These famous offense quotations and sayings emphasizes on the flip side of crime. For more on crime quotes, read on.

Crime Quotes

Breach of laws is what is defined as a crime. When someone transgresses the law, he is considered to be a criminal. Although crime has been extolled on the big screen, know that there is nothing macho about offending the law and putting yourself at cross with the upholders of law. All said and done, crime is almost a natural phenomenon and exists in every society. There is a lot of social stigma attached to crime and trespassers of law are often deemed a pariah in the eyes of the society. For more on famous offense quotations and sayings, read on.

Violent men have not been known in history to die to a man. They die up to a point.

- Mahatma Gandhi

It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.

- Voltaire

He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

- Victor Hugo

It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn't be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such.

- Jerome K. Jerome

Is adult entertainment killing our children? or is killing our children entertaining our adults?

- Marilyn Manson

People tend to associate anyone who looks and behaves differently with illegal or immoral activity.

- Marilyn Manson

We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.

- Marilyn Manson

If I die a violent death, as some fear and a few are plotting, I know that the violence will be in the thought and the action of the assassins, not in my dying.

- Indira Gandhi

If it is committed in the name of God or country, there is no crime so heinous that the public will not forgive it.

- Tom Robbins

Christ's crucifix shall be made an excuse for executing criminals.

- William Blake

The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between.

- Mother Teresa

The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Oh my God, Nicole is killed? Oh my God, she is dead?

- O. J. Simpson

Television has brought back murder into the home - where it belongs.

- Alfred Hitchcock

If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.

- Noam Chomsky

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

- Noam Chomsky

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

- Tupac Shakur

Let the Lord judge the criminals.

- Tupac Shakur

I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business.

- Henry David Thoreau

No thieves, no traitors, no interventionists! This time the revolution is for real!

- Fidel Castro

Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.

- Voltaire

Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.

- Dan Quayle

But from each crime are born bullets that will one day seek out in you where the heart lies.

- Pablo Neruda

The idea of the sacred is quite simply one of the most conservative notions in any culture, because it seeks to turn other ideas - uncertainty, progress, change - into crimes.

- Salman Rushdie

The truth is often a terrible weapon of aggression. It is possible to lie, and even to murder, with the truth.

- Alfred Adler

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.

- Ray Bradbury

Police arrested two kids yesterday, one was drinking battery acid, the other was eating fireworks. They charged one and let the other one off.

- Tommy Cooper

A selfish man is a thief.

- Jose Marti

Poorly paid labor is inefficient labor, the world over.

- Henry George

Saddam has committed many crimes against humanity and against his own people.

- Tom Cruise

I don't like jail, they got the wrong kind of bars in there.

- Charles Bukowski

The worst crime is faking it.

- Kurt Cobain

Everyone has favorite criminals. Mine are pimps. We can all rob a bank; we can all sell drugs. Being a pimp is a whole other thing.

- Chris Rock

In West Virginia yesterday, a man was arrested for stealing several blow-up dolls. Reportedly, police didn't have any trouble catching the man because he was completely out of breath.

- Conan O\'Brien

I am not going to answer to this so-called court, out of respect for the truth and the will of the Iraqi people. I've said what I've said, and I'm not guilty.

- Saddam Hussein

I work for a Government I despise for ends I think criminal.

- John Maynard Keynes

Beware of monotony; it's the mother of all the deadly sins.

- Edith Wharton

Probably the toughest time in anyone's life is when you have to murder a loved one because they're the devil.

- Emo Philips

A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.

- H. L. Mencken

Adultery is the application of democracy to love.

- H. L. Mencken

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