Rules - Quotes


The rules of life aren`t always clear. Some rules are unwritten. And just when we think we have a handle on the rules something comes along. Things ain`t never gonna be the same.

Grey`s Anatomy (movie)

Meaning can be found outside of religion, and seeking one`s own meaning in life can be far more fulfilling than following the rules of an outside religious authority.

Armin Navabi

Bottomless wonders spring from simple rules, repeated without end.

Benoit Mandelbrot

There are no rules when it comes to being yourself. You`re unlimited as long as you don`t limit yourself.

Lisa Cimorelli

To be a good actor you have to be something like a criminal, to be willing to break the rules to strive for something new.

Nicolas Cage


There are a few rules I know to be true about love and marriage: If you don`t respect the other person, you`re gonna have a lot of trouble. If you don`t know how to compromise, you`re gonna have a lot of trouble. If you can`t talk openly about what goes on between you, you`re gonna have a lot of trouble. And if you don`t have a common set of values in life, you`re gonna have a lot of trouble. Your values must be alike.

Morrie Schwartz

I think prime numbers are like life. They are very logical but you could never work out the rules, even if you spent all your time thinking about them.

Mark Haddon

Mathematics is a game played according to certain rules with meaningless marks on paper.

David Hilbert

It is impossible to be a maverick or a true original if you're too well behaved and don't want to break the rules. You have to think outside the box. That's what I believe. After all, what is the point of being on this earth if all you want to do is be liked by everyone and avoid trouble?

Arnold Schwarzenegger

If you ignore the rules people will, half the time, quietly rewrite them so that they don`t apply to you.

Terry Pratchett


If I`d observed all the rules I`d never have got anywhere.

Marilyn Monroe


We (...) trying to set up a small anarchist community, but people wouldn`t obey the rules.

Alan Bennett

I lived with this computer for a couple of months, and then I recognized the god. It was Yahweh of the Old Testament: a lot of rules and no mercy!

Joseph Campbell

Imagination rules the world.

Napoleon Bonaparte

If the soul`s actions are not controlled by rules, that can only mean the soul acts randomly. On the other hand, where is free will located? If your soul is guided by rules, which in turn guide you, then you have no free will. You are programmed. There is no in between; your life is either random or predetermined.

Scott Adams


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