Obey the rule quotes:

  • when you obey the rules, the rules obey you -- Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
  • When I obey a rule, I do not choose. I obey the rule blindly . -- Ludwig Wittgenstein
  • We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn't obey the rules. -- Alan Bennett
  • Although spoken English doesn't obey the rules of written language, a person who doesn't know the rules thoroughly is at a great disadvantage. -- Marilyn vos Savant
  • Every game has rules. Obey the rules, win the game; disobey the rule, lose it! The game of life has loser and winners. Play fairly and win! -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • Larine had a bright future ahead of her, but she had to learn to obey the rules before she could begin learning which could be broken and when. -- Robert Jordan
  • 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
  • The only thing I believe is this: A player does not have to like a manager and he does not have to respect a manager. All he has to do is obey the rules. -- Sparky Anderson
  • Long live Germany. Long live Austria. Long live Argentina. These are the countries with which I have been most closely associated and I shall not forget them. I had to obey the rules of war and my flag. I am ready. -- Adolf Eichmann
  • I think the fascination with zombies is that they don't obey the rules of monsters. The first rule of monsters is that you have to go find them. You have to make a conscious choice to go to the swamp or the desert or the abandoned summer camp. -- Max Brooks
  • If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun. -- Katharine Hepburn
  • Some people believe that fairness comes with obeying the rules. I'm one of those people. -- Al Green
  • Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law. Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature. -- Albert Camus
  • An Army is a collection of armed men obliged to obey one man. Every change in the rules which impairs the principle weakens the army. -- William Tecumseh Sherman
  • I try to live the moment and not obey laws, rules, conventions, or norms; to react to a sensation, a feeling, or an emotion. You can't program emotion. -- Anne Parillaud
  • Christians - at least Christians in a liberal democracy - have accepted, after Thomas Hobbes, that they must obey the secular rule of law; that there must be a separation of church and state. -- Ayaan Hirsi Ali
  • The big rule is that you must never get mixed up with a married man - never even look sideways at another woman's fella. Boy, I really was terrific at obeying that rule, wasn't I? -- Lauren Bacall
  • Therefore, a person should first be changed by a teacher's instructions, and guided by principles of ritual. Only then can he observe the rules of courtesy and humility, obey the conventions and rules of society, and achieve order. -- Xun Zi
  • There is all the difference in the world between departure from recognised rules by one who has learned to obey them, and neglect of them through want of training or want of skill or want of understanding. Before you can be eccentric you must know where the circle is. -- Ellen Terry
  • I was who I was in high school in accordance with the rules of conduct for a normal person, like obeying your mom and dad. Then I got out of high school and moved out of the house, and I just started, for lack of a better term, running free. -- Iggy Pop
  • The Dalmatian tribes and the Pannonians, at least of the region of the Save, for a short time obeyed the Roman governors; but they bore the new rule with an ever increasing grudge, above all on account of the taxes, to which they were unaccustomed, and which were relentlessly exacted. -- Theodor Mommsen
  • How much energy is wasted in Italy in trying to write the novel that obeys all the rules. The energy might have been useful to provide us with more modest, more genuine things, that had less pretensions: short stories, memoirs, notes, testimonials, or at any rate, books that are open, without a preconceived plan. -- Italo Calvino
  • The first rule of world-building is available physics, which basically means that if you want it to feel real, it has to follow the same rules as this world, from gravity to how human behaviour works. If you have a fantasy element that doesn't obey the laws of physics, make sure that it has a fantasy explanation. -- Trudi Canavan
  • On the whole, the experience that the activity of the soul obeys the law of least resistance has been verified even in regard to women's social morals. As a rule, these have been focused on the family and on charity - among other reasons, because woman's sense of duty seldom finds means of expression in other directions. -- Ellen Key
  • It is much safer to obey than to rule. -- Thomas a Kempis
  • Let them obey that knows not how to rule. -- William Shakespeare
  • No man doth safely rule, but he that hath learned gladly to obey. -- Thomas a Kempis
  • It is a far greater happiness to obey no one than to rule the whole world. -- Christina, Queen of Sweden
  • Women are perfectly well aware that the more they seem to obey the more they rule. -- Jules Michelet
  • Better the rule of One, whom all obey, than to let clamorous demagogues betray our freedom with the kiss of anarchy. -- Oscar Wilde
  • Litigants obey the verdict of a tribunal solely on the premise that there is an objective rule of conduct, which they both accept. -- Ayn Rand
  • If you really want succeed in what you do, obey this rule;... Wake up very early, go to bed lately... Occupy your time usefully! -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • Obey every rule that will enhance your trust in God for greater work! Break every law that might cause a tear in your relationship with Him against your destiny! -- Israelmore Ayivor