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I was very pushed to look a certain way and act a certain way, and it wasn't me, but I played by their rules to get my foot in the door.

Tags: Act, Door  ✍ Author: Christina Aguilera

There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.

Tags: Good  ✍ Author: Ansel Adams

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

Tags: Anywhere, Observed  ✍ Author: Marilyn Monroe

Rules are for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men.

Tags: Men, Wise  ✍ Author: Douglas Bader

I use the rules to frustrate the law. But I didn't set up the ground rules.

Tags: Ground, Law  ✍ Author: F. Lee Bailey

Imagination rules the world.

Tags: Imagination  ✍ Author: Napoleon Bonaparte

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.

Tags: Actor, Good  ✍ Author: John Cage

Don't talk to me about rules, dear. Wherever I stay I make the goddam rules.

Tags: Stay, Talk  ✍ Author: Maria Callas

Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy.

Tags: Computers, Old  ✍ Author: Joseph Campbell

Integrity has no need of rules.

Tags: Integrity  ✍ Author: Albert Camus

We have very specific rules about how we go to market with children, and I think they are very responsible.

Tags: Children, Market  ✍ Author: Jim Cantalupo

There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.

Tags: Clouds, Imagination  ✍ Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton

Civilization had too many rules for me, so I did my best to rewrite them.

Tags: Best, Rewrite  ✍ Author: Bill Cosby

You'll see it when you believe it.

Tags: Rather, Time  ✍ Author: Wayne Dyer

I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be.

Tags: Beauty, Patriotism  ✍ Author: Bob Dylan

'Grand Illusion' and 'Rules of the Game' are routinely included on lists of the greatest films, and deserve to be.

Tags: Game, Greatest  ✍ Author: Roger Ebert

If I do go to the beach there have to be certain rules: it can't be a pebbly beach, there has to be some shade and there has to be a beach bar. I don't want to go off the beaten track.

Tags: Beach, Off  ✍ Author: Billy Eckstine

When you talk about changing the rules, that takes time, and it always involves more than just a committee.

Tags: Talk, Time  ✍ Author: Al Edwards

As a whole, investors should welcome attempts to safeguard the integrity of markets. You need very clear rules applied to markets.

Tags: Integrity, Whole  ✍ Author: Mohamed El-Erian

There are those whose sole claim to profundity is the discovery of exceptions to the rules.

Tags: Discovery, Whose  ✍ Author: John Eldredge

It's not wise to violate rules until you know how to observe them.

Tags: Until, Wise  ✍ Author: T. S. Eliot

There are people who look at the rules and find ways to structure around them. The more complex the rules, the more opportunities.

Tags: Complex, Ways  ✍ Author: Andrew Fastow

When I was initially charged I still thought I was not guilty because I had followed the rules.

Tags: Guilty, Thought  ✍ Author: Andrew Fastow

We don't really like rules. We think, in some way, they are an infringement of liberty.

Tags: Liberty  ✍ Author: Julian Fellowes

Other than the laws of physics, rules have never really worked out for me.

Tags: Physics, Worked  ✍ Author: Craig Ferguson
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Too many countries that do not play by the free trade rules of the World Trade Organization - including, notably mercantilist China and monopolist Saudi Arabia - have been allowed in, to the detriment of both the WTO and the liberal trading environment it is supposed to sponsor.

Tags: Both, Free  ✍ Author: Frank Gaffney

There are few ironclad rules of diplomacy but to one there is no exception. When an official reports that talks were useful, it can safely be concluded that nothing was accomplished.

Tags: Few, Useful  ✍ Author: John Kenneth Galbraith

There's no rules. Show me the rule book.

Tags: Book, Show  ✍ Author: Liam Gallagher

Everybody has to look after their own economy and follow the rules.

Tags: After, Everybody  ✍ Author: Tarja Halonen

If there are rules and regulations, I can't help it, I want to break them.

Tags: Break, Help  ✍ Author: Ayumi Hamasaki

One of my rules is never explain. A writer is a lot like a magician, if you explain how the trick works then a lot of the magic turns mundane.

Tags: Magic, Writer  ✍ Author: Laurell K. Hamilton

See, there were certain rules I'd always used, and people like Trane, they would break those rules.

Tags: Break, Used  ✍ Author: Herbie Hancock

Rules and models destroy genius and art.

Tags: Art, Genius  ✍ Author: William Hazlitt

Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality.

Tags: Morality, Opinion  ✍ Author: William Hazlitt

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.

Tags: Fun, Miss  ✍ Author: Katharine Hepburn

Well, it is true that they did - the Pentagon did impose rules for governing the handling of the Koran in January of 2003, after there had been complaints about the handling of the Koran from detainees, from the International Red Cross.

Tags: After, True  ✍ Author: Shintaro Ishihara

To know the rules of the game, you have to be educated.

Tags: Educated, Game  ✍ Author: LL Cool J

At which point should we let go and do what we want to do, and when should we submit to rules? Coming to terms with our true natures and who we really are has always been a fascination to humans. I know it fascinates me.

Tags: Point, True  ✍ Author: Hugh Jackman

In the U.S., you have so many rules, everything's regulated and structured. When you make a mistake, you pay for it -a lot.

Tags: Mistake, Pay  ✍ Author: Jaromir Jagr

The best thing about Sci-Fi, which is my favorite genre, is that there are no rules for behavior. So you can do anything you want.

Tags: Behavior, Best  ✍ Author: Brion James

A little more movement of the defensive side of the ball, some rules that will be unnoticed, but a big rule will be allowing the jack linebacker to move out of the box sideline to sideline.

Tags: Big, Move  ✍ Author: Ron Jaworski

Where love rules, there is no will to power; and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.

Tags: Love, Power  ✍ Author: Carl Jung

Croquet is tough. People play for months because the rules are so bizarre. Those crazy English.

Tags: Crazy, Tough  ✍ Author: Jane Kaczmarek

I regard romantic comedies as a subgenre of sci-fi, in which the world operates according to different rules than my regular human world.

Tags: Human, Romantic  ✍ Author: Mindy Kaling

I am very proud to follow the rules of our company.

Tags: Company, Proud  ✍ Author: Ingvar Kamprad

Money changes all the iron rules into rubber bands.

Tags: Changes, Money  ✍ Author: Ryszard Kapuscinski

Chess helps you to concentrate, improve your logic. It teaches you to play by the rules and take responsibility for your actions, how to problem solve in an uncertain environment.

Tags: Logic, Problem  ✍ Author: John Kasich

I was a good kid. My parents laid rules out for me, and I followed them.

Tags: Good, Parents  ✍ Author: Heidi Klum

I had these recipes that say do this, do that. Who MAKES these rules?

Tags: Makes, Recipes  ✍ Author: Emeril Lagasse

Rule A: Don't. Rule A1: Rule A doesn't exist. Rule A2: Do not discuss the existence or non-existence of Rules A, A1 or A2.

Tags: Existence, Rule  ✍ Author: R. D. Laing

You are remembered for the rules you break.

Tags: Break, Remembered  ✍ Author: Douglas MacArthur

The fewer rules a coach has, the fewer rules there are for players to break.

Tags: Break, Sports  ✍ Author: John Madden

I just don't believe that when people are being unjustly oppressed that they should let someone else set rules for them by which they can come out from under that oppression.

Tags: Else, Someone  ✍ Author: Malcolm X

The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.

Tags: Head, Heart  ✍ Author: Mignon McLaughlin

When I was teaching at the University of Tehran we were struggling against the implementation of the revolution rules.

Tags: Against, Revolution  ✍ Author: Ralph Nader

In Trinidad, where as new arrivals we were a disadvantaged community, that excluding idea was a kind of protection; it enabled us - for the time being, and only for the time being - to live in our own way and according to our own rules, to live in our own fading India.

Tags: Idea, Time  ✍ Author: V. S. Naipaul

I played by the rules of politics as I found them.

Tags: Found, Politics  ✍ Author: Richard M. Nixon

In the 21st century, somebody or something has changed the rules about how our world works.

Tags: Somebody, Works  ✍ Author: Agnes Obel

Step outside the guidelines of the official umpires and make your own rules and your own reality.

Tags: Reality, Step  ✍ Author: Phil Ochs

I figure it's okay to make certain rules, whether or not people despise you for it at the time.

Tags: Time, Whether  ✍ Author: Will Oldham

The rules of Canadian engagement say that if we encounter a celebrity, we have to pretend we're not encountering a celebrity.

Tags: Celebrity, Pretend  ✍ Author: Kamla Persad-Bissessar

One of the absolute rules I learned in the war was, don't know anything you don't need to know, because if you ever get caught they will get it out of you.

Tags: Learned, War  ✍ Author: Abraham Pais

Our position in Europe is not negotiable. The Greek people will defend it by all means. But participation in the euro involves rules and obligations, which we must consistently meet. Greece belongs to Europe and Europe cannot be envisaged without Greece.

Tags: Cannot, Means  ✍ Author: Lucas Papademos

It's a courageous thing to do something that doesn't have rules or limits.

Tags: Courageous, Limits  ✍ Author: Vanessa Paradis

We have to be careful about creating more rules.

Tags: Careful, Creating  ✍ Author: Paul Parker

Without natural gifts technical rules are useless.

Tags: Natural, Useless  ✍ Author: Sean Quinn

In their rules there was only one clause: Do what you will.

Tags: Clause  ✍ Author: Lily Rabe

The principal rule of art is to please and to move. All the other rules were created to achieve this first one.

Tags: Art, Move  ✍ Author: Jean Racine

Seeking the good is not primarily about rules and commandments.

Tags: Good, Seeking  ✍ Author: Paula Radcliffe

But the Republic has its rules and it must not tolerate any abuse of them.

Tags: Abuse, Republic  ✍ Author: Jean-Pierre Raffarin

The month of Ramadan is the world's most widespread fast and yet its teachings are minimised, neglected and even betrayed (through literal application of rules that overlooks their ultimate objective).

Tags: Betrayed, Fast  ✍ Author: Tariq Ramadan

There are thin girls with infertility issues, normal sized girls with infertility issues and overweight girls with infertility issues. Unless your doctor tells you your weight is affecting you in some way... once the doctor rules it out, that's really not it.

Tags: Doctor, Once  ✍ Author: Giuliana Rancic

A style is the consequence of recurrent habits, restraints, or rules invented or inherited, written or overheard, intuitive or preconceived.

Tags: Style, Written  ✍ Author: Paul Rand

The United States Constitution has proved itself the most marvelously elastic compilation of rules of government ever written.

Tags: Government, United  ✍ Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt

Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are.

Tags: Principles, Sacred  ✍ Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt

For us, holding on to religious rules, and following them, and refraining from what's forbidden, and being diligent with our duties, what do we call that? That's what we call freedom.

Tags: Freedom, Religious  ✍ Author: Muqtada al Sadr

Jazz music should be inclusive. Smooth jazz to me rules out a certain kind of drama and a certain tension that I think all music needs. Especially jazz music, since improvising is one of the cornerstones of what jazz is. And when you smooth it out, you take all the drama out of it.

Tags: Music, Since  ✍ Author: David Sanborn

I've only had two rules: Do all you can and do it the best you can. It's the only way you ever get that feeling of accomplishing something.

Tags: Best, Feeling  ✍ Author: Colonel Sanders

The rules of suspense are that you do know, and you just don't know when. In the Hitchcock rules of suspense, you are supposed to know that there is a bomb on the bus that might blow up, and then it becomes very tense - but if you don't know that there's a bomb and it just blows up, then it's just a surprise.

Tags: Might, Surprise  ✍ Author: Gus Van Sant

I find it interesting, the different rules that apply to journalism and drama, even though journalism has become more and more about entertainment, and entertainment has become more and more about journalism.

Tags: Become, Though  ✍ Author: Gus Van Sant

Existence precedes and rules essence.

Tags: Essence, Existence  ✍ Author: Jean-Paul Sartre

The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.

Tags: Golden, Rule  ✍ Author: George Bernard Shaw

I don't see democracy getting better. I see democracy diminishing. More rules, more legislation. Eventually governments will see everything.

Tags: Democracy, Getting  ✍ Author: Taki Theodoracopulos

People who follow all the rules and chase every trend tend to get forgotten - they look great, but they're not as memorable.

Tags: Follow, Great  ✍ Author: Dita Von Teese

I want to remind people of a different kind of glamour, a different look, and breaking the rules of fashion. I wanna break the rules.

Tags: Break, Fashion  ✍ Author: Dita Von Teese

I try not to break the rules but merely to test their elasticity.

Tags: Break, Try  ✍ Author: Bill Veeck

There are no rules in fights with girls. Just hurting.

Tags: Fights, Hurting  ✍ Author: Suzanne Vega

I think it's the responsibility of a designer to try to break rules and barriers.

Tags: Break, Try  ✍ Author: Gianni Versace

Love begets love, love knows no rules, this is same for all.

Tags: Knows, Love  ✍ Author: Richard Virenque

I always say that it's about breaking the rules. But the secret of breaking rules in a way that works is understanding what the rules are in the first place.

Tags: Place, Secret  ✍ Author: Rick Wakeman

I will not attempt to deny the reasonableness and necessity of a party war; but in carrying on that war all principles and rules of justice should not be departed from.

Tags: Justice, War  ✍ Author: Robert Walpole

If any sort of error is inexcusable, it's an incorrect phone number. One of the cardinal rules of copy editing is that every phone number published must be checked.

Tags: Number, Phone  ✍ Author: Bill Walsh

Shakespeare showed me that once I understand the rules, I can break them.

Tags: Once, Understand  ✍ Author: Zoe Wanamaker

Rules are made for people who aren't willing to make up their own.

Tags: Willing  ✍ Author: Chuck Yeager

I didn't have any concept of age or authority. I remember realising, Oh, the world has rules and we don't.

Tags: Age, Remember  ✍ Author: Moon Unit Zappa

Breaking accepted rules does bring people together.

Tags: Bring, Together  ✍ Author: Theodore Zeldin

I have taught my students not to apply rules or mechanical ways of seeing.

Tags: Students, Ways  ✍ Author: Josef Albers

It is human nature that rules the world, not governments and regimes.

Tags: Human, Nature  ✍ Author: Svetlana Alliluyeva

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.

Tags: Player, Respect  ✍ Author: Sparky Anderson

TV and the press have always functioned according to the same sets of rules and technical standards. But the Internet is based on software. And anybody can write a new piece of software on the Internet that years later a billion people are using.

Tags: Anybody, Write  ✍ Author: Marc Andreessen

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