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Backseat Drivers Quotes


"The backseat produced the sexual revolution." - Jerry Rubin

"Problems are evolutionary drivers." - Barbara Marx Hubbard

"We all have the temptation to be backseat drivers when it comes to decisions that don't work out the way we want." - Don Mattingly

"I am like the little rock n' roll backseat driver." - Nina Blackwood

"Straight roads do not make skillful drivers." - Paulo Coelho

"a poorly debugged set of device drivers." - Marc Andreessen

"Porsche and BMW drivers are arrogant." - Caroll Shelby

"Porsche and BMW drivers are arrogant." - Carroll Shelby

"It's easy to be a backseat driver. It's even easier to be a backseat driver when you're not even in the same car." - Rick McCallum

"I've spread my legs in the backseat in a creative sense quite a few times." - Stephen King

"The mind does different things in performance, and conscious thought sometimes takes a backseat." - Reggie Watts

"Thoughtful financial planning can easily take a backseat to daily life." - Suze Orman

"Racing drivers have balls, unfortunantly, none of them are crystal" - David Coulthard

"The crashes people remember, but drivers remember the near misses." - Mario Andretti

"Tokyo cab drivers are all ex-kamikaze pilots." - Bob Hope

"On data: We are the drivers, not the driven." - Andy Hargreaves

"No one gets a free ride. Except maybe bus drivers." - Bob Saget

"Unlicensed, illegal immigrants are the safest drivers on the road." - Dov Davidoff

"The era of gentleman racing drivers is ended." - Enzo Ferrari

"It's sad that you don't see drivers being real people." - Jacques Villeneuve

"Pastor is a driver who doesn't respect other drivers." - Sergio Perez

"Is that your final answer? Here in New York garbage men, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, bus drivers, whoever, you know, people just yell it out to me. So that was a lot of fun." - Regis Philbin

"I'm sure that all the drivers and motorcycle police had once been racing drivers and were eager to get back to that profession." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"I have talked to stunt drivers all my life, 32 years of talking to stunt drivers. There's a craziness to them." - Bryan Cranston

"Let's make it clear: it's Ferrari I'm interested in. Drivers, we've had a lot, some very good, some great, but drivers come and go, while Ferrari remains." - Luca Cordero Di Montezemo

"Not a mark on it. (Joe) Yeah. Wanna check the backseat, where Steele is sitting? I'll bet there's a big stain there. (Tee)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"This is not the party of Reagan. Today the conservative movement took a backseat to liberal Democrats in the state of Mississippi." - Chris McDaniel

"And when I'm in my car I'm laid back I got an 8-track and a spare tire in the backseat But that's flat" - Skee-Lo

"In the backseat Moose and Squirrel inhabited a pair of six-year-old-twins, and wouldn't stop bickering and picking their noses. They were clearly in their element." - Neal Shusterman

"To his amazement, he could already hear Henry snoring in the backseat. That guy could fall asleep on a car trip to the mailbox." - Heather Brewer

"For me, self-gratification eventually took a backseat to trying to do something collaborative with other people, to trying to make something new." - Ariel Pink

"Look, if you're driving down the highway at 120 miles an hour, I'd rather be behind the wheel than in the backseat." - Mark Wahlberg

"Most guys at Berklee are going to wind up truck drivers..." - Pat Metheny

"I wonder what language truck drivers are using, now that everyone is using theirs?" - Sydney Pfizer

"How is it that we hear the loudest yelps for liberty among the drivers of negroes?" - Samuel Johnson

"Thus drivers inching southward will see the phalanx of birds heading west as one spontaneous gesture." - Rae Armantrout

"America is two Mack trucks colliding on a superhighway because all the drivers are on amphetamines." - Phil Ochs

"Straight roads are for fast cars, turns are for fast drivers." - Colin McRae

"The racing driver needs to be fed a diet of other racing drivers." - Carroll Smith

"In the old days drivers were fat and tires were skinny." - Jose Froilan Gonzalez

"Highways are full of careless drivers who are always too close in front of you." - Sam Ewing

"Are we taking the drunken drivers off the road only to turn them into drunken pedestrians?" - Lawren Harris

"Like all bad drivers, he thought he was the best driver in the world." - Rebecca West

"Young drivers are supposed to be hard on equipment. That's how you learn." - Mario Andretti

"I believe to have been one of the rare drivers to have returned to Ferrari." - Jacky Ickx

"We must do a better job of educating all drivers to be safer on the road." - Johnny Isakson

"Unfortunately, we don't educate drivers enough to be respectful on the road." - Mario Andretti

"Small businesses are the economic drivers of our country, providing the stimulus our communities need." - Melissa Bean

"Los Angeles is peopled by waiters and carpenters and drivers who are there to be actors." - Patrick Duffy

"I want to force the other drivers to find a way past me." - Jeff Gordon

"You know who we hear about all the rappers from? The bus drivers." - Dan Auerbach

"Miami drivers will attempt to pass you inside a car wash." - Dave Barry

"All space projects push the frontiers of technology and are drivers of innovation." - Martin Rees

"Our financial services and insurance cluster is one of Delaware's key economic drivers in the state." - Ruth Ann Minner

"A sparrow lay dead on the backseat. She had found her way through a hole in the windscreen, tempted by some seat-sponge for her nest. She never found her way out. No one noticed her panicked car-window appeals. She died on the backseat, with her legs in the air. Like a joke." - Arundhati Roy

"Remember, kids in the backseat cause accidents; accidents in the backseat cause kids." - Jack Handey

"It was reported in the paper that President Bush received a 'warm reception' from the Daytona 500 drivers. Well sure, the drivers had never met anyone who was sponsored by more oil companies than they were." - Jay Leno

"I want to win a championship with the best drivers, the best engineers and the best technology. As drivers, we want to make sure that we are involved in a championship with such a standard." - Sam Bird

"The vastly different sentences afforded drunk drivers and drug offenders tells us who is viewed as disposable - someone to be purged from the body politic - and who is not. Drunk drivers are predominately white and male." - Michelle Alexander

"We stay true to our values, and that's very people-centric, and taking care of our drivers, and drivers taking care of our passengers, and what we're seeing now is a driver preference and a passenger preference for Lyft." - John Zimmer

"It is an ancient political vehicle, held together by soft soap and hunger and with front-seat drivers and back-seat drivers contradicting each other in a bedlam of voices, shouting go right and go left at the same time." - Adlai Stevenson

"India's growth drivers are actually two growth drivers. One is consumption, which arises out of our demographic advantage. And the other is the investments. Because we need a lot of investment in the country." - Chanda Kochhar

"Once you see the drivers in Indonesia you understand why religion plays such a part in their lives." - Erma Bombeck

"It seems that these phenomenal feats that race car drivers are performing are instinctive. They [require] very little mental workload." - Chris Gerdes

"The helmet has a special meaning for many drivers. How important is it to you? - It protects my head." - Kimi Raikkonen

"Ferrari always tries to get the best possible drivers, and my fellow team members have always been highly promising people." - Michael Schumacher

"That she's the worst driver in the history of drivers. If I know she's going somewhere, I stay home." - Matthew Perry

"If doctors are paid the same salary as bus drivers, community would not be crazy about making their children doctors" - Nouman Ali Khan

"The European drivers have adapted to this circuit extremely quickly, especially Paul Radisich who's a New Zealander." - Murray Walker

"Drivers are pretty well set, but crew chiefs, they change their business cards like they change their pants." - Chad Knaus

"The drivers have one foot on the brake, one on the clutch and one on the throttle." - Bob Varsha

"Members of Congress should be compelled to wear uniforms like NASCAR drivers, so we could identify their corporate sponsors." - Caroline Baum

"Drivers in a traffic jam, frustrated by each others presence, are not the most amiable of men." - David Riesman

"Most men think they are good drivers. Most women think they are good in bed. They aren't." - Jonathan Carroll

"Like all bad drivers, he thought he was the best driver in the world. [husband Henry Andrews]" - Rebecca West

"It's so nice to share a day as beautiful as this one with hundreds of thousands of reckless drivers." - Bob Saget

"I'm driving my old car until I'm on a first name basis with the low tow truck drivers!" - Michelle Singletary

"I'm all about sharing the road with other drivers; as long as they use the part that's behind me." - Anonymous

"Drivers in a traffic jam, frustrated by each other's presence, are not the most amiable of men." - David Riesman

"I don't aspire to be like other drivers - I aspire to be unique in my own way." - Lewis Hamilton

"But due to the present regulations the other drivers have better chances again. This brings back the tension." - Jacky Ickx

"That's why teenagers fascinate me - they're like children with drivers' licenses. Like children in that their impulses are so direct." - Nancy Jo Sales

"One thing I would like to see is a stronger ladder series for up-and-coming American drivers." - Michael Andretti

"It might just be me, but it's tough when you get drivers that don't stay where they should be." - Scott Dixon

"We must be part of the general staff at the inception, rather than the ambulance drivers at the bitter end." - Lane Kirkland

"Escape from the architecture ghetto is one of the major drivers and has been from the very beginning." - Rem Koolhaas

"I can't blame the drivers for making the move, and I can't blame the owners for being upset." - Ken Schrader

"I think fans of the sport have a good understanding now of how fit Formula One drivers need to be." - Jenson Button

"In India, there are real consequences to inattention; drivers who jeopardize pedestrians can be lynched on the spot." - Bharati Mukherjee

"You know, equality is a myth, and for some reason, everyone accepts the fact that women don't make as much money as men do. I don't understand that. Why do we have to take a backseat?" - Beyonce Knowles

"On the way, I shared the backseat of Feyerabend's little sports car with the inflatable raft he kept there in case an 8-point earthquake came while he was on the Bay Bridge." - Lee Smolin

"It was funny to just take a backseat and be like, 'Wow, I might be in this crazy place, but maybe I don't need to understand everything, maybe I don't need to be someone else.'" - Zach Condon

"Some years ago, someone had come up with the idea that the State should hold all Titles to vehicles, mailing a Certificate of Title to the 'owners'. This created a legal fiction that the State owned the vehicles. Drivers were thus driving a State owned vehicle, mandating drivers must have a license to drive a State vehicle, which was false. The State reaped many millions with its drivers license scam, and began issuing heavy fines for not having a State license." - Eustace Mullins

"The woods are full of long drivers." - Harvey Penick

"Drivers don't always see the (flashing) lights. You can't get tunnel vision. You've got to look everywhere, even when your adrenaline is going." - Sixto Rodriguez

"Well understand this! If you want to join our sales team; I don't need pillion riders; I need high drivers who grasp the handle-bars." - Martin Carver

"The public probably knows that teen drivers are at greater risk for fatal accidents. What the public doesn't know is what we ought to do about it." - Laurence Steinberg

"I have a drivers licence, but the truth is that I hardly ever drive. I prefer to get around by taxi." - Ferran Adria

"I'm turning into an old woman. Might as well start knitting and bitching about soap operas, gas prices, and rude drivers." - Sundown" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Alberta funds almost all its schools and districts to design and evaluate their own innovations. Teachers are the drivers of change, not the driven." - Andy Hargreaves

"They are by far the worst drivers. They are spiteful, dithering, old and in the way. They should have their licences taken away." - Jeremy Clarkson

"For the drivers, a weekend off would be nice, but for the fans, it would not be a very good deal." - Tony Stewart

"I drove out to Glendale to put three new truck drivers on a brewery company bond, and then I remembered this renewal over in Hollywood." - James M Cain

"I'm turning into an old woman. Might as well start knitting and bitching about soap operas, gas prices, and rude drivers." - Sundown" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"When I first met with agents, they said, "Okay, you're going to play plumbers and mechanics and bus drivers and farmers. Go."" - Nick Offerman

"Every track has its challenges, but Suzuka is a continuous test of a drivers skills, and I think thats what makes it so beautiful to drive." - Romain Grosjean

"I was looking at the history of the sport and I couldn't understand why there have been so many good South American drivers, especially Brazilians." - Alain Prost

"It is amazing how may drivers, even at the Formula One Level, think that the brakes are for slowing the car down." - Mario Andretti

"I even worry about reflective flea collars. Oh, sure, drivers can see them glow in the dark, but so can the fleas." - Jane Wagner

"For a driver to be driven by somebody else is an ordeal, for there are only three types of drivers: the too fast, the timid and oneself." - Virginia Graham

"I chose to wait to get my drivers license. Since I was working and I didn't have time, I got it like a week before my 18th birthday." - Michelle Trachtenberg

"My wife had her drivers' test the other day. She got 8 out of 10. The other 2 guys jumped clear." - Rodney Dangerfield

"Ayrton Senna was an extraordinary racing driver. His skills, craft, subtlety and courage were of such magnitude that he dwarfed his generation of drivers." - Ron Dennis

"My wife had her drivers" test the other day. She got 8 out of 10. The other 2 guys jumped clear." - Rodney Dangerfield

"If it's OK to register cars and license drivers, why is it not OK to impose similar legal responsibilities on gun owners?" - Stephen King

"Any time you stand in line at the D.M.V. and look around, you're like, Oh, my God, I wish all these people were replaced by computer drivers." - Marc Andreessen

"There are easily accessible programs to help aging drivers maintain their skills, or recognize when they need to give up their cars." - Robert James Thomson

"The cars themselves are getting smarter and will be increasingly able to assist drivers - to the point where the cars will be completely automated." - Robert James Thomson

"She failed her drivers test. She couldn't get used to the front seat. It took her four lessons to learn to sit up." - Rodney Dangerfield

"We should make politicians dress like race car drivers - when they get money, make them wear the company logos on their suit." - Jay Leno

"As we drive down the freeways, we see the new cars, but not the massive new-car loans that enslave their drivers to the banks." - Gerry Spence

"Software substitution, whether it's for drivers or waiters or nurses - it's progressing. Technology over time will reduce demand for jobs, particularly at the lower end of skill set." - Bill Gates

"I have a lot of road rage. Mostly with the rickshaw and cab drivers trying to cut me; it's the traffic. Grrrr!" - Kajol

"The worst drivers are women in people carriers, men in white vans and anyone in a baseball cap. That's just about everyone." - Paul Ogrady

"One of those professional drivers hit one of those blockade barriers. It was the first car accident I have ever been in, so I was a little startled." - Matt Hasselbeck

"I looked out the window for other passengers in love with their drivers, but we were well disguised, we pretended boredom and prayed for traffic." - Miranda July

"Personally, I'm not interested in making device drivers look like user-level. They aren't, they shouldn't be, and microkernels are just stupid." - Linus Torvalds

"At Linfox we have zero tolerance. If any alcohol or drugs are found in any drivers' blood, they are instantly dismissed." - Lindsay Fox

"After the crash happened, I was so humiliated and embarrassed. I thought of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers, that they must hate me." - Tracey Gold

"Any time you stand in line at the D.M.V. and look around, you're like, Oh, my God, I wish all these people were replaced by computer drivers." - Marc Andreessen

"The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic background, is that we all believe we are above-average drivers." - Dave Barry

"If police officers routinely issue tickets for the most serious traffic offenses, they'll be treating drivers of all races, sexes, and ages equally." - Bill Dedman

"Unwanted honking not only irritates others, but may also end up causing accidents. Drivers lose cool and it may result in road rage." - Rahul Dravid

"The Daytona 500 is a career-winning race. It defines careers for drivers, crew members, crew chiefs and race teams. It has that power." - Jimmie Johnson

"Beside the brand-ambassador elements of the modern racing driver, the evolution of the athlete has mandated that as drivers, we are very committed to fitness." - Charlie Kimball

"Once, I took a taxi. I hate those limousines. They stink and their drivers have been driving dead people to the cemeteries." - Klaus Kinski

"It will be hard work. It's always hard work, and hard work from everybody within the team - technical director, mechanics, drivers, engineers - everyone in the team." - David Leslie

"Some of the best navigators in the world are London taxi cab drivers. They have to learn 25,000 streets and how to get from one to the other." - John Okeefe

"The most important impact on society and the world is the cell phone. Cell phones have actually been one of the primary drivers in productivity improvements." - Fabrice Grinda

"The worst drivers are women in people carriers, men in white vans and anyone in a baseball cap. That's just about everyone." - Paul O'Grady

"When two drivers curse each other on the road, and one of them happens to be a Jew, you can't define that as anti-Semitism." - Jean-Marie Le Pen

"My mother was independent. She had grown up in Dalton and Pittsfield, in western Massachusetts, and she was one of the first women drivers in that area." - Julia Child

"My least favorite thing about New York is probably the traffic. I hate it. The people are such aggressive drivers here, they're horrible." - Jack Reynor

"Was I involved in selling drivers licenses to people illegally? Hell no I wasn't. Would I have tolerated it? Hell no." - George Ryan

"New technologies are wreaking havoc on employment figures - from EZpasses ousting toll collectors to Google-controlled self-driving automobiles rendering taxicab drivers obsolete." - Douglas Rushkoff

"Some younger drivers didn't grow up seeing racing as being dangerous. They break their little finger, and they are surprised. It's like, 'Be happy it's only that.'" - Jacques Villeneuve

"Men may or may not be better drivers than women, but they seem to die more often trying to prove that they are." - Tom Vanderbilt

"Information technology has been one of the leading drivers of globalization, and it may also become one of its major victims." - Evgeny Morozov

"When two drivers curse each other on the road, and one of them happens to be a Jew, you can't define that as anti-Semitism." - Jeanmarie Le Pen

"Fast drivers can see no further than slow drivers, but they must look further down the road to time their reactions safely. Similarly, people with great projects afoot habitually look further and more clearly into the future than people who are mired in day-to-day concerns." - Robert Grudin



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