Quotes with criminal
The explosive growth of the Internet has provided a means for gambling operations to evade existing anti-gambling laws. These Internet gambling Websites typically operate offshore and often serve as a prime vehicle for money laundering and other criminal enterprises.
Statement released after Internet Gambling Ban Bill was introduced in U.S. House on February 16, 2006.
If they were to do real investigations we would see several significant high level criminal prosecutions in this country. And that is something that they are not going to let out. And, believe me; they will do everything to cover this up.
Interview by Jim Hogue as it appeared in the Real Path to 9/11 (2003)
The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal.
Escape from Freedom (1941)
The arc of the moral universe may bend towards justice, but it doesn’t bend on its own. To secure the gains this country has made requires constant vigilance, not complacency. Whether it’s by challenging those who erect new barriers to the vote or ensuring that the scales of justice work equally for all in the criminal justice system and not simply a pipeline from underfunded schools to overcrowded jails — it requires vigilance.
Speech on the 50th anniversary commemoration of the March on Washington (August 28, 2013)
I had long known that it was impossible for a journalist to convey 100 percent of the truth, but I didn't realize to what extent the truth is distorted, both by the intentions of the journalist and by neglect. I don't mean just the interpretations of what happened; I also mean the facts. The reporting about Sharon and the murders was virtually criminal. Reading the papers, I could not believe my eyes. I could not believe my eyes! They blamed the victims for their own murders. I really despise the press. I didn't always. The press made me despise it.
Playboy interview, 1971
Whether a man is a criminal or a public servant is purely a matter of perspective.
Another Roadside Attraction (1971)
We often glory in the most criminal passion; but that of envy is so shameful that we dare not even own it.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Letter to Ottoline Morrell (December 17, 1920)