Quotes and Sayings about Crime
A man who lacks ambition commits a crime and should be charged with the crime of being bad example to young minds.
Crime does not pay as well as politics.
– Alfred Newman
Behind every great fortune there is a crime.
– Honoré de Balzac
Society invites the crime, and criminals accept the invitation.
– Vikrant Parsai
There not enough jails, not enough police, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.
The bad consequences of crimes live longer than the actual crime.
Punishment is not for revenge, but to lessen crime and reform the criminal.
– Elizabeth Fry
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
Whoever profits by the crime is guilty of it.
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.
– Mignon McLaughlin
It is shocking how many crimes the Bible contains. The Governor’s wife should cut them all out and paste them into her scrapbook.
– Margaret Atwood
A crime is born in the gap between the morality of society and that of the individual.
– Håkan Nesser
Little crimes breed big crimes. You smile at little crimes and then big crimes blow your head off.
– Terry Pratchett
Crime brings together honest men and concentrates them.
– Émile Durkheim