Quotes and Sayings about Crime - Page 2
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
Whenever man commits a crime heaven finds a witness.
- Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
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
Whoever profits by the crime is guilty of it.
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.
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.