Quotes and Sayings about Crime - Page 2
To have once been a criminal is no disgrace. To remain a criminal is the disgrace.
– Malcolm X
There are crimes of passion and crimes of logic. The boundary between them is not clearly defined.
– Albert Camus
Criminals should be punished, not fed pastries.
– Lemony Snicket
Good. Illegal is always faster.
– Eoin Colfer
I have too great a soul to die like a criminal.
– John Wilkes Booth
Crime is contagious. If the government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law.
– Louis D. Brandeis
Providence sees to it that no man gets happiness out of crime.
– Conte Vittorio Alfieri
What is crime amongst the multitude, is only vice among the few.
– Benjamin Disraeli
The real significance of crime is in its being a breach of faith with the community of mankind.
– Joseph Conrad
All crime is a kind of disease and should be treated as such.
– Mahatma Gandhi
It takes all sorts of people to make the underworld.
– Don Marquis
Organized crime constitutes nothing less than a guerilla war against society.
– Lyndon Baines Johnson
If you do big things they print your face, and if you do little things they print only your thumbs.
– Arthur Bugs Baer
Sport hunting is a crime. My sympathies are with the fox.
We enact many laws that manufacture criminals, and then a few that punish them.
– Allen Tucker
Set a thief to catch a thief.
Purposelessness is the fruitful mother of crime.
– Charles H. Parkhurst
If you share your friend’s crime, you make it your own.
He who profits by a crime commits it.
The worst crime is faking it.
– Kurt Cobain
Society prepares the crime, the criminal commits it.
– Henry Thomas Buckle
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is good for nothing.
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.