• WordNet 3.6
    • n you-drive a rented car "she picked up a hire car at the airport and drove to her hotel"
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  • Dean Martin
    Dean Martin
    “If you drink, don't drive. Don't even putt.”
  • B. C. Forbes
    “If you don't drive your business you will be driven out of business.”
  • Benjamin Franklin
    “Drive your business, let not your business drive you.”
  • Benjamin Franklin
    “If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.”
  • Brihadaranyaka Upanishad
    Brihadaranyaka Upanishad
    “You are what your deep driving desire is.”
  • Louisa May Alcott
    Louisa May Alcott
    “Girls are so queer you never know what they mean. They say No when they mean Yes, and drive a man out of his wits for the fun of it.”


Drive you spare - If someone or something drives you spare, it is extremely annoying.


In literature:

You may wear out women's lives in factories, you may sweat them in the slums, you may drive them to the streets.
"The Convert" by Elizabeth Robins
Would you drive your girl out again upon the streets?
"The Vicar of Bullhampton" by Anthony Trollope
You driving all the way?
"Free Air" by Sinclair Lewis
You'll be driving from sun up until after it's dark to-morrow.
"The Cattle-Baron's Daughter" by Harold Bindloss
But I should not have believed he would let you drive here.
"From the Car Behind" by Eleanor M. Ingram
I don't know that any man could want a keener thrill than the one you feel when you drive the binders in!
"Hawtrey's Deputy" by Harold Bindloss
But I don't want to drive you from me, if you prefer to live here single.
"Macaria" by Augusta Jane Evans Wilson
Go to bed if you don't want to drive me crazy.
"David Fleming's Forgiveness" by Margaret Murray Robertson
You're trying to drive me mad, but you can't.
"Empire" by Clifford Donald Simak
Can't you drive these girls up the hill, Wallace?
"In Orchard Glen" by Marian Keith
For mercy's sake stop asking me questions, Ellen; I don't know what's got into you; you'll drive me crazy.
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
Will you let me drive you now to your home?
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
If I had been obliged to hire the horse I drive, you see, I shouldn't have much left out of two dollars and a half.
"The Young Surveyor;" by J. T. Trowbridge
You will let me have a cab, and I will drive to Aunt Lucia's house in Eaton Square at once?
"The School Queens" by L. T. Meade
At first he seemed sorry, and I think he got up the drive just to give you pleasure, Dorry.
"Donald and Dorothy" by Mary Mapes Dodge
You listen too, Juan, for you've got to fork a horse and drive with us.
"Valley of Wild Horses" by Zane Grey
Then you will be shocked at the slave-driving you'll see.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
Drive on faster, Dr Edward, I want to talk to you.
"The Doctor's Family" by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
I hear Parry with the carriage; will you drive with me?
"Was It Right to Forgive?" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
I'll drive over there with you and value the whole property for you.
"On the Heights" by Berthold Auerbach

In poetry:

You say that I should smile
And drive the gloom away;
I would, but sun and smiles
Have left my life's dark day.
"Worn Out" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
You and I shall travel far,
We'll pass the old earth by,
We'll ride the moon and drive a star
Across the evening sky.
"Visiting" by John Chipman Farrar
Away the dreams that but deceive!
And thou, sad guide, adieu!
I go, fate drives me; but I leave
Half of my life with you.
"Stanzas In Memory Of The Author Of 'Obermann'" by Matthew Arnold
I knew you - you were not a liar;
You would have liked to be in love.
Only at night could you deceive me,
When body drives the soul above.
""You used to say to me "I love you!"..."" by Konstantin Simonov
I cannot tell you now;
When the wind's drive and whirl
Blow me along no longer,
And the wind's a whisper at last—
Maybe I'll tell you then—
some other time.
"The Great Hunt" by Carl Sandburg
The door has opened: and can you, at last beside me,
Drive under the day that frozen and faithless darkness,
With its unseen torments flickering, which neither
The dearest look nor the longest kiss assuages?
"The Door and the Window" by Henry Reed

In news:

A car that brews espresso while you drive.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. You can expect delays if you drive I-75 this evening south of Richmond.
"People say that you are what you drive, but it's never more true than with a Morgan," says Larry Sheehan.
A new state law that takes effect this week will change the way you drive across Texas, and not everyone is happy about it.
When you drive through Reno's Southwest neighborhood you can't help but notice it's filled with beautiful, unique old homes.
"It looks healed , but as you drive through, look a little deeper," said Crady.
Perhaps you drive by it every evening, or maybe - 11:26 pm.
It's a two-day competition in which 18 people driving — you guessed it — Jetta Hybrids must achieve the best fuel economy on a 400-mile drive.
These are simple driving tips you can apply to help improve your driving skills.
Everyone involved in your small business helps you drive innovation .
"Ignite Your Natitude while you drive".
A short drive out County Road 4 (Veterans Drive) you will find the A and G Produce Corn Maize .
Promote Michigan with every mile you drive.
There's nothing more frustrating than having a modified vintage vehicle that you can't drive or don't enjoy driving.
You know when you drive around East Texas there are certain places where you can't talk on your cellphone.

In science:

It is as if you could throw a hard drive in a water bath with a few enzymes and a few raw materials, run the temperature through a few cycles, and pull out millions of identical hard drives.
The transmission sense of information
You should use hierarchical decomposition to create your master plan, but you should use bottom-up development to drive one development cycle.
Software Architecture Overview
You must not let this drive you back to the previous section, or we will never get home for the weekend.
Astrophysics in 2006
You can see what I am driving at: Ma jorana had the Pauli-Weisskopf scheme all worked out already at that time.
Ettore Majorana and his heritage seventy years later