Crime Quotes

War is not the continuation of politics with different means, it is the greatest mass-crime perpetrated on the community of man.

Alfred Adler

Being human signifies, for each one of us, belonging to a class, a society, a country, a continent and a civilization; and for us European earth-dwellers, the adventure played out in the heart of the New World signifies in the first place that it was not our world and that we bear responsibility for the crime of its destruction.

Claude L

Stripped of ethical rationalizations and philosophical pretensions, a crime is anything that a group in power chooses to prohibit.

Freda Adler

Destiny, n. A tyrant's authority for crime and fool's excuse for failure.

Ambrose Bierce

Crime is naught but misdirected energy.

Emma Goldman

Innocence about Science is the worst crime today.

Sir Charles Percy Snow

Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.

George Bernard Shaw

Destiny. A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure.

Ambrose Bierce

Poverty is like punishment for a crime you didn't commit.

Eli Khamarov

War should be made a crime, and those who instigate it should be punished as criminals.

Charles Evans Hughes

False opinions are like false money, struck first of all by guilty men and thereafter circulated by honest people who perpetuate the crime without knowing what they are doing.

Joseph Marie de Maistre

Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you commit a crime, you\'re guilty.

Rush Limbaugh

No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined

Paul Gallico

For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists.

ALBERT CAMUS

Gun crime is a major cause of fear and distress throughout the UK. The problem is deeply entrenched in a wide range of social and cultural factors and therefore not an isolated issue.

Diane Abbott

Slums may well be breeding grounds of crime, but middle class suburbs are incubators of apathy and delirium.

Cyril Connolly

Every crime will bring remorse to the man who committed it

Juvenal

The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.

Theodore Roosevelt

The worst crime is faking it

Kurt Cobain

Crime butchers innocence to secure a throne, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime.

Maximilien Robespierre

Can you imagine a world without men? No crime and lots of happy fat women.

Nicole Hollander

Failure seems to be regarded as the one unpardonable crime, success as the all-redeeming virtue, the acquisition of wealth as the single worthy aim of life. The hair-raising revelations of skullduggery and grand-scale thievery merely incite others to surpass by yet bolder outrages and more corrupt combinations.

Charles Francis Adams II

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.

Ayn Rand
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