Quotes by hanged

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  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    The punishment of criminals should serve a purpose. When a man is hanged he is useless.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    'Tis ill talking of halters in the house of a man that was hanged.
  • Oliver Cromwell
    Oliver Cromwell
    Parliamentarian General, Lord Protector of England 1599-1658
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    Do not trust to the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you and I were going to be hanged.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    I am bewitched with the rogue's company. If the rascal have not given me medicines to make me love him, I'll be hanged.
  • Samuel Pepys
    Samuel Pepys
    English administrator of the navy and Member of Parliament 1633-1703
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    I went out to Charing Cross to see Major General Harrison hanged, drawn, and quartered; which was done there, he looking as cheerful as any man could in that condition.
  • Noam Chomsky
    Noam Chomsky
    American Linguist, Political Activist 1928-
    Noam Chomsky
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    If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    It takes two to make a murder. There are born victims, born to have their throats cut, as the cut-throats are born to be hanged.
  • Edward F. Halifax
    Edward F. Halifax
    British Conservative Statesman 1881-1959
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    Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    One shouldn't talk of halters in the hanged man's house.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    The most winning woman I ever knew was hanged for poisoning three little children for their insurance-money, and the most repellent man of my acquaintance is a philanthropist who has spent nearly a quarter of a million upon the London poor.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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    No man is so exquisitely honest or upright in living, but that ten times in his life he might not lawfully be hanged.
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