Corruption is a bane and these quotes affirm this fact. For more on famous dishonesty/bribery quotations and sayings, read below.

Corruption Quotes

Corruption is a curse that afflicts many countries. It has become a major cause of concern throughout the world, but especially for developing and underdeveloped countries it has been nothing less than blaspheme. Extensive poverty and economic crisis in these nations have led to corruption. It has infringed upon every aspect of society, government, business, military and so on. Even regulations have failed to combat corruption, as in most cases, even the enforcers and lawmakers have turned out to be corrupt. The corruption quotes given below will give you a deeper understanding of this vice.

It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.

- Ansel Adams

Hell is empty and all the devils are here.

- The Tempest , William Shakespeare

One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don't go into government.

- Donald Trump

This is the culture you're raising your kids in. Don't be surprised if it blows up in your face.

- Marilyn Manson

One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.

- Indira Gandhi

I am no longer sure of anything. If I satiate my desires, I sin but I deliver myself from them; if I refuse to satisfy them, they infect the whole soul.

- Jean Paul Sartre

All great novels, all true novels, are bisexual.

- Milan Kundera

Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.

- Aesop

Democracy... is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder; and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.

- Plato

Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny.

- Charles Barkley

I'll probably be punished for hard living.

- Tupac Shakur

Is it a crime, to fight, for what is mine?

- Tupac Shakur

An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.

- Voltaire

Clever tyrants are never punished.

- Voltaire

I would uphold the law if for no other reason but to protect myself.

- Thomas More

It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.

- Andrew Jackson

Bank failures are caused by depositors who don't deposit enough money to cover losses due to mismanagement.

- Dan Quayle

I just think that all of us in this room should have a voice in how the USA is represented. And he don't allow us our voice, that's all I'm saying.

- Eddie Vedder

I was raised around heterosexuals, as all heterosexuals are, that's where us gay people come from... you heterosexuals.

- Ellen DeGeneres

A man calumniated is doubly injured - first by him who utters the calumny, and then by him who believes it.

- Herodotus

But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.

- 1984 , George Orwell

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.

- George Orwell

Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper.

- George Orwell

Truth is on the side of the oppressed.

- Malcolm X

You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.

- Malcolm X

If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

A belligerent state permits itself every such misdeed, every such act of violence, as would disgrace the individual.

- Sigmund Freud

All men having power ought to be distrusted to a certain degree.

- James Madison

A civilization which leaves so large a number of its participants unsatisfied and drives them into revolt neither has nor deserves the prospect of a lasting existence.

- Sigmund Freud

The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.

- James Madison

A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.

- Edward Abbey

Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.

- Edward Abbey

It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.

- Thomas Hobbes

I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive.

- Thomas Jefferson

I think television's become a downright dangerous thing. It has no moral barometer whatsoever. If you want to talk about something that is all about money, just watch the television.

- Tom Petty

I think it better that in times like these a poet's mouth be silent, for in truth we have no gift to set a statesman right.

- William Butler Yeats

Laws are the sovereigns of sovereign.

- Louis XIV

Leaders grasp nettles.

- David Ogilvy

Political advertising ought to be stopped. It's the only really dishonest kind of advertising that's left. It's totally dishonest.

- David Ogilvy

One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what's more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.

- Aldous Huxley

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