
  8. The Red Sox are a curious thing because so much here is media driven You can't go fire half your scouts here because they are all friends with the local reporters. Your life is going to hell in the papers. – Michael Lewis
  9. I would walk down the hall with my guitar and play for anyone that would listen. As a young kid I was really driven and I was going to make it happen no matter what. – Teena Marie
  10. It was very much about performances, the whole ensemble thing was just great- everybody working together. Sometimes it didn't feel like a film set. It wasn't technically driven it was very, very enjoyable. – Cillian Murphy
  11. My take on rap is driven by straightforward American southern rock and blues. – Kid Rock
  12. A writer writes not because he is educated but because he is driven by the need to communicate. Behind the need to communicate is the need to share. Behind the need to share is the need to be understood. – Leo Rosten
  13. I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven – Barbra Streisand
  14. The business today is completely different and it's very producer driven so that a songwriter needs to have producing chops, be a singer/songwriter, or find a singer to develop. – Cynthia Weil
  15. We must not let ourselves get driven off course, no matter what happens we must stick to our natural game. – Zinedine Zidane

Usage examples for driven

  1. Perhaps she has driven up the igarape. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. She has driven the same car, alone, with five German prisoners for her passengers. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  3. Woods and woods, and nothing but woods- at times one is almost driven to despair. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  4. I've been driven hard myself. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  5. He even thought that he would not tell Raridan that she had driven him to town. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  6. He's driven me out and he has no right to say a thing. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Flying-Rings-or-Making-the-Start-in-the-Sawdust-Life by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  7. Rose had driven off. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. The other one was herself- his daughter who had first driven him out of his mind and had afterward caused his death. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  9. Maybe we shouldn't have driven through that flower bed, thought Robert. – Manners of the Age by Horace Brown Fyfe
  10. How long they sailed I have no idea, but after a long, long time there was a terrible storm, and when it was over and all had become calm again, they knew not where they were, for they had been driven away to a strange coast of which none of them had any knowledge. – The Red Fairy Book by Various
  11. " You'll soon find out I can't be driven young man. – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  12. Believe me, there were times when she would have driven any man desperate. – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  13. Three days later Gaumata himself, with his head bound up, was driven out in a closed harmamaxa. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  14. " The pride of the village driven out of it! – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  15. A last thrust of the kandijar is driven into his heart. – The Adventures of a Special Correspondent by Jules Verne
  16. At any rate, the Blue Lake stock had not been driven off. – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory
  17. How hard were you driven – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss
  18. I am sorry you have driven the man away. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  19. " When she lies beside that," muttered the soldier, " then I can be soft to her," though he knew he was already soft to her, and that her look had driven through him. – The Lady of Fort St. John by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  20. But, Mr. Furnival, I am so driven that I know not how I should act. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope

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