Crime is contagious. If the government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for the law.
The rise of computer crime and armed robbery has not eliminated the lure of caged cash.
The dumber people think you are, the more surprised they're going to be when you kill them.
There is no den in the wide world to hide a rogue. Commit a crime, and the earth is made of glass. Commit a crime, and it seems as if a coat of snow fell on the ground, such as reveals in the woods the track of every partridge and fox and squirrel and mole.
Essays: First Series (1841)
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Don’t shed a tear for me, nigga I ain’t happy here, I hope they bury me and send me to my rest, headlines reading murdered to death, my last breath.
I don’t advocate senseless violence of any human being. I’m the one who’s been beat down. But I will not be a victim again.
I just spent 11 and a half months in a maximum-security jail, got shot five times, and was wrongly convicted of a crime I didn't commit.
Our unborn never got to grow, never got to see what’s, next, In this world full of countless threats.
They claim that I’m violent just cuz I refuse to be silent.
Going to trial with a lawyer who considers your whole life-style a Crime in Progress is not a happy prospect.
Unauthorized access to computer systems is already a serious crime in a few states and is currently being addressed in many more state legislatures as well as Congress.
Reflections on Trusting Trust (1984)
A cat is more intelligent than people believe, and can be taught any crime.
Really, what we want now, is not laws against crime, but a law against insanity.
"A New Crime"
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime. Vulgarity is the conduct of others.
Phrases And Philosophies For The Use Of The Young, 1894