Quotations on Driving
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Yeah, I know, some people are against drunk driving, and I call those people "the cops." But you know, sometimes, you've just got no choice; those kids gotta get to school!
- Dave Attell
(Keywords: People, Choice, Driving, Kids)
I don't run a car, have never run a car. I could say that this is because I have this extremely tender environmentalist conscience, but the fact is I hate driving.
- David Attenborough
(Keywords: Car, Conscience, Driving, Fact, Hate)
Products made in China are cheap through the exploitation of the workforce. Every time we shop, we are driving the nail further into the coffin of American manufacturing jobs.
- Joe Baca
(Keywords: Time, American, Driving, Exploitation, Jobs, Manufacturing)
We're seeing the development of tactics in Iraq, such as suicide bombing. Insurgents have been driving cars with explosives into hotels and office buildings. The recruitment may be even more prolific outside Iraq.
- Rand Beers
(Keywords: Development, Driving, Iraq, May, Office, Suicide)
When we were trying to get the money for Driving Miss Daisy, everyone kept saying no one could direct it well enough to entertain an audience for 100 minutes essentially watching three people chatting in the kitchen.
- Bruce Beresford
(Keywords: Money, People, Driving, Kitchen, Saying, Trying)
Our health care system is the finest in the world, but we still have too many uninsured Americans, too high prices for prescription drugs, and too many frivolous lawsuits driving our physicians out of state or out of business.
- Judy Biggert
(Keywords: Business, Health, Americans, Care, Driving, Drugs, Physicians, State, World)
I can remember running around at the age of 3, wanting to play golf, cricket and football. I was always active, one way or another, driving my parents mad.
- Ian Botham
(Keywords: Age, Cricket, Driving, Football, Golf, Parents, Play, Running)
Family trips to Yellowstone and to what are now national parks in Southern Utah, driving the primitive roads and cars of that day, were real adventures.
- Paul D. Boyer
(Keywords: Family, Day, Driving, Now)
I remember driving home one evening while they were reviewing the papers on the radio. One of the articles was about me separating from my wife. It's a weird thing to listen to a news report about the break-up of your marriage.
- Rory Bremner
(Keywords: Home, Marriage, Wife, Driving, Evening, News)
The thing about being in America is when you are driving with the sun on your back, there's hip hop. I never used to be into hip hop, but there's hip hop in the food, soul food, there's hip hop in the cars.
- Vanessa Brown
(Keywords: Food, Soul, America, Being, Driving, Sun)
Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair.
- George Burns
(Keywords: People, Country, Driving, Hair)
For Europe, the fall of Communism has to be taken into account, and the fact that in the fight against Communism the recovery of Europe's Christian roots was the driving force.
- Rocco Buttiglione
(Keywords: Christian, Communism, Driving, Europe, Fact, Fight, Force)
I was 16 years old, driving to LA, and sleeping in my car, just trying to make it happen.
- Nick Cannon
(Keywords: Car, Driving, Old, Trying, Years)
One morning, about four o'clock, I was driving my car just about as fast as I could. I thought, Why am I out this time of night? I was miserable, and it came to me: I'm falling in love with somebody I have no right to fall in love with.
- June Carter Cash
(Keywords: Car, Love, Time, Thought, Driving, Night, Right)
My idea, as the whole world knows, is that the capitalist system now doesn't work either for the United States or the world, driving it from crisis to crisis, which are each time more serious.
- Fidel Castro
(Keywords: Time, Work, Idea, Crisis, Driving, Now, states, United, World)
Democratic politicians have disliked things I've written, Republican politicians... if they all love you, you might as well be driving a Good Humor truck.
- Adam Clymer
(Keywords: Humor, Love, Driving, Politicians, Republican)
Our mother was a very religious and observant Jew, our father less so. She was kind of driving the religious education, so for us it was more a burden and an obligation when we were kids at that age.
- Joel Coen
(Keywords: Age, Education, Mother, Father, Burden, Driving, Kids, Obligation, Religious)
You need someone to tell you how to do things like hitting your marks, or driving a car so it looks right or getting out of a car so it doesn't take a million years of screen time.
- Gary Cole
(Keywords: Car, Time, Driving, Right, Years)
Because I'm a young black man driving a really nice, expensive car, I sometimes get harassed when I'm rolling through a ghetto neighbourhood.
(Keywords: Car, Driving, Man)
I don't have any expectations as an actor and being rich and famous is not my driving force.
- James D'arcy
(Keywords: Actor, Being, Driving, Expectations, Famous, Force)
There are times when I'm driving home after a day's shooting, thinking to myself, That scene would've been so much better if I had written it out.
- Larry David
(Keywords: Home, Day, Driving, Thinking)
Sitting by the chimney corner as we grow old, the commonest things around us take on live meanings and hint at the difference between these driving times and the calm, slow moving days when we were young.
- Rebecca H. Davis
(Keywords: Difference, Driving, Old)
You will find the poet who wrings the heart of the world, or the foremost captain of his time, driving a bargain or paring a potato, just as you would do.
- Rebecca H. Davis
(Keywords: Time, Heart, Bargain, Driving, Will, World)
No doubt Western civilization has in the past been full of wars and revolutions, and the national elements in our culture, even when they were ignored, always provided an unconscious driving force of passion and aggressive self-assertion.
- Christopher Dawson
(Keywords: Civilization, Culture, Doubt, Driving, Force, Passion, Past, Self, Unconscious)
Take air quality in the United States today: It's about 30 percent better than it was 25 years ago, even though there are now more people driving more cars.
- Jared Diamond
(Keywords: Quality, People, Driving, Now, states, United, Years)
Twenty years ago, you might have been pessimistic and said there's no hope. But these days, some of our very biggest companies are acting remarkably cleanly. And in some cases, although not all cases, the CEOs are the driving forces behind that.
- Jared Diamond
(Keywords: Hope, Acting, Driving, Years)
I can't wait to be that age and hanging out with a bunch of people hanging out all day playing golf and going to the beach, all my own age. We'd be laughing and having a good time and getting loopy on our prescription drugs. Driving golf carts around. I can't wait.
- Cameron Diaz
(Keywords: Age, Time, People, Beach, Day, Driving, Drugs, Golf)
It's like driving a car at night. You never see further than your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.
- E. L. Doctorow
(Keywords: Car, Driving, Night)
Nowhere in this country should we have laws that permit drinking and driving or drinking in vehicles that are on American highways. This is not rocket science. We know how to prevent this, and 36 states do.
- Byron Dorgan
(Keywords: Science, American, Country, Drinking, Driving, Laws, states)
We've seen more reform in the last year than we've seen in decades, and we haven't spent a dime yet. It's staggering how the Recovery Act is driving change.
- Arne Duncan
(Keywords: Change, Act, Driving, Reform)
Well, we won the war. You know what that means. In twenty years, we'll all be driving Iraqi cars.
- Will Durst
(Keywords: War, Driving, Years)
I don't want to argue with my wife about her car - or my driving.
- Dale Earnhardt
(Keywords: Car, Wife, Driving, Want)
My faith has been the driving thing of my life. I think it is important that people who are perceived as liberals not be afraid of talking about moral and community values.
- Marian Wright Edelman
(Keywords: Faith, Life, People, Values, Community, Driving, Liberals, Talking)
In my case, the listener is often in an automobile driving to work. You can concentrate on the road while still getting an audio message that can be riveting.
- Bob Edwards
(Keywords: Work, Driving, Road)
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them to the right; and, again, making all crime mean and ugly.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
(Keywords: Men, Crime, Driving, Interest, Necessity, Right, Ugly)
From the first day to this, sheer greed was the driving spirit of civilization.
- Friedrich Engels
(Keywords: Civilization, Day, Driving, First, Greed, Spirit)
I felt like an extraordinary hero. I was only five or six and I had the whole of life in my hands. Even if I had been driving the carriage of the sun I could not have felt any better.
- Dario Fo
(Keywords: Life, Driving, Sun)
We've got horse property and there's other stuff to do. Like, four wheel driving, we barbeque, drink beers, sit around and play guitars and have a merry 'ol time.
- Lita Ford
(Keywords: Time, Driving, Play, Property)
It can have an enormous effect because big budget movies can have big budget perks, and small budget movies have no perks, but what is the driving force, of course, is the script, and your part in it.
- Morgan Freeman
(Keywords: Movies, Driving, Effect, Force)
There must be a world revolution which puts an end to all materialistic conditions hindering woman from performing her natural role in life and driving her to carry out man's duties in order to be equal in rights.
- Muammar al Gaddafi
(Keywords: Life, Driving, End, Revolution, Rights, Man, Order, Woman, World)
Where radio is different than fiction is that even mediocre fiction needs purpose, a driving question.
- Ira Glass
(Keywords: Purpose, Driving, Fiction, Needs, Question)
Getting stopped for drunk driving in those days might mean that your entire career was over then. Not today.
- Mark Goddard
(Keywords: Career, Driving, Today)
Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work, driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for, in order to get to a job that you need so you can pay for the clothes, car and the house that you leave empty all day in order to afford to live in it.
- Ellen Goodman
(Keywords: Car, Work, Clothes, Day, Driving, Job, Order)
Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out.
- Mikhail Gorbachev
(Keywords: People, Driving, states, United)
So much of my life is spent just focused on driving race cars.
- Jeff Gordon
(Keywords: Life, Driving, Race)
We recorded the record on a Saturday afternoon March 30th and I heard the record for the first time on April 6th. I was driving to school, literally seven days later.
- Lesley Gore
(Keywords: Time, April, Driving, First, March, School)
Driving a cab is not really a nurturing type of relationship. You take people and they tip you, they may not tip you, you don't know their names, they don't care about you, you don't care about them.
- Pam Grier
(Keywords: People, Care, Driving, May, Names)
It was 100 feet of 16 mm black-and-white film of a car coming to a stop sign, and driving off. I had to decide how to frame and light it. It was magic. There was a sense of mystery.
- Conrad Hall
(Keywords: Car, Driving, Feet, Film, Light, Magic, Mystery, Sense)
Growing up in northern California has had a big influence on my love and respect for the outdoors. When I lived in Oakland, we would think nothing of driving to Half Moon Bay and Santa Cruz one day and then driving to the foothills of the Sierras the next day.
- Tom Hanks
(Keywords: Love, Day, Driving, Growing up, Influence, Moon, Nothing, Respect)
After Survivor, I was driving across country and moving to San Francisco, going to get a job interning at an ad agency. And then they asked me to read for this movie.
- Colleen Haskell
(Keywords: Country, Driving, Job)