Driving Forces Quotes

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Niccolò Machiavelli
“Men are driven by two principal impulses, either by love or by fear.”
Niccolò Machiavelli, Discourses

Cormac McCarthy
“Creative work is often driven by pain. It may be that if you don't have something in the back of your head driving you nuts, you may not do anything. It's not a good arrangement. If I were God, I wouldn't have done it that way.

[Interview, The Wall Street Journal, Nov. 20, 2009]”
Cormac McCarthy

Victor Hugo
“There are men who dig for gold; [Monseigneur Bienvenu] dug for compassion.”
Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

Gia Russell
“Life is not always what we want it to be, but we can color it any way we like, in order to make it the perfect painting, even when things look rough, there is someone out there who has it worse than us.”
Gia Russell