Man is not made better by being degraded; he is seldom restrained from crime by harsh measures, except the principle of fear predominates in his character, and then he is never made radically better for its influence.
Grave security concerns can arise as a result of demographic trends, chronic poverty, economic inequality, environmental degradation, pandemic diseases, organized crime, repressive governance and other developments no state can control alone. Arms can’t address such concerns.
Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal.
Nobody has ever written as many enjoyable, fun-to-read crime novels as Agatha Christie. It’s all about the storytelling and the pleasure of the reader. She doesn’t want to be deep or highbrow.
Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder.
Crime butchers innocence to secure a throne, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime.
Well for one, the 13th amendment to the constitution of the US which abolished slavery – did not abolish slavery for those convicted of a crime.
Not failure, but low aim, is crime.
I want to eliminate the basis of problems and basis of crime, and basis of terrorism.
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the captain, and a positive crime in the statesman.