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Never Give a Sucker an Even Break Quotes and Sayings

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She drove me to drink.
That's the one thing I'm indebted to her for.
- the movie Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

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I had never been able to get a car that said how much
I cared about the environment until I drove electric.
- Alexandra Paul

I used to be pretty reckless.
When I was a runner for a production company,
I drove a massive 16 seater van.
I was only 18.
I mean I look young now, but then I looked about 12.
- Gail Porter

The preparation, commitment and desire to win will
be no less than the last time I drove a grand prix car in anger.
- Nigel Mansell

 

No one could understand the bond between me and my brother.
I struggled to understand the forces that drove his
soul in one direction and mine in another.
- Barry White

I had a job as a paralegal.
I drove a cab.
- Larry David

The ambiguous orientation of Japan drove the country
into the position of an invader in Asia.
- Kenzaburo Oe

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I hated the lost colony; in second grade,
we were doing American History, and they said,
We don't know what happened to them.
That drove me nuts.
That lost colony drove me crazy.
- Sarah Vowell

Ambition drove many men to become false;
to have one thought locked in the breast,
another ready on the tongue.
- Sallust

I love what I do, so it's not tiring.
If I worked at a computer or drove a truck,
I'd be dead in a week.
- Karen Black

It wasn't poverty that drove me on.
- Aleksandr I. Kuprin

The white men told lies for each other.
They drove off a great many of our cattle.
Some branded our young cattle so they could claim them.
- Chief Joseph

Where every moment is about truth and I think it's
a great challenge every night.
That's what really drove me to wanting to do theatre,
and it's great.
- Deborah Cox

They drove a long way through the snowy woods,
till they came to the town of Pepin.
Mary and Laura had seen it once before,
but it looked different now.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder

He drove his kind of realism at me so hard I bounced
right into nonobjective painting.
- Jackson Pollock

A woman drove me to drink and I didn't even have the decency to thank her.
- W. C. Fields

It was a woman who drove me to drink,
and I never had the courtesy to thank her for it.
- W. C. Fields

I think what drove me insane for a long time is feeling
like I hadn't earned most of what I achieved because it came so fast.
- Charlie Sheen

Those were the ideals that drove us to nationalization of the health service.
- Barbara Castle

I drove long distances like the 24 hours of Le Mans for years.
But even this racing is now over.
I retired.
- Jacky Ickx

I read the Life magazine articles about free love and free dope in California.
At age 20 I drove to Los Angeles.
- Glenn Frey

Without a trace of irony I can say I have been blessed with brilliant enemies.
I owe them a great debt, because they redoubled my
energies and drove me in new directions.
- E. O. Wilson

In Sierra Leone last year there was just the two of
us hanging out of a helicopter and,
when we were in Bosnia, I drove an armoured vehicle,
thousands of miles.
- Kate Adie

I do identify with St.
Patrick, not just in name.
He drove the snakes out of Ireland.
I intend to drive the snakes out of the State House.
- Deval Patrick

I don't know what idiocies drove me in those days,
but they were naive, innocent idiocies in many ways.
- Laurie Lee

Watching Bo Jackson, seeing his size,
his speed, a lot of his abilities, really drove me.
- Jamal Lewis

I'm still that little girl who lisped and sat in the
back of the car and threw vegetables at the back of
her head when we drove home from the market.
That never goes.
- Tracey Ullman

I was in love with a beautiful blonde once.
She drove me to drink.
That's the one thing I'm indebted to her for.
- Otis Criblecoblis

Those days if you drove cross country and you broke
down on the side of the road,
and the sign says 200 miles to the next gas station,
you knew you were so screwed.
- Rob Zombie

I'm very learning-disabled, and I think it drove me to what I'm doing.
- Chuck Close

The people who criticise you will not be the ones taking
care of your legs when you are in your wheelchair.
People who never drove a car in these conditions,
they just don't know.
- Alain Prost

I moved further and further away from mass entertainment.
The sexual element became increasingly sinister and bizarre.
Don't blame me!
The bastards drove me to it!
They all backed off after that!
- Robert Crumb

It was a bright, clear afternoon in the late fall that
pretty Miss Cable drove up in her trap and waited at
the curb for her father to come forth from his office
in one of Chicago's tallest buildings.
- George Barr McCutcheon

In this movie they took them up in space.
They're floating around and doing zero gravity stuff.
Well, they had to do it all on wires.
All the wires had to be painted black against this black background.
If you didn't light it properly you could see the wires.
Drove them crazy!
- John Badham

I wanted to translate from one flat surface to another.
In fact, my learning disabilities controlled a lot of things.
I don't recognize faces, so I'm sure it's what drove
me to portraits in the first place.
- Chuck Close

I knew all these people had the same goals I did,
but the one that worked the hardest would come out on top.
That's what drove me all the time.
But I had fun.
I did better every day, and that's what made it fun.
- Debbie Meyer

They had certainly exasperated them,
and could not disperse them,
as after every charge - and some of these drove the
people right against the shutters in the shops in the Strand -
they returned again.
- Walter Crane

My failure, during the first five or six years of my art training,
to get set in the right direction, and the disappointment which it caused me,
drove me the more persistently into writing as an alternative.
- Laurence Housman

As I walk around, I have met 70-year-old women who
live on the Upper West Side who love the show.
And I met a couple in Kansas - a couple of truck drivers
who drove around together -
who loved it.
It's popular all over the place and definitely in the gay community.
- Lee Tergesen

I drove across country in my yellow 1970 VW bug (which
I drove until 1986) to Los Angeles,
having had enough cold weather in 5 years in Ann Arbor,
and found a job within a few days.
- W. Richard Stevens

Since September 11, security has been increased everywhere,
and we have new IDs to get on to the Fox lot.
I drove to the security gate, but realized I'd left my ID in my other car.
I just broke into that voice - 'Hey,
man,
I'm Bart Simpson.
Who else sounds like this?' The guard waved me through.
- Nancy Cartwright

You try various things when you're growing up.
I was an attache in the Foreign Service for a while
and then I drove a bulldozer,
but neither of those panned out for me so it had to be stand-up.
- Dylan Moran

It was never the fame or fortune that drove me to act.
It was something I love and enjoy doing it.
A lot of people identify who they are by what they do and that's not me.
It's what I do but not who I am.
Who I am is a parent.
I'm a family man.
- Adam Baldwin

And Big Night, I think by the end the brothers find that balance,
when they touch each other on the shoulder over breakfast
and it's understood that what should never have driven
them apart almost drove them apart.
I think that's a true moment.
- Tony Shalhoub

I have long been interested in landscape history,
and when younger and more robust I used to do much
tramping of the English landscape in search of ancient field systems,
drove roads, indications of prehistoric settlement.
- Penelope Lively

So an autobiography about death should include,
in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events -
pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution
that drove my mother to come here.
- Harold Brodkey

You cannot expect the guy who drove the car into the
ditch to navigate it out of the ditch.
You have to put a new driver in the seat.
I'm not saying the new driver is going to be any better,
but we need a new driver.
Kerry is the only choice.
- John Mellencamp

The story drove the book.
That had a very seminal effect on the way I saw writing and storytelling.
If you can set a character in a story that is compelling and has a backbone,
you draw people in.
- Dick Wolf

That difficult start drove me on to inspire children
and let them know that it is never to late to repair
a bad experience at school,
and once you get your head down and start to read books,
you can really achieve.
- Johnny Ball

We don't want to go back to the same policies and the
same practices that drove our economy into a ditch,
that punished the middle class, and that led us to this catastrophe.
We have to keep moving forward.
- David Axelrod

I leave no trace of wings in the air,
but I am glad I have had my flight.
- Rabindranath Tagore

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

There are only two or three human stories,
and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely
as if they had never happened before.
- Willa Cather

I never accepted the idea
that I had to be guided by
some pattern or blueprint.
- Little Richard

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at.
Therefore, they had better aim at something high.
- Henry David Thoreau

If i had known... i would have lingered
over my coffee a little longer.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Men occasionally stumble over the truth,
but most of them pick themselves up
and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

If I had eight hours to chop down a tree,
I'd spend six hours sharpening my ax.
- Abraham Lincoln

I had forgotten how much light there is in the world,
'til you gave it back to me.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

It had long since come to my attention
that people of accomplishment
rarely sat back and let things happen to them.
They went out and happened to things.
- Leonardo da Vinci

What work I have done I have done because it has been play.
If it had been work I shouldn't have done it.
- Mark Twain

The only good luck many great men ever had was
being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
- Channing Pollock

Does anybody really think that they didn't get what they had
because they didn't have the talent
or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?
- Nelson Mandela

As for accomplishments,
I just did what I had to do as things came along.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

We occasionally stumble over the truth
but most of us pick ourselves up and
hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares.
I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.
- Jonas Salk

I had three chairs in my house;
one for solitude, two for friendship, three for society.
- Henry David Thoreau

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end.
It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing;
it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
- Margaret Thatcher

We thought that we had the answers,
it was the questions we had wrong.
- Bono

I wept because I had no shoes
until I met a man who had no feet.
- old Persian Proverb

I have found that hollow,
which even I had relied on for solid.
- Henry David Thoreau


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