Crime And Criminals Quotes


116 Crime And Criminals quotes:



"Crime generally punishes itself."
"A crime persevered in a thousand centuries ceases to be a crime, and becomes a virtue. This is the law of custom, and custom supersedes all other forms of law."
"Organized crime in America takes in over forty billion dollars a year. This is quite a profitable sum, especially when one consider that the Mafia spends very little for office supplies."
"He reminds me of the man who murdered both his parents, and then when the sentence was about to be pronounced, pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was orphan."
"He that is robbed, not wanting what is stolen, him not know t, and he's not robbed at all."
"The faults of the burglar are the qualities of the financier."
"The thief. Once committed beyond a certain point he should not worry himself too much about not being a thief any more. Thieving is God's message to him. Let him try and be a good thief."
"Every New Year is the direct descendant, isn't it, of a long line of proven criminals?"
"We don't give our criminals much punishment, but we sure give 'em plenty of publicity."
"Commit a crime, and the earth is made of glass."
"The study of crime begins with the knowledge of oneself. All that you despise, all that you loathe, all that you reject, all that you condemn and seek to convert by punishment springs from you."
"Every rascal is not a thief, but every thief is a rascal."
"Crime and punishment grow out of one stem. Punishment is a fruit that, unsuspected, ripens with the flower of the pleasure that concealed it."
"From a single crime know the nation."
"History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes"
"The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you do best, you are helping not only yourself, but the world."
"How vainly shall we endeavor to repress crime by our barbarous punishment of the poorer class of criminals so long as children are reared in the brutalizing influences of poverty, so long as the bite of want drives men to crime."
"Locks keep out only the honest."
"The lyricism of marginality may find inspiration in the image of the ''outlaw,'' the great social nomad, who prowls on the confines of a docile, frightened order."
"Set a thief to catch a thief."


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