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1. "If there is a God who made us and we did wrong before His eyes—as George says—at least we did wrong only because we were as God made us, and I do not think that He should set traps. Oh, you should know better than George! Let us not bring all that back into the world again—the angry God, the mean God—the one who does not tell us the rules of the game, and then strikes us when we break them. Let us not bring Him back."
Author: George R. Stewart
2. "In football, like in life, you must learn to play within the rules of the game."
Author: Hayden Fry
3. "He couldn't have pulled back the lock, they couldn't simply have climbed over the sides of the stall in all of three seconds, because those weren't the rules of the game.Theirs was the intoxication of the hunter, his the terror of the prey. Once they had actually captured him the fun was over and the punishment more of a duty that had to be carried out. If he gave up too early there was a chance they would put more of their energy into the punishment instead of the hunt."
Author: John Ajvide Lindqvist
4. "Theatre is a game of hide-and-seek. For both the hiders and the seekers, the thrill is in the discovery. When the rules of the game are too vague or too complicated, however, the audience can lose its urge to play; the prize no longer seems quite worth the hunt."
Author: John Lahr
5. "I had everything working my way, strong as a bull. And still I ignored the rules of the game of life."
Author: Lawrence Taylor
6. "Rebecca is an example of how not to manage men. The rules of the game never change, it requires subtlety."
Author: Mary Wesley
7. "Master the rules of the game until you can play it better they can."
Author: Michael Scott
8. "There is one and only one social responsibility of business–to use it resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud"
Author: Milton Friedman
9. "An enemy, Ender Wiggin," whispered the old man. "I am your enemy, the first one you've ever had who was smarter than you. There is no teacher but the enemy. No one but the enemy will tell you what the enemy is going to do. No one but the enemy will ever teach you how to destroy and conquer. Only the enemy shows you where you are weak. Only the enemy tells you where he is strong. And the rules of the game are what you can do to him and what you can stop him from doing to you. I am your enemy from now on. From now on I am your teacher."
Author: Orson Scott Card
10. "Coyote never loses. Because I change the rules of the games my enemies play. What are the rules of your game?"
Author: Patricia Briggs
11. "I know the rules of the game, you cannot scare me with these foulsI live too near a wood to be scared by owlsI live in a world and on words and they comprise of both enemies and friend , consonants and vowelsso i don't fear intimidation by works or words"
Author: Rhymesonny
12. "I'm not permitted to explain the rules of the game. Nor to acknowledge whether or not we're playing one."
Author: Robyn Schneider
13. "Collins and Morales represent a segment of society which, if attacked with the weapons society sanctions, one finds buffered by innumerable layers of law, bureaucracy, lies, evasions. They rest secure within their palaces, confident that they possess defenses against all possible attacks within the rules of the game, yet willing to violate those rules themselves. ... We both know that although it is not listed in the rules, a player can end the game by kicking over the board and throttling his opponent."
Author: Roger Zelazny
14. "I don't have to fight or run,' Locke cackled. 'I changed the rules of the game. Now, I just have to keep you here.....asshole.here....until...Jeans gets back!"
Author: Scott Lynch
15. "The chess-board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the universe, the rules of the game are what we call the laws of Nature. The player on the other side is hidden from us."
Author: Thomas Huxley
16. "Another time, he was playing [chess] with his equal, the Duchess of Bourbon, who made a move that inadvertently exposed her king. Ignoring the rules of the game, he promptly captured it. "Ah," said the duchess, "we do not take Kings so." Replied Franklin in a famous quip: "We do in America."
Author: Walter Isaacson
17. "Building companies rules of the game have all changed today. It used to cost millions of dollars to do anything substantial. You'd get VC backing & then you'd hire the team to build it. Now it's deploy or die."
Author: Ziad K. Abdelnour

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