Quotations that match 'burglar'.

The fear of burglars is not only the fear of being robbed, but also the fear of a sudden and unexpected clutch out of the darkness. Elias Canetti
[ Also Being Burglars Clutch Darkness Fear Only Out Robbed Sudden Unexpected]
The source known as Deep Throat provided a kind of road map through the scandal. His one consistent message was that the Watergate burglary was just the tip of the iceberg. Bob Woodward
[ Consistent Deep His Iceberg Just Kind Known Map Message Provided Road Scandal Source Throat Through Tip Watergate]
A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar. H. L. Mencken
[ Burglar Good Honest Politician Quite Unthinkable]
The most dangerous criminal now is the entirely lawless modern philosopher. Compared to him, burglars and bigamists are essentially moral men. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Burglars Compared Criminal Dangerous Entirely Essentially Him Lawless Men Modern Moral Most Now Philosopher]
We had gay burglars the other night. They broke in and rearranged the furniture. Robin Williams
[ Broke Burglars Furniture Gay Had Night Other Rearranged]
Too often, the opportunity knocks, but by the time you push back the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarm, it's too late. Rita Coolidge
[ Alarm Back Bolt Burglar Chain Knocks Late Locks Off Often Opportunity Push Shut Time Too Two]
When you hear in the tape recordings Nixon's own voice saying, We have to stonewall, We have to lie to the Grand Jury, We have to pay burglars a million dollars, it's all too clear the horror of what went on. Bob Woodward
[ Burglars Clear Dollars Grand Hear Horror Jury Lie Million Nixon Own Pay Recordings Saying Tape Too Voice Went]
If I can go from burglar for the government to talk show host, you can go from entertainer to congressman. G. Gordon Liddy
[ Burglar Congressman Entertainer Go Government Host Show Talk]
A burglar who respects his art always takes his time before taking anything else. Henry Porter
[ Always Anything Art Before Burglar Else His Respects Takes Taking Time]
When I was young and we got caught pinching apples, we got a smack from the local policeman. Today if that happened he would be sued. There is a tendency to punish the victim, not the criminal. If someone broke into my house or my mum's house, I worry that the burglar has more rights than me. Simon Cowell
[ Apples Broke Burglar Caught Criminal Got Happened House Into Local More Mum Pinching Policeman Punish Rights Smack Someone Sued Tendency Than Today Victim Worry Would Young]
We poison our lives with fear of burglary and shipwreck, and, ask anyone, the house is never burgled, and the ship never goes down. Jean Anouilh
[ Anyone Ask Down Fear Goes House Lives Never Our Poison Ship Shipwreck]
Things aren't right. If a burglar breaks into your home and you shoot him, he can sue you. For what, restraint of trade? Bill Maher
[ Breaks Burglar Him Home Into Restraint Right Shoot Sue Things Trade Your]
Burglars know there's more than one way to skin a vault. James Chiles
[ Burglars Know More Skin Than Vault Way]
If the many allegations made to this date are true, then the burglars who broke into the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate were, in effect, breaking into the home of every citizen. Sam Ervin
[ Allegations Breaking Broke Burglars Citizen Committee Date Democratic Effect Every Headquarters Home Into Made Many National Then True Watergate Were]