Save a thief from the gallows and he will cut your throat.

The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.

Locks keep out only the honest.

No crime is so great as daring to excel.

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Not failure, but low aim, is crime.

He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it.

Crime image quote by Aristotle

Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

Youth is such a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.

The wrongdoer is more unfortunate than the man wronged.

Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil.

He threatens many that hath injured one.

Crime when it succeeds is called virtue.

It is no crime not to be perfect

Crime image quote by Mark Twain

A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime.

The most difficult crime to track is the one which is purposeless.

My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.

All criminals turn preachers under the gallows.

Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.

Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

Too much sensibility creates unhappiness and too much insensibility creates crime.

Crime image quote by Syed Ahmad Khan

When a nation becomes devoid of art and learning, it invites poverty. And when poverty comes it brings in its wake of thousands of crimes.

Commit a sin twice and it will not seem a crime.

The worst crime is faking it.

The human race afraid of nothing, rushes on through every crime.

Many a man is saved from being a thief by finding everything locked up.

A thief believes everybody steals.

He has committed the crime who profits by it.

When it comes to the point, really bad men are just as rare as really good ones.

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men. There is a three year waiting list.

Small crimes always precedes great ones.

Almost all crime is due to the repressed desire for aesthetic expression.

I haven't committed a crime. What I did was fail to comply with the law.

Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal.

Properly speaking, history is nothing but the crimes and misfortunes of the human race.

Poverty is the mother of crime.

Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed.

If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.

The crime problem in New York is getting really serious.

The other day the Statue of Liberty had both hands up.

In times of trouble leniency becomes crime.

Set a thief to catch a thief.

Every rascal is not a thief, but every thief is a rascal.

Successful crimes alone are justified.

Crimes of which a people is ashamed constitute its real history. The same is true of man.

There is no crime of which I do not deem myself capable.

Crime is naught but misdirected energy.

He reminds me of the man who murdered both his parents, and then when the sentence was about to be pronounced, pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was orphan.

He 63 ways of getting money, the most common, most honorable ones being staling, thieving, and robbing.

The original crime of niggers and lesbians is that they prefer themselves.

Next to the love of God, the love of country is the best preventive of crime.

To be left alone, and face to face with my own crime, had been just retribution.

I would feel horrible to think I had put my name on a pistol permit and allowed someone to carry around a gun and they committed another crime.

The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime.