Obey the rules quotes:

  • when you obey the rules, the rules obey you -- Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
  • Learn and obey the rules very well so you will know how to break them properly. -- Dalai Lama
  • We started off trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn't obey the rules. -- Alan Bennett
  • One thing you should know about me is I never play to lose, Always aim high and rarely obey the rules. -- J. Cole
  • 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
  • When I arrived the players were talented, but did not obey the rules... Once they understood what they needed to, they could express themselves. -- Otto Rehhagel
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun. -- Katharine Hepburn
  • Laws are not masters but servants, and he rules them who obey them. -- Henry Ward Beecher
  • Anxious, inexperienced writers obey rules. Rebellious, unschooled writers break rules. Artists master the form. -- Robert McKee
  • If security guards aren't allowed to carry guns, I don't have to obey their made up rules. -- Daniel Tosh
  • I respect orders but I respect myself too and I do not obey foolish rules made especially to humiliate me. -- Jean-Paul Sartre
  • I make myself strict rules in order to correct my nature. But it is my nature that i finally obey. -- Albert Camus
  • In reading and writing, you cannot lay down rules until you have learnt to obey them. Much more so in life. -- Marcus Aurelius
  • We've got to have rules and obey them. After all, we're not savages. We're English, and the English are best at everything. -- William Golding
  • It is 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
  • Neither in writing nor in reading wilt thou be able to lay down rules for others before thou shalt have first learned to obey rules thyself. -- Marcus Aurelius
  • Three rules to obey!1. Don't be over-impressed by your past glories! 2. Don't be scared by your future stories!3. Be hopeful to get out of today's miseries! -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • 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
  • Tennessee Williams recognized that great theater begins with great talkers, and that great talkers obey two rules: they never sound like anyone else and they never say anything directly. -- Edmund White