- But he derived a great deal of satisfaction from his studies. - "The House of a Thousand Candles", Meredith Nicholson.
- There is very little amusement to be derived from the situation. - "The Upton Letters", Arthur Christopher Benson.
- Scott promised to invite the Shepherd to Abbotsford during my visit, and I anticipated much gratification in meeting with him, from the account I had received of his character and manners, and the great pleasure I had derived from his works. - "Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey", Washington Irving.