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  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Distrust everyone in whom the impulse to punish is powerful!
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    A judge who cannot punish, in the end associates themselves with the criminal.
  • Ovid
    Ovid
    Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
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    A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    God will certainly reward virtue and punish vice, either here or hereafter.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    I should be very willing to redress men wrongs, and rather check than punish crimes, had not Cervantes, in that all too true tale of Quixote, shown how all such efforts fail.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    If a company has acted badly, people want to punish it - not in order to deter future misconduct, but simply because they're outraged. And the more outraged they are, the more punishment they want to inflict.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    If God doesn't punish America, He'll have to apologize to Sodom and Gomorrah.
  • Frederick the Great
    Frederick the Great
    Born in Berlin, King of Prussia (1740-1786) 1712-1786
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    If I wished to punish a province, I would have it governed by philosophers.
  • Abu Bakar Bashir
    Abu Bakar Bashir
    Indonesian Muslim cleric 1938-
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    If my children do not behave according to Islam, if they do not pray for instance, I will punish them.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
    Bryant H. McGill
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    In America, educators punish those who actually think for themselves. There is only acceptance for popular opinion.
  • Michel Foucault
    Michel Foucault
    French Essayist, Philosopher 1926-1984
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    In its function, the power to punish is not essentially different from that of curing or educating.
  • Marquis de Sade
    Marquis de Sade
    French nobleman, revolutionary and writer 1740-1814
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    Murder is a horror, but an often necessary horror, never criminal, which it is essential to tolerate in a republican State. Is it or is it not a crime? If it is not, why make laws for its punishment? And if it is, by what barbarous logic do you, to punish it, duplicate it by another crime?
  • Claude Lévi-Strauss
    Claude Lévi-Strauss
    French antropologist 1908-2009
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    Our system is the height of absurdity, since we treat the culprit both as a child, so as to have the right to punish him, and as an adult, in order to deny him consolation.
  • Jerry Brown
    Jerry Brown
    American politician 1938-
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    Prisons don't rehabilitate, they don't punish, they don't protect, so what the hell do they do?
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely.
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