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In a closed society where everybody's guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.
Hunter S. Thompson
No crime is so great as daring to excel.
Is it a crime, to fight, for what is mine?
One way to make sure crime doesn't pay would be to let the government run it.
The only power any government has is the power to crack down on criminals. Well, when there aren't enough criminals, one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for men to live without breaking laws.
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them to the right; and, again, making all crime mean and ugly.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The worst crime is faking it.
Well, if crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention that part to us, do they?
I just spent 11 and a half months in a maximum-security jail, got shot five times, and was wrongly convicted of a crime I didn't commit.
I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business.
Henry David Thoreau
Going to trial with a lawyer who considers your whole life-style a Crime in Progress is not a happy prospect.
Hunter S. Thompson
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
George Bernard Shaw
I finally faced the fact that it isn't a crime not having friends. Being alone means you have fewer problems.
For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium.
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.
Capital punishment is as fundamentally wrong as a cure for crime as charity is wrong as a cure for poverty.
The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.
A strong argument for the religion of Christ is this - that offences against Charity are about the only ones which men on their death-beds can be made - not to understand - but to feel - as crime.
Edgar Allan Poe
You wanna get rid of drug crime in this country? Fine, let's just get rid of all the drug laws.
A person is born with feelings of envy and hate. If he gives way to them, they will lead him to violence and crime, and any sense of loyalty and good faith will be abandoned.
Crimes against children are the most heinous crime. That, for me, would be a reason for capital punishment because children are innocent and need the guidance of an adult society.
Make crime pay. Become a lawyer.
We don't seem to be able to check crime, so why not legalize it and then tax it out of business?
Poverty is the mother of crime.
I think it's too bad that everybody's decided to turn on drugs, I don't think drugs are the problem. Crime is the problem. Cops are the problem. Money's the problem. But drugs are just drugs.
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
Honore de Balzac
Addiction should never be treated as a crime. It has to be treated as a health problem. We do not send alcoholics to jail in this country. Over 500,000 people are in our jails who are nonviolent drug users.
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime.
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