Even an attorney of moderate talent can postpone doomsday year after year, for the system of appeals that pervades American jurisprudence amounts to a legalistic wheel of fortune, a game of chance, somewhat fixed in the favor of the criminal, that the participants play interminably.
Truman Capote

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He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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Do not sleep under a roof. Carry no money or food. Go alone to places frightening to the common brand of men. Become a criminal of purpose. Be put in jail, and extricate yourself by your own wisdom.
Miyamoto Musashi

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

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Freedom is the basic thing. Consciousness grows in freedom and starts dying, becomes paralyzed and crippled, when things are forced. And up to now, this has been done. This is the greatest crime that parents have always committed against children. They go on forcing the child.
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In England, if you commit a crime, the police don't have a gun and you don't have a gun. If you commit a crime, the police will say Stop, or I'll say stop again.
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Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
George Bernard Shaw

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The penalty may be removed, the crime is eternal.
Ovid

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He who allows oppression shares the crime.
Desiderius Erasmus

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Child slavery is a crime against humanity. Humanity itself is at stake here. A lot of work still remains but I will see the end of child labor in my lifetime.
Kailash Satyarthi

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