Crime Quotes

The real significance of crime is in its being a breach of faith with the community of mankind

Joseph Conrad

Crime is a logical extension of the sort of behavior that is often considered perfectly respectable in legitimate business

Robert Rice

Despite crime's omnipresence, things work in society, because biology compels it. Order eventually restores itself, by psychic equilibrium.

Camille Paglia

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Honore De Balzac

Capital punishment is as fundamentally wrong as a cure for crime as charity is wrong as a cure for poverty.

Henry Ford

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

Charles E Hughes

A first impulse was never a crime.

Pierre Corneille

Rape is the only crime in which the victim becomes the accused.

Freda Adler

He who allows oppression, shares the crime.

Erasmus Darwin

The greatest crimes are caused by surfeit, not by want.

Aristotle

Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

Aristotle

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

Cyril Connolly

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

Crimes, like virtues, are their own rewards

George Farquhar

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

ALBERT CAMUS

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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