循規蹈矩

英譯:
(on) the straight and narrow

例句:
The police were surprised that such a trustworthy man, who had kept to the straight and narrow all his life, had committed such a high crime. (這樣一個一生循規蹈矩,值得信任的人,竟然犯下如此重大罪行,讓警方感到非常驚訝)

Lashing out at your children isn't ideal behavior for keeping them on the straight and narrow. (要使你的小孩循規蹈矩,嚴斥並非理想的作法)

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