I also derive a great deal of pleasure from horses and dogs... the ocean... and love.
— William Shatner

The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
Aesop derives quote

We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
— George Washington

It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.
— Victor Hugo

Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires.
— Sigmund Freud