Crime Quotes

Crime is an overhead you have to pay if you want to live in the city.

Fear follows crime, and is its punishment.

There is a black sheep in every flock.

The greatest crimes are to associate another with God, to vex your father and mother, to murder your own species, to commit suicide, and to swear to lie.

We find no evidence that Congress intended to modify the nostrum to read, ‘crime does not pay, except for attorney’s fees.’

It’s no crime to steal from a thief.

The reason there are so many imbeciles among imprisoned criminals is that an imbecile is so foolish even a detective can detect him.

If England treats her criminals the way she has treated me, she doesn’t deserve to have any.

It takes a thief to catch a thief.

Purposelessness is the fruitful mother of crime.