Quotes and Sayings about Crime
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is good for nothing.
The bad consequences of crimes live longer than the actual crime.
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
Punishment creates crime.
– Silvia Hartmann
In these electric times the criminal receives a cosmopolitan reputation. It is a privilege he shares with few other artists.
– Israel Zangwill
Our crime against criminals lies in the fact that we treat them like rascals.
– Friedrich Nietzsche