Great achievers are driven, not so much by the pursuit of success, but by the fear of failure.
— Larry Ellison

For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.
Neil deGrasse Tyson driven quote

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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.
— William Faulkner

A nail is driven out by another nail. Habit is overcome by habit.
— Desiderius Erasmus

Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven.
— driven quotation by Edward De Bono