Quotes on crime

How do you convince the upcoming generation that education is the key to success when we are surrounded by poor graduates and rich criminals?
~ Robert Mugabe
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Here is the charming evening, the criminal's friend; It comes like an accomplice, with stealthy tread.
~ Charles Baudelaire
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Petty laws breed great crimes.
~ Ouida
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All crime is a kind of disease and should be treated as such.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
~ Horace
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Commit a crime, and the earth is made of glass.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The accomplice to the crime of corruption is frequently our own indifference.
~ Bess Myerson
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Crime is as much a condition as an intention.
~ Lewis F. Korns
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Crime has always been a regrettably consistent element of the human experience.
~ Mark Frost
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He who helps the guilty, shares the crime.
~ Publilius Syrus
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Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community.
~ H. G. Wells
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Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.
~ Agatha Christie
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All men have crimes, and most of them are hidden.
~ Maxwell Anderson
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The crime and not the scaffold makes the shame.
~ Pierre Corneille
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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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The man that does not fear punishment, little regards crime.
~ Norman Macdonald
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We don't seem to be able to check crime, so why not legalize it and then tax it out of business?
~ Will Rogers
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Not failure, but low aim, is crime.
~ James Russell Lowell
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Crime is a product of social excess.
~ Vladimir Lenin
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The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.
~ Mignon McLaughlin
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Crime when it succeeds is called virtue.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Despotism is a long crime.
~ Victor Hugo
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The common argument that crime is caused by poverty is a kind of slander on the poor.
~ H. L. Mencken
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Punishment is the last and the least effective instrument in the hands of the legislator for the prevention of crime.
~ John Ruskin
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Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure.
~ Ambrose Bierce
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One crime has to be concealed by another.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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He who allows oppression shares the crime.
~ Desiderius Erasmus
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We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
~ Horace Mann
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Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.
~ Victor Hugo
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Poverty is the mother of crime.
~ Marcus Aurelius
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Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
~ Honore de Balzac
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The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague.
~ Napoleon Bonaparte
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Capital punishment is as fundamentally wrong as a cure for crime as charity is wrong as a cure for poverty.
~ Henry Ford
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I finally faced the fact that it isn't a crime not having friends. Being alone means you have fewer problems.
~ Whitney Houston
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Is it a crime, to fight, for what is mine?
~ Tupac Shakur
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No crime is so great as daring to excel.
~ Winston Churchill
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Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
~ Voltaire
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The worst crime is faking it.
~ Kurt Cobain
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Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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No crime is so great as daring to excel.
~ Winston Churchill
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To have once been a criminal is no disgrace. To remain a criminal is the disgrace.
~ Malcolm X
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Locks keep honest people honest; criminals will still find their way in!
~ Author Unknown
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Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
~ Aristotle
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