Exception To The Rule Quotes

Exception To The Rule Quotes by Ron Kaufman, James Thurber, Julie Burchill, Graham Norton, Carl Sagan, Emily Giffin and many others.

Be the exception to the rule. It's the surest way to be

Be the exception to the rule. It’s the surest way to become exceptional.
Ron Kaufman
There is no exception to the rule that every rule has an exception.
James Thurber
Families, generally, suck. And I say that as someone who, like my husband, had parents who proved the proverbial exception to the rule.
Julie Burchill
My mobile rang around lunchtime one day, and it was George Michael. He wanted to come in on Friday. We were like, ‘okay, if that’s what you want’. And he was a very good guest. That’s a real exception to the rule.
Graham Norton
Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.
Carl Sagan
There are no absolutes in relationships. You can’t take anything for granted. You can count on absolutely nothing but the unexpected. You only get in trouble when you start thinking that you’re some kind of exception to the rule.
Emily Giffin
An effective leader allows exceptions to the rule for exceptional results or when circumstance demands.
John Wooden
There are two great rules of life; the one general and the other particular. The first is that everyone can, in the end, get what he wants, if he only tries. That is the general rule. The particular rule is that every individual is, more or less, an exception to the rule.
Samuel Butler
I never forget a face, but in your case I’ll make an exception.
Oscar Wilde
There are no exceptions to the rule that everybody likes to be an exception to the rule.
Charles Osgood
Nature gives us all, including Prof. Lorentz, surprises. It was very quickly found that there are many exceptions to the rule of splitting of the lines only into triplets.
Pieter Zeeman
Last year my boyfriend gave me a painting – a very personal one. I really prefer personal gifts or ones made by someone for me. Except diamonds. That’s the exception to the rule.
Minnie Driver
With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere.
C. S. Lewis
I am the exception to the rule that all senators see themselves in the Oval Office.
Sheldon Whitehouse
It is the obligation of every person who claims to oppose oppression to resist the oppressor by every means at his or her disposal. Not to engage in physical resistance, armed resistance to oppression, is to serve the interests of the oppressor; no more, no less. There are no exceptions to the rule, no easy out.
Assata Shakur
One of the things that kept most comics from being monthly was that very few artists could produce 24 pages per month. Jack Kirby was very much the exception to the rule, but his towering presence at Marvel started to dictate the whole shape of the industry – and that’s where problems set in!
John Byrne
I’m fully aware that things that resonate and become real hits are the exception to the rule, so much so that I’ve wired myself for failure.
Ron Perlman