Quotes and Sayings about Crime
Whoever profits by the crime is guilty of it.
Behind every great fortune there is a crime.
– Honoré de Balzac
There not enough jails, not enough police, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.
The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.
– Mignon McLaughlin
Society prepares the crime, the criminal commits it.
– Henry Thomas Buckle
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
Punishment is not for revenge, but to lessen crime and reform the criminal.
– Elizabeth Fry
We enact many laws that manufacture criminals, and then a few that punish them.
– Allen Tucker
Rape is a more heinous crime than murder since the rape victim dies throughout the period she lives.
– Amit Abraham
Society invites the crime, and criminals accept the invitation.
– Vikrant Parsai
All crime is a kind of disease and should be treated as such.
– Mahatma Gandhi
All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.
Crime does not pay as well as politics.
– Alfred Newman
When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
– Nelson Mandela
To have once been a criminal is no disgrace. To remain a criminal is the disgrace.
– Malcolm X
And maybe that’s was her biggest crime of all. Making him fall in love with her.
– Maya Banks
What a greater crime. Than loss of time.
– Thomas Tusser
Commit a crime, and the earth is made of glass.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some actions are even baser than the people who commit them.
– Joaquim Maria Machado de Assi
A good act does not wash out the bad, nor a bad act the good. Each should have its own reward.
– George R.R. Martin