Quotes by melody-driven

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  • Desiderius Erasmus
    Desiderius Erasmus
    Dutch humanist and philosopher 1469-1536
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    A nail is driven out by another nail. Habit is overcome by habit.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere to go. My own wisdom, and that of all about me, seemed insufficient for the day.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    A business like an automobile, has to be driven, in order to get results.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    A lot of people can't stand touring but to me it's like breathing. I do it because I'm driven to do it.
  • William Frederick Book
    William Frederick Book
    American psychologist and professor of psychology
    William Frederick Book
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    A man must drive his energy, not be driven by it.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    A man's mind will very gradually refuse to make itself up until it is driven and compelled by emergency.
  • Aaron Copland
    Aaron Copland
    American composer and writer
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    A melody is not merely something you can hum.
  • Barry Eisler
    Barry Eisler
    American novelist
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    Action fiction is driven more by what than by who. Put that ticking nuclear suitcase under Manhattan, and it's relatively easy to create suspense. Literary fiction is driven more by who than by what.
  • James Joyce
    James Joyce
    Irish writer 1882-1941
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    All things are inconstant except the faith in the soul, which changes all things and fills their inconstancy with light, but though I seem to be driven out of my country as a misbeliever I have found no man yet with a faith like mine.
  • William Faulkner
    William Faulkner
    American writer 1897-1962
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    An artist is a creature driven by demons. He doesn't know why they choose him and he's usually too busy to wonder why.
  • Calista Flockhart
    Calista Flockhart
    American actress 1964-
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    And when I first came out from New York, I hadn't driven in a long time. Now I'm like Joe Speedster.
  • Sri Sarada Devi
    Sri Sarada Devi
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    As clouds are blown away by the wind, the thirst for material pleasures will be driven away by the utterance of the Lord's name.
  • Alanis Morissette
    Alanis Morissette
    Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actress 1974-
    Alanis Morissette
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    As long as I can say what it is that I need to say, then I'll fit whatever I'm trying to say around a melody.
  • Bruce Rauner
    Bruce Rauner
    American businessman, philanthropist and politician 1956-
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    Being a successful CEO, where I've driven a bottom line, assembled teams, driven results, that's a critical benefit to running the state government.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    But when the self speaks to the self, who is speaking? The entombed soul, the spirit driven in, in, in to the central catacomb; the self that took the veil and left the world - a coward perhaps, yet somehow beautiful, as it flits with its lantern restlessly up and down the dark corridors.
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