Quotes 31 till 45 of 96.
Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.0
He has committed the crime who profits by it.
American political economist and journalist 1839-18970
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.
British Novelist 1816-18550
I can so clearly distinguish between the criminal and his crime; I can so sincerely forgive the first while I abhor the last.
Source: Jane Eyre (1847) ch. 6
American movie director and actor 1935 -0
I think crime pays. The hours are good, you meet a lot of interesting people, you travel a lot.
Source: Take the Money and Run (1969)
I'm sort of fascinated by the whole espionage crime thing.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-17990
If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.
Jean de la Bruyère
French writer 1645-16960
If poverty is the mother of crime, lack of good sense is the father.
American Author, Presidential Speechwriter 1950-0
If you commit a big crime then you are crazy, and the more heinous the crime the crazier you must be. Therefore you are not responsible, and nothing is your fault.
American radio talk show host 1951-0
If you commit a crime, you're guilty.
Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A 1931-20150
In India we only read about death, sickness, terrorism, crime.
American rapper and actor 1971-19960
Is it a crime, to fight, for what is mine?
Jerome K. Jerome
British Humorous Writer, Novelist, Playwright 1859-19270
It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn't be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such. A poor man is despised the whole world over.
French playwright 1606-16840
It is the crime not the scaffold which is the disgrace.
Let never man be bold enough to say, Thus, and no farther shall my passion stray: The first crime, past, compels us into more, And guilt grows fate, that was but choice, before.
American actor and humorist 1879-19350
Make crime pay. Become a lawyer.