Quotation Explorer - 'Rules'

Hell, there are no rules here-- we're trying to accomplish something. - Thomas A. Edison
Business is a good game - lots of competition and a minimum of rules. You keep score with money.
Rules are just helpful guidelines for stupid people who can't make up their own minds. - Seth Hoffman
I have two rules I follow religiously:#1. Don't sweat the small stuff.#2. It's all small stuff. - R. Rose
Rules such as "Write what you know," and "Show, don't tell," while doubtlessly grounded in good sense, can be ignored with impunity by any novelist nimble enough to get away with it. There is, in fact, only one rule in writing fiction: Whatever works, works. - Tom Robbins
Rules of taste enforce structures of power. - Susan Sontag
There are three rules for writing the novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are. - W. Somerset Maugham
5 rules to live a happier life: 1) Love yourself. 2) Do good. 3) Always forgive. 4) Harm no one. 5) Be positive. - Ziad K. Abdelnour
Bias rules our minds and causes us to overlook the obvious. From 'Fillossofee: Messages From a Grandfather', by - Robert Gately
I repeat that sin, man's self-violation par excellence, was invented purely inorder to make science, culture, and every elevation and ennobling of man impossible; the priest rules by the invention of sin. - Friedrich Nietzsche
when you obey the rules, the rules obey you - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The golden rule is that there are no golden rules. - George Bernard Shaw
Three simple rules in life: If you do not go after what you want, you'll never have it. If you do not ask, the answer will always be no. If you do not step forward, you will always be in the same place. - Anonymous
... the Wisdom of God ... rules all things, because it is infinitely more powerful and more loving and, above all, more merciful than ours. - Father Jacques Philippe
Falling in love, making love, having baby, if all sprinkled with the love, you will know how to be a man; how give love and how to receive it. Taham said. You learn the rules of love so you can love people, love yourself and reach the true love without austerity.from "Goddess of Passion", book one - F.J. Namini
One must learn the rules so one can break them properly. - A.D. Posey
I had artistic classical training, and when you learn the classics for so many years, you might gain audacity, power and confidence to subvert everything. I am like the originals buffoons. I love the rules because I can break them. - Nuno Roque
There are two great rules of life, the one general and the other particular. The first is that everyone can in the end, get what he wants, if he only tries. That is the general rule. The particular rule is that every individual is, more or less, an exception to the rule. - Samuel Butler
It's a good idea to obey all the rules when you're young just so you'll have the strength to break them when you're old. - Mark Twain
Don't play any game if you don't understand the rules no matter how nice winners trophy looks like - Sonja Smolec
People suicide because of the board rules, they don't like it. So people suicide, they don't see any other out of this place! - Deyth Banger
We seem to believe it is possible to ward off death by following rules of good grooming. - Don Delillo
Above all things you've got to be yourself, and if some rule or guideline excludes you because of who you are, then you are obligated to change the rules.
The only strategy to protect and preserve a nation is to establish the golden rules and principles of the Kingdom of God in the society. - Sunday Adelaja
Instead of writing my rules, I followed his. And that’s when I knew it all went wrong. - Dominic Riccitello
There is one and only one social responsibility of business–to use it resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud - Milton Friedman
Life is too short to be complicated by rules, live it big - Yatin Patel
Fate rules the affairs of mankind with no recognizable order. - Seneca
Any nation that wishes to enjoy the fruits of development and civilization, must follow the golden rules of this scripture as a national policy and culture. - Sunday Adelaja
There are two rules for sucess:1. Never tell everything you know. - Roger H. Lincoln
Don't name our stupidity, ignorance, stupid rules and lack of skills DESTINY! - Maliheh Sadat Razavi
By the deficits we may know the talents, by the exceptions we may know the rules, by studying patholgoy we may construct a model of health. - Laurence Miller
Rich or poor, money rules with an iron fist. - Gary Hopkins
Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible -- the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family. - Virgina Satir
I fear liars, and I fear tricksters, and worst I fear the bitter truth. And so I rule my country well. Because only fear rules men. Nothing else works. Nothing else lasts long enough. - Ursula K. Le Guin
There are two rules for success: 1) Never tell everything you know.
The irony of rule followers is they often quote a lot of people that do not follow as many rules as they do. - Shannon L. Alder
Faithfully, Calvi was following the rules to the letter. He knew one thing: Whatever was in that document had caused the death of the leader of the Catholic Church. Who’d be next? - Peter J. Tanous
No one rules if no one obeys - David Icke
There is NO way you're living out your purpose if you're conforming to the rules. There is NO way you'll fulfill your destiny if you're trapped in the dogma of what other people think. - Catrice M. Jackson
Slavery is impossible without the consent of the slave. Fear imprisons the mind, Faith. You either accept this prison by following the rules made by others. Or you break free, by making your own. - Christofer Emgard
Existence precedes and rules essence. - Jean-Paul Sartre
I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. - Robert A. Heinlein
Every English poet should master the rules of grammar before he attempts to bend or break them. - Robert Graves
What power has law where only money rules? - Petronius Arbiter
The hell with the rules. If it sounds right, then it is. - Eddie Van Halen
Imagination rules the world.
Enlightenment is the Goal - Love is the Game - Taking steps are the rules! - - Allan Rufus
Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist. - Pablo Picasso
Truth should be the very breath of our life. When once this state in the pilgrim's progress is reached, all other rules of correct living will come without any effort, and obedience to them will be instinctive. - Mahatma Gandhi
Play by the rules, but be ferocious. - Phil Knight
If government played by the same rules as the rest of us, it would cease to be government. - Sheldon Richman
Insurances are like very expensive flat rates, except that you have to live by their rules in hope to get back a small share of your money. - L.H.
People should not confuse opinions and rules with egocentric interests. - Duop Chak Wuol
FREEDOM IS WHERE I AM NOT A PRISONER CARRYING A BAGGAGE OF OTHERS RULES. - merlin8thomas
Every Republican's voted for it. Look at what they value and look at their budget and what they're proposing. Romney wants to let the - he said in the first 100 days he's going to let the big banks once again write their own rules - unchain Wall Street. They're gonna put y'all back in chains. - Joe Biden
I’m going to break one of the rules of the trade here. I’m going to tell you some of the secrets of improvisation. Just remember—it’s always a good idea to follow the directions exactly the first time you try a recipe. But from then on, you’re on your own. - James Beard
Like love, the light or guidance of truth that influences us exists only in living form, not in principles or rules or expectations or advice, however widely circulated - Alan W. Watts
She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water. - Roman Payne
Five rules to follow to be a great leader: 1. Be curious. 2. Serve others. 3. Be purpose oriented. 4. Be adaptive. 5. Be positive. - Debasish Mridha
Those who say Rules are meant to be broken. are saying this by following rules of English language. - Aishwarya Shiva Pareek
I don’t believe he deserves the thousands of poems I’ve written about him, but life doesn’t follow rules. We do things for people who don’t necessarily deserve it. But we liked it, we loved it and fell in love enough to write about it. - Dominic Riccitello
We all do stuff we think is right. Irrespective rules, drama or money. - Sarvesh Jain
When you've already broken the rules of the universe, fear becomes only a feeling of disconnection, distant. - Jonas Samuelle
I realized that all my life, my values were based upon typical middle-class American values: hard work, doing good, living well, owning things, following the rules & being the best I can be... but God clearly says, "those are not MY values. I value justice, mercy & humility. - John Green
question the status quo; rebuke the existing rules, though it may be at the discomfort of the masses. They may however come to a later realization that it was really worth it and you may now have the status quo - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.We must be willing to get rid of the life we planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.I have bought this wonderful machine a computer ... it seems to me to be an Old Testament god, with a lot of rules and no mercy. - Joseph Campbell
I don't like to think of laws as rules you have to follow, but more as suggestions. - George Carlin
For a peaceful world, the golden rules to live by are mutual understanding, respect, tolerance, forgiveness, and love. - Debasish Mridha
Learn the rules. And play by the rules. - Lailah Gifty Akita
In the land of the ostriches, the blind are king. When politicians bury their head in the sand, ignorance rules the country. ( "High noon." ) - Erik Pevernagie
So write your story as it needs to be written. Write it honestly, and tell it as best you can. I'm not sure that there are any other rules. Not ones that matter. - Neil Gaiman
I am unique...I play by a different set of rules; I am not intimidated by anything. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be. - Bob Dylan
I write in a fantasy world so I can make up my own rules and can change facts when I want to. It's all about having control. - C.S. Woolley
Hell, there are no rules here--we're trying to accomplish something. - Thomas A. Edison
Madame Kovarian: The anger of a good man is not a problem. Good men have too many rules.The Doctor: Good men don't need rules. Today is not the day to find out why I have so many. - Steven Moffat
To rule your mind, mind your rules. - R.N. Prasher
Up here on the Ice each of us is singular, isolate, I as cut off from those like me, from my society, and its rules, as he from his. - Ursula K. Le Guin
Philosophy is a game with objectives and no rules. Mathematics is a game with rules and no objectives. - Anonymous
Life is eternal game, there are no rules. Indulge yourself. - Osh Marty
It is important for all of us to understand that free people are not governed by rules. Here at Hillsdale we are governed by goals, and then the rules are very broad. - Larry P. Arnn
. . . An army cannot be run according to rules of etiquette. - Samuel B. Griffith
To find out who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize. - Kevin Alfred Strom
Everything is perfect. Everything is fine. The rules of life are made up. The rules only exist in your mind.Of course there may be courtesies And closures and laws to abide,But the zeal with which you play Relies on where YOU draw the line - Jason Mraz
Often we don't notice the stringent rules to which our culture subjects us. - Sara Sheridan
I have been known to think outside of all rules. Even my own. - Ashly Lorenzana
Following the rules only takes you so far, sooner or later you have to forget them and play by your heart. - G.J. Walker-Smith
One of the best rules in conversation is, never to say a thing which any of the company can reasonably wish had been left unsaid. - Jonathan Swift
Conformity rules society not wisdom or simplicity. - Debasish Mridha
Go inside you, feel the silence, use the eternal now that rules the past and the future. - Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel
You can’t build rich lives simply by reading sermons or following abstract rules. Example is the best teacher. Moral improvement occurs most reliably when the heart is warmed, - David Brooks
Following all the rules leaves a completed checklist. Following your heart achieves a completed you. - Ray A. Davis
Follow the rules or don't follow them: whatever you wish. - Marty Rubin
By these things examine thyself. By whose rules am I acting; in whose name; in whose strength; in whose glory? What faith, humility, self-denial, and love of God and to man have there been in all my actions? - Jackie Mason
The scientific method is nothing more than a system of rules to keep us from lying to each other. - Ken Norris
Was I a dreamer, looking for an elusive happiness that real life could never deliver? Or were we meant to know the rapture of being alive, even at the cost of breaking the rules? - Elizabeth Lesser
Learn the rules of the game and become a better player. - Lailah Gifty Akita
It's perfectly normal that extraordinary things happen to me. I'm an exceptional person. Oh, don't think I'm boasting. I mean to say that, unfortunately, I'm exceptional and that, unfortunately, I can't live by the rules. I must make my own. - Cocteau
Spiritual": religion without any rules. All the comfort of fictitious friends with none of their demands. - Stefan Molyneux
We have come to a point in time where using common sense, speaking factual truths and asking honest questions have been deemed radical behavior. While in turn, manipulation, thoughtlessness and dishonesty is often rewarded and rules the day. - Gary Hopkins
Things just are the way they are... However, NOWHERE in ANY law, dogma, or rules is it mandated -be it sanctioned, decreed, or wrought by divine imposition- that ANY OF IT HAS TO BE THIS WAY! - Rythmic Karma
One of the golden rules of success is to treat everything like a competition. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
One wonders what would happen in a society where there were no rules to break. Doubtlessly everyone would quickly die of boredom. - Susan Howatch
According to the rules of comedy, your suffering will be funny after an undetermined length of time. Maybe not while you're having your gangrenous leg sawed off, watching your home burn down or learning how to be intimate with your cellmate, but, in the big scheme of things, soon. - Chuck Lorre
Sometimes we have to step out of our comfort zones. We have to break the rules. And we have to discover the sensuality of fear. We need to face it, challenge it, dance with it. - Kyra Davis
Consciousness is very personal like happiness, sadness, or awareness. You can only feel it and you cannot see it. It does not follow any quantum rules. It has no weight or dimension and does not occupy any space. Consciousness has no beginning and no end. - Debasish Mridha
Rules too soft are seldomly followed; rules too harsh are seldomly executed. - Benjamin Franklin
There is two rules to win your battle,Fight smart & fight alone - Mohammed Sekouty
The general will rules in society as the private will governs each separate individual. - Maximilien Robespierre
I don't think it really matters whether parents are strict or lenient, as long as they're consistent. Kids can live with more or less any set of rules so long as they know what they are. It's arbitrary tyranny that gets them mixed up. - Ken Follett
I head a bitterness that hadn't been there before. Something was changing inside him. He'd had enough of following the rules. - Alice Hoffman
To create new rules, use the power of love, courage, and kindness to break the rules. - Debasish Mridha
Only children simply accept the fact that their parents have the right to make choices for them. Even disobedient children never question the fact that their parents have that right. They may choose to flout the rules, but they don't question their parents' right to make those rules. - The Mirror of Maybe
The negativity fuel and the winner rules - Hisham Fawzi
We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn't obey the rules. - Alan Bennett
Fine art is the discipline of breaking rules. - M.B. Dallocchio
He is a benefactor of mankind who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and so recur habitually to the mind. - Samuel Johnson
Love rules the court, the camp, the grove, and men below, and the saints above, for love is heaven, and heaven is love. - Walter Scott
I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if behind them they didn't have a little bit of plain ordinary everyday kindness, and a little looking out for the other fellow, too. - Sidney Buchman
There is one and only one social responsibility of business-to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud. - Milton Friedman
Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art. - Claude Debussy
I think genre rules should be porous, if not nonexistent. - Kazuo Ishiguro
¨Someday, I'm going to have to break some of your rules, Mom.¨¨I know,¨ she said. ¨Try to do it behind my back, will you?¨¨You can bet on that, Mom.¨We both sat there and laughed. - Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Habit rules the unreflecting herd. - William Wordsworth
The best rules to form a young man, are, to talk little, to hear much, to reflect alone upon what has passed in company, to distrust one's own opinions, and value others that deserve it.
We recognize authority based on whether we feel we could attain authority by the rules by which the authority was obtained. - Clifford Cohen
One of the Great Rules of Economics According to If you are rich, you have to be an idiot not to stay rich. And if you are poor, you have to be really smart to get rich. - John Green
It is not the hand that rocks the cradle that rules the world; it is the woman that holds the keys to the kingdom. - Shannon L. Alder
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game and do it by watching first some high-school or small-town teams - Jacques Barzun
Right from the beginning, we were born into a world where the ego rules, but when we came to God and received the new birth, we entered a world where love rules - Sunday Adelaja
Where love rules, there is no will to power, and where power predominates, love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other. - Carl Jung
It's not enough to create magic. You have to create a price for magic, too. You have to create rules. - Eric A. Burns
Knowledge is a deadly friend when no-one sets the rules. The fate of all mankind, I see, is in the hands of fools.
The nature of your outcome or problem in large part depends upon you. Results are what you get when you follow the rules. Consequences are the results of negative choices. Your thoughts become your actions. Your thoughts should be focused on what you desire. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
The rules of life are nothing that cannot be fixed. - Shannon A. Thompson
If the truth is Impermissible, then we'll eventually be breaking all the rules. - Aireen C. Pontillo
Yes, rules are made to be broken -- but ONLY if you have a damn good reason for doing it. - Kevin Hosey
Immortals are constrained by ancient rules. But a hero can go anywhere, challenge anyone, as long as he has the nerve.-Chiron - Rick Riordan
World is full of lost lives, full of unfortunate souls ruined in the name of unreasonable religious rules! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Is there plenty of celebration in your life? How about your spiritual life? Is it an exercise in following rules and practices? Or does it look more like a joyous celebration? - Steve Goodier
To consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravitation before going for a walk. - Edward Weston
There are no rules. That is how art is born. - Helen Frankenthaler
Part of her revolted against the insanity of the rules. Part of her was grateful. In a world of chaos, any guidelines helped. And she knew that each day she remained alive, she remained alive. One plus one plus one. The Devil's arithmetic... - Jane Yolen
I know grammar by ear only, not by note, not by the rules. - Mark Twain
If I had some of Jesus' tools, I'd build a big house that has no rules. And a bed that's big enough for 13 babies, and me & Miss Olivia Brown. - Kevin Dalton
If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. - Katherine Hepburn
A civilized society is formed when every individual in that society are bound to obey the rules and regulation which is for the benefit of their own society. - Santosh Kalwar
Learn rules carefully so you can break them properly - Anonymous
Geniuses and supergeniuses always make their own rules about sex as on everything else; they do not accept the monkey customs of their lessers. - Robert A. Heinlein
You know, the one with all the well meaning rules that don't work out in real life, uh, Christianity. - Matt Groening
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule. Nevertheless one had better know the rules, for they sometimes guide in doubtful cases, though not often. - Samuel Butler
Dare to Explore. Dare to Dream. Dare to Discover. Dare to break the rules. Dear to Leave. Dare to Begin. Dare to Live. Dear to Love. Dare to be You. - Oksana Rus
When you are imprisoned by the rules of conformity, it tames your imaginative capacity and steals your free thinking abilities. - Debasish Mridha
At every age we play the same game, just by different rules. - Mohammed Khambaty
The people reign over the American political world as God rules over the universe. It is the cause and the end of all things; everything rises out of it and is absorbed back into it. - Alexis De Tocqueville
Take your time.Stay away from the easy going.Never take the same way twice.Gunny Arndt's rules for successful reconnaissance; Guadalcanal 1942 - GYSGT Charles C. Arndt
Part of what psychedelics do is they decondition you from cultural values. This is what makes it such a political hot potato. Since all culture is a kind of con game, the most dangerous candy you can hand out is one which causes people to start questioning the rules of the game. - Terence McKenna
For god sake to live in awesome,cool place you should have rules in your right hand and on the left hand you should have a program which can run based on this rules. - Deyth Banger
In my imagination, the Editor meditated in a mountain-cave, espoused the rules of grammar, and frowned upon speculative fiction. - Josh Malerman
The day you give priority to bogus ethics over human reactions, you become a loser. Human reactions are priceless. Rules should never, ever stifle emotions. Tennis is a very human game facing a great danger that it will be strangulated in a cat's cradle of unnecessary or inhumane rules. - Ted Tinling
Sometimes your belief system is really your fears attached to rules. - Shannon L. Alder
Netiquette starts at home. Family values are a good frame of reference for netiquette rules. NetworkEtiquette.net - David Chiles
If everyone followed the rules, we wouldn't be human...And I'd choose that than being a Robot over any day. - Jet Raymond Hodgkin
Man does not know most of the rules on which he acts; and even what we call his intelligence is largely a system of rules which operate on him but which he does not know. - Friedrich Hayek
When you're young, faith is often a matter of rules. What you should do and shouldn't do, that kind of thing. But as you get older, you realize that faith is really a matter of relationship - with God, with the people around you, with the members of your community. - Rhoda Janzen
Follow the rules until you make them. - Luke Green
The rules have changed. True power is held by the person who possesses the largest bookshelf, not gun cabinet or wallet.
It is much easier to break the rules when one s surrounded by strangers. One does not know any of them, so one cannot really care for their opinion. - Monica Fairview
The world keeps happening, in accordance with its rules; it's up to us to make sense of it and give it value. - Sean Carroll
Liberty is only possible on the condition of regularity. We cannot be free and play the game of life without abiding to the rules, but the rules have to be adapted constantly in line with our experiences and the events we encounter. ( If he doesn't play ball ) - Erik Pevernagie
There are things people don’t understand. And they do what they want. There are rules that are not meant to be broken. - Aishwarya Shiva Pareek
No rules for the rulers is tyranny for the subjects. Freedom for politicians is enslavement for citizens. - Stefan Molyneux
We don't like security rules and laws, but without them men will be animals, perhaps the most dangerous animals. - Amit Kalantri
If You Want To Play With Me, Let's Play.But Remember One Thing There is No Rules in This Game! - Stephenie Meyer
Works of art create their own rules. - Marty Rubin
The only rules he wanted to remember were "never kiss a girl whose brothers have knife scars" and "never gamble without knowning a back way out - Robert Jordan
There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds. - G.K. Chesterton
Rules are for people who don't know how to get around them.
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for the character to be established. - Confucius
Transparency means to dedicate our thoughts and efforts to non privacy rules and not to defend negative intelligence ideas or surveillance programs. - Auliq Ice
Life is just like a game,First you have to learn rules of the game,And then play it better then any one else. - Albert Einstein
Discovering passion and purpose requires figuring out what works and what doesn't. Mature, successful people establish their on rules. These rules are measured by only one standard: do they work? - Robert A. Glover
The only rules comedy can tolerate are those of taste, and the only limitations those of libel. - James Thurber
Fantasy is totally wide open; all you really have to do is follow the rules you've set. But if you're writing about science, you have to first learn what you're writing about. - Octavia E. Butler
...So to be fast to don't be long and to try to be short... If you want to play the best game, create it - make the rules, make what they will do... That's how I do it. I make people to play my games and then often loooose! - Deyth Banger
In this world no one rules by love; if you are but amiable, you are no hero; to be powerful, you must be strong, and to have dominion you must have a genius for organizing. - John Henry Cardinal Newman
Love is the ultimate outlaw. It just won't adhere to any rules. The most any of us can do is sign on as its accomplice. Instead of vowing to honor and obey, maybe we should swear to aid and abet. - Tom Robbins
If you follow all the rules, you miss all the fun. - Katherine Hepburn
Conformity is the biggest enemy of progress. Break those limiting social rules. - Debasish Mridha
I before E except after C. Weird?By rebelling against the rules the word itself denotes its very meaning: of strange or extraordinary character, odd, fantastic.I think all writers are weird. - Day Parker
Despise no new accident in your body, but ask opinion of it… There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic. A man’s observation, what he finds good and of what he finds hurt of, is the best physic to preserve health. - Francis Bacon
The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime. - Mignon McLaughlin
In the shimmering ignorance of illiteracy of compassion and faith the stoic desire of loving without temporal gains rules the hearts and minds in deeds and care - meenakshi ahlawat
Measures are too often decided, not accord­ing to the rules of justice and the rights of the minor party, but by the superior force of an interested and overbearing majority. - James Madison, the tenth Federalist Paper
They say women have no conscience about laws, don't they?" Mrs MacAvelly suggested. "Why should we?" answered her friend. "We don't make 'em– nor God– nor nature. Why on earth should we respect a set of silly rules made by some men one day and changed by some more the next? - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Habits are safer than rules; you don't have to watch them. And you don't have to keep them either. They keep you. - Frank Crane
Bend the rules only if you have learned them; break the rules only if you have mastered them. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There’s something about being naïve. Really interesting things come because you don’t know what the rules are, what you can and can’t do. - Steve Buscemi
Even though God rules in the affairs of men, yet the earth is not God’s jurisdiction. - Sunday Adelaja
Crime isn't that complicated. People steal because taking something gives them something. If they're not in it for the money, they're in it for the control. The act of taking, breaking the rules, makes them feel powerful. They're in it for the sheer defiance. - V.E. Schwab
The hand that rules the press, the radio, the screen and the far-spread magazine, rules the country.
A relationship run by rules, instead of love is a relationship that is on the road to failure. - Shannon L. Alder
A baby is born like a bird ready to soar from the mother’s lap. The nets of societal rules and regulations puts him in a cage from which he can never escape to create his own new world. - Debasish Mridha
There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are. - W. Somerset Maugham
[L]anguage functions best when we mediate between the descriptive and prescriptive influences, changing the rules to better suit some things, but sticking to them for others. - John Wiswell
Beware! Balance rules the cosmos. It is not concerned with good or bad. You can be struck by misfortune and be buried in grief if that is what it takes to restore the imbalance you have wrought unto the world. - Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
Dignity is the only one thing I have chosen over rules and benefits of slavery. I am not perfect because I chose to be myself; a human and this is the simplest form of dignity. - Rola Mahmoud
Human Nature is not a problem that can be fixed by rules and regulations. All solutions to the existing problems must be based on how people behave, not on how we think they should behave. - Kirk Chisholm
Integrity has no need of rules. - Albert Camus
If the ego rules you then the love fails you. - Akash B Chandran
To me, the most important rules in life are:1. Never trust people you love.2. Never trust people you don't love.3. Never trust people at all. - Girl234
from 1960-2015 Nigerians live under the rules of those who are above the law, but from 2015 we hope for a little change, and if there is no change in 2015, only God knows what will happened. - Hamzatribah
There are no rules to creativity. - Laura Jaworski
A classic is classic not because it conforms to certain structural rules, or fits certain definitions (of which its author had quite probably never heard). It is classic because of a certain eternal and irrepressible freshness. - Edith Wharton
If you obey all of the rules, you miss all of the fun. - Katherine Hepburn
The more laws and restrictions there are,The poorer people become....The more rules and regulations,The more thieves and robbers. - Lao Tzu
He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires, and fears is more than a king. - John Milton
Sick is a relative concept. We’re all sick. The question is, what degree of functionality do we have with respect to the rules society sets for desirable behavior? No actions are in themselves symptoms of sickness. You have to look at the context within which these actions are performed. - Jo Nesbø
I don't know the rules of grammar. If you're trying to persuade people to do something, or buy something, it seems to me you should use their language. - David Ogilvy
I have a tendency to break rules and shake things up. I would say that with me people never know what is real and what is fiction. And I like that because reality is relative. - Nuno Roque
Netiquette: The social code of network communication. Internet code of conduct based on the Golden Rule. Ethical philosophy of common rules. - David Chiles
Number rules the universe. - Pythagoras
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