The rules are there for a reason.
No one will play the game if the rules only apply to one team. 2.
Everyone has to believe there are rules and that they apply to everyone.
"Rules," he reminded her and entered the chamber.
She recognized this trait and would accept rules she herself would never be able to make.
What distinguished them from others was the absence of host or hostess and the presence of the good-natured Iogel, flying about like a feather and bowing according to the rules of his art, as he collected the tickets from all his visitors.
He was impressed that I had done so much on my own time and without breaking any rules - so impressed that he got me limited security access to do more sleuthing.
Besides, house rules protected him from that sort of thing.
She hated his rules, but she wasn't fighting him.
"Look," Dean said, "I don't want to violate any rules, but this little girl was in our care up until a couple of days ago and we're very interested in her welfare.
Those rules are very few.
He followed all the rules in the Code, but he couldn't help thinking he was doing something …wrong.
I.m not bound by those rules of his.
I had a French grammar in raised print, and as I already knew some French, I often amused myself by composing in my head short exercises, using the new words as I came across them, and ignoring rules and other technicalities as much as possible.
I told her we had house rules; no hanky-panky, but she didn't believe me.
The house rules had been set up to protect the girls from him.
Did he think the rules were only for the others?
I let our stupid house rules stand between us for a long time, but I was the one who finally broke them.
No house rules were broken.
Just remember, house rules still apply.
She had no intention of hopping into bed with Brandon before they were married - house rules or not.
Suddenly all those annoying rules of conduct began to make sense.
Don't make me make up my own rules for you, Darian!
You can make your own rules within those duties, she said.
Reminded he didn't give Bianca the rules he gave Darian and Sofi, he retrieved his phone.
Rules of the house: 1- u don't leave w/o permission & escort; 2- obey Toni & the other Guardians when I'm out; 3- assume I'll find out, no matter what u do; 4- ask b4 u do anything or don't do it.
His rules made it clear she was just another of his duties.
"I don't think not dating was one of my rules," she retorted.
"Poor excuse for not following my rules," he grumbled.
"Okay, then, I have some rules for you," she continued.
He rattled off more rules, and she listened without registering any of them.
Then there were the rules their father had created about none of the brothers being permitted to kill the others, with the exception of Andre, whose sole purpose in life was to keep the Council on track and protect them.
They plunder other people's houses, issue false paper money, and worst of all they kill my children and my father, and then talk of rules of war and magnanimity to foes!
To strain the facts to fit the rules of history: to say that the field of battle at Borodino remained in the hands of the Russians, or that after Moscow there were other battles that destroyed Napoleon's army, is impossible.
Let us imagine two men who have come out to fight a duel with rapiers according to all the rules of the art of fencing.
Then let us imagine that the combatant who so sensibly employed the best and simplest means to attain his end was at the same time influenced by traditions of chivalry and, desiring to conceal the facts of the case, insisted that he had gained his victory with the rapier according to all the rules of art.
Now only the commanders of detachments with staffs, and moving according to rules at a distance from the French, still regarded many things as impossible.
Men can only be taken prisoners if they surrender according to the rules of strategy and tactics, as the Germans did.
How she rules over him!
Natasha and Pierre, left alone, also began to talk as only a husband and wife can talk, that is, with extraordinary clearness and rapidity, understanding and expressing each other's thoughts in ways contrary to all rules of logic, without premises, deductions, or conclusions, and in a quite peculiar way.
"You don't follow rules, though," she said, confused.
"The girl that rules the marvelous Land of Oz," was the reply.