I don't know anybody in the underworld. I make this stuff up. I don't know any criminals.
The most dangerous criminal now is the entirely lawless modern philosopher. Compared to him, burglars and bigamists are essentially moral men.
It means working harder to do the research but I don't really mind - I don't think I have what it takes to chase criminals through back alleys and wade through blood at crime scenes.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
There's a difference between criminals and crooks. Crooks steal. Criminals blow some guy's brains out. I'm a crook.
We cannot say that if a child is badly nourished he will become a criminal. We must see what conclusion the child has drawn.
The will to survive is not as important as the will to prevail... the answer to criminal aggression is retaliation.
While there is a lower class, I am in it, while there is a criminal element, I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.
If there is one realm in which it is essential to be sublime, it is in wickedness. You spit on a petty thief, but you can't deny a kind of respect for the great criminal.
Am I a criminal? The world knows I'm not a criminal. What are they trying to put me in jail for? You've lost common sense in this society because of religious fanaticism and dogma.
Most children turn out badly because they have the wrong parental image. This doesn't mean their parents are criminal. It means they are boring and cruel.
Killing Japanese didn't bother me very much at that time... I suppose if I had lost the war, I would have been tried as a war criminal.
It takes all sorts of people to make the underworld.
A trial without witnesses, when it involves a criminal accusation, a criminal matter, is not a true trial.
Make your educational laws strict and your criminal ones can be gentle; but if you leave youth its liberty you will have to dig dungeons for ages.
How many condemnations I have witnessed more criminal than the crime!
I think that NATO is itself a war criminal.
I've been lucky-my looks haven't put me into one category. I don't look like a blue blood. I don't look like a criminal. I don't look like anything.
Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal.
We enact many laws that manufacture criminals, and then a few that punish them.
As one reads history ... one is absolutely sickened, not by the crimes that the wicked have committed, but by the punishments that the good have inflicted.
A community is infinitely more brutalised by the habitual employment of punishment than it is by the occasional occurence of crime.
And who are the greater criminals-those who sell the instruments of death, or those who buy them and use them?
Politics is a place of humble hopes and strangely modest requirements, where all are good who are not criminal and all are wise who are not ridiculously otherwise.
Society prepares the crime; the criminal commits it.
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