Society often forgives the criminal; it never forgives the dreamer.
— Oscar Wilde

The punishment of criminals should serve a purpose. When a man is hanged he is useless.
Voltaire criminals quote

A judge who cannot punish, in the end associates themselves with the criminal.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

All criminals turn preachers under the gallows.
— Proverbs

Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
— criminals quotation by Bertrand Russell