Quotations that match 'punish'.

Shame is a fitter and generally a more effectual punishment for a child than beating. Samuel Richardson
[ Beating Child Effectual Fitter Generally More Punishment Shame Than]
We need to end permanently the tax that punishes American values of savings and investment and of building small businesses and family farms and ranches. Kit Bond
[ American Building Businesses End Family Farms Investment Need Permanently Punishes Ranches Savings Small Tax Values]
I get paid for what most kids get punished for. Jerry Lewis
[ Get Kids Most Paid Punished]
Here an attempt is made to explain suffering: the outcaste of traditional Hinduism is held to deserve his fetched fate; it is a punishment for the wrongs he did in a previous life. Walter Kaufmann
[ Attempt Deserve Did Explain Fate Held Here Hinduism His Life Made Previous Punishment Suffering Traditional Wrongs]
When a child can be brought to tears, and not from fear of punishment, but from repentance he needs no chastisement. When the tears begin to flow from the grief of their conduct you can be sure there is an angel nestling in their heart. Horace Mann
[ Angel Begin Brought Chastisement Child Conduct Fear Flow Grief Heart Needs Punishment Repentance Sure Tears Their]
The bizarre world of cards is a world of pure power politics where rewards and punishments are meted out immediately. Ely Culbertson
[ Bizarre Cards Immediately Out Politics Power Punishments Pure Rewards Where World]
I don't fit into the mold of the NBA man, and I think I've been punished financially for it. Dennis Rodman
[ Been Financially Fit Into Man Mold Nba Punished Think]
One might have thought the world would stop ascribing moral equivalence between acts of terrorism and acts of punishing terrorism. It has not happened that way. Theodore Bikel
[ Acts Between Happened Might Moral Punishing Stop Terrorism Thought Way World Would]
We are born knowing nothing and with much striving we learn but a little; yet all the while we are bound by laws that hearken to no plea of ignorance, and measure out their rewards and punishments with calm indifference. Paul Elmer More
[ Born Bound Calm Hearken Ignorance Indifference Knowing Laws Learn Little Measure Much Nothing Out Plea Punishments Rewards Striving Their While Yet]
Of course it can be said of jails, too, that they try - by punishing the troublesome - to deter others. No doubt, in certain instances this deterrence actually works. But generally speaking it fails conspicuously. Barbara Deming
[ Actually Certain Conspicuously Course Deter Deterrence Doubt Fails Generally Instances Jails Others Punishing Said Speaking Too Troublesome Try Works]
I've got two daughters. 9 years old and 6 years old. I am going to teach them first of all about values and morals. But if they make a mistake, I don't want them punished with a baby. Barack Obama
[ Am Baby Daughters First Going Got Make Mistake Morals Old Punished Teach Them Two Values Want Years]
Getting hit motivates me. It makes me punish the guy more. A fighter takes a punch, hits back with three punches. Roberto Duran
[ Back Fighter Getting Guy Hit Hits Makes More Motivates Punch Punches Punish Takes Three]
If he who employs coercion against me could mould me to his purposes by argument, no doubt he would. He pretends to punish me because his argument is strong; but he really punishes me because his argument is weak. William Godwin
[ Against Argument Because Coercion Could Doubt Employs His Mould Pretends Punish Punishes Purposes Really Strong Weak Would]
We should invade their countries, kill their leaders and convert them to Christianity. We weren't punctilious about locating and punishing only Hitler and his top officers. We carpet-bombed German cities; we killed civilians. That's war. And this is war. Ann Coulter
[ Christianity Cities Civilians Convert Countries German His Hitler Invade Kill Killed Leaders Locating Officers Only Punishing Should Their Them Top War Weren]
I punish myself more than anybody else does if I am stupid about my actions, and I suffer, really suffer. Eartha Kitt
[ Actions Am Anybody Does Else More Myself Punish Really Stupid Suffer Than]
Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart. How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart. Those escape your anger who refuse your sway, and those are punished most, who most obey. Matthew Prior
[ Amorous Anger Cruel Dart Escape Fantastic Hard Heart How Most Obey Punished Refuse Sway Those Thy Tyrant Yoke Your]
It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll; I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul. William Ernest Henley
[ Am Captain Charged Fate Gate How Master Matters Punishments Scroll Soul Strait]
I want Ron to stand up to Malfoy and punish him. Rupert Grint
[ Him Punish Ron Stand Up Want]
I do not believe that God has imposed suffering upon anyone to punish them or to teach them a lesson. Ernest Holmes
[ Anyone Believe God Imposed Lesson Punish Suffering Teach Them Upon]
Punishment is not for revenge, but to lessen crime and reform the criminal. Elizabeth Fry
[ Crime Criminal Lessen Punishment Reform Revenge]
Routine physical punishment such as spanking teaches a toddler that might makes right and that it is fine to hit when one is stronger and can get away with it. Alicia F. Lieberman
[ Away Fine Get Hit Makes Might Physical Punishment Right Routine Spanking Stronger Such Teaches Toddler]
Those who consent to the act and those who do it shall be equally punished. Edward Coke
[ Act Consent Equally Punished Shall Those]
Here we are to remember that in consequence of our opinion that labor is the Father and active principle of wealth, as lands are the Mother, that the state by killing, mutilating, or imprisoning their members do withal punish themselves. William Petty
[ Active Consequence Father Here Killing Labor Lands Members Mother Opinion Our Principle Punish Remember State Their Themselves Wealth Withal]
Punishing honest mistakes stifles creativity. I want people moving and shaking the earth and they're going to make mistakes. Ross Perot
[ Creativity Earth Going Honest Make Mistakes Moving Punishing Shaking Stifles Want]
He who is in evil, is also in the punishment of evil. Emanuel Swedenborg
[ Also Evil Punishment]
It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms of law than that he should escape. Thomas Jefferson
[ Dangerous Escape Even Forms Guilty Law More Person Punished Should Than Without]
Just vengeance does not call for punishment. Pierre Corneille
[ Call Does Just Punishment Vengeance]
The bill neither confers nor abridges the rights of anyone but simply declares that in civil rights there shall be equality among all classes of citizens and that all alike shall be subject to the same punishment. Lyman Trumbull
[ Alike Among Anyone Bill Citizens Civil Classes Confers Declares Equality Neither Nor Punishment Rights Same Shall Simply Subject]
The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty. John Steinbeck
[ Both Discipline Dishonesty Punishes Stupidity Word Written]
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay. Ovid
[ Bitter Death Delay Less Punishment Than]
So long as there are earnest believers in the world, they will always wish to punish opinions, even if their judgment tells them it is unwise and their conscience that it is wrong. Walter Bagehot
[ Always Believers Conscience Earnest Even Judgment Long Opinions Punish Tells Their Them Unwise Will Wish World Wrong]
I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a glass of vodka and smoke a cigarette. Anthony Hopkins
[ Cigarette Day Down Drink Every Glass Lie Minutes Punishing Smoke Then Treadmill Vodka Workout]
When news of the crash came, probably a lot of people in small towns and farms across America felt a sense of grim satisfaction that the sinners had finally been punished for their wicked ways. Ron Chernow
[ Across America Been Came Crash Farms Felt Finally Grim Had Lot News Probably Punished Satisfaction Sense Sinners Small Their Towns Ways Wicked]
The members of such a society consider that the transgression of a religious ordinance should be punished by civil penalties, and that the violation of a civil duty exposes the delinquent to divine correction. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Civil Consider Correction Delinquent Divine Duty Exposes Members Ordinance Penalties Punished Religious Should Society Such Violation]
As somebody once said, we're not punished for our sins, we're punished by them. Hugh Leonard
[ Once Our Punished Said Sins Somebody Them]
Toward no crimes have men shown themselves so cold- bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences of belief. James Russell Lowell
[ Belief Crimes Cruel Differences Men Punishing Shown Themselves Toward]
Let's reintroduce corporal punishment in the schools - and use it on the teachers. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Corporal Punishment Reintroduce Schools Teachers Use]
I contend that it's impossible to read the Sermon on the Mount and not come out against capital punishment. Tony Campolo
[ Against Capital Come Contend Impossible Mount Out Punishment Read Sermon]
This system of encouragement proves serviceable as a preventive of punishment, the attainment of the tickets being a reward, the forfeiture of them the reverse; and, as such, boys seem often more affected by their loss than by coercion. Joseph Lancaster
[ Affected Attainment Being Boys Coercion Encouragement Loss More Often Preventive Proves Punishment Reverse Reward Seem Serviceable Such System Than Their Them Tickets]
The purpose of random testing is not to catch, punish, or expose students who use drugs, but to save their lives and discover abuse problems early so that students can grow up and learn in a drug-free environment. John Walters
[ Abuse Catch Discover Early Environment Expose Grow Learn Lives Problems Punish Purpose Random Save Students Testing Their Up Use]
The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men. Plato
[ Government Live Men Part Punishment Refuse Suffer Take Under Which Wise Worse]
Finally, I do not believe that we should punish American families who have worked diligently to provide for themselves and want to pass along their success to their children and grandchildren. Howard Coble
[ Along American Believe Children Diligently Families Finally Grandchildren Pass Provide Punish Should Success Their Themselves Want Worked]
And I communed with many different faiths and even when I wanted to be rebellious I never did not believe in Him. I never believed the people who said God was destructive or punishing. Alfre Woodard
[ Believe Believed Destructive Did Different Even Faiths God Him Many Never Punishing Rebellious Said Wanted]
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward. Ovid
[ Prince Punish Quick Reward Should Slow]
The death tax punishes the American dream - making it virtually impossible for the average American family to build wealth across generations. Kit Bond
[ Across American Average Build Death Dream Family Generations Impossible Making Punishes Tax Virtually Wealth]
The first and greatest punishment of the sinner is the conscience of sin. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Conscience First Greatest Punishment Sin Sinner]
That the saints may enjoy their beatitude and the grace of God more abundantly they are permitted to see the punishment of the damned in hell. Thomas Aquinas
[ Abundantly Damned Enjoy God Grace Hell May More Permitted Punishment Saints See Their]
I knew quite well, when I gave the names of our agents in the Soviet Union, that I was exposing them to the full machinery of counterespionage and the law, and then prosecution and capital punishment. Aldrich Ames
[ Agents Capital Exposing Full Gave Knew Law Machinery Names Our Prosecution Punishment Quite Soviet Them Then Union Well]
To punish the oppressors of humanity is clemency; to forgive them is cruelty. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Clemency Cruelty Forgive Humanity Oppressors Punish Them]
So the question is, First, Whether the civil magistrate hath power to force men in things religious to do contrary to their conscience, and if they will not to punish them in their goods, liberties, or lives? this we hold in the negative. Robert Barclay
[ Civil Conscience Contrary First Force Goods Hath Hold Liberties Lives Magistrate Men Negative Power Punish Question Religious Their Them Things Whether Will]
Disgrace does not consist in the punishment, but in the crime. Vittorio Alfieri
[ Consist Crime Disgrace Does Punishment]
But I knew if I ran I'd never be able to sing, so I had to take my punishment. Aaron Neville
[ Able Had Knew Never Punishment Ran Sing Take]
Unfortunately, opponents of online speech have decided to punish our changing technological world. Dennis Hastert
[ Changing Decided Online Opponents Our Punish Speech Technological Unfortunately World]
We are punished by our sins, not for them. Elbert Hubbard Religion
[ Our Punished Sins Them]
All persons harboring or secreting the conspirators or aiding their concealment or escape, will be treated as accomplices in the murder of the President and shall be subject to trial before a military commission, and the punishment of death. Edwin M. Stanton
[ Accomplices Before Commission Concealment Conspirators Death Escape Military Murder Persons President Punishment Secreting Shall Subject Their Treated Trial Will]
Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education. Zhuang Zi
[ Education Form Lowest Punishments Rewards]
Everywhere among the English-speaking race criminal justice was rude, and punishments were barbarous; but the tendency was to do away with special privileges and legal exemptions. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Among Away Barbarous Criminal English-Speaking Everywhere Exemptions Justice Legal Privileges Punishments Race Rude Special Tendency Were]
It is an open question whether any behavior based on fear of eternal punishment can be regarded as ethical or should be regarded as merely cowardly. Margaret Mead
[ Any Based Behavior Cowardly Eternal Ethical Fear Merely Open Punishment Question Regarded Should Whether]
Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished. Jeremy Bentham Legal
[ Ignorance Law Lawyers Only Persons Punished Whom]
If the executioner goes, my package will never be made public. If he doesn't go, it will be made public exactly fifty years from the day the bill for a moratorium on capital punishment is defeated. Caryl Chessman
[ Bill Capital Day Defeated Exactly Executioner Fifty Go Goes Made Moratorium Never Package Public Punishment Will Years]
If this work can contribute in any way toward proving this, and at the same time arouse the conscience of the American people to a demand for justice to every citizen, and punishment by law for the lawless, I shall feel I have done my race a service. Ida B. Wells
[ American Any Arouse Citizen Conscience Contribute Demand Done Every Feel Justice Law Lawless Proving Punishment Race Same Service Shall Time Toward Way Work]
If, as some suggest, capital punishment is legalized murder then jail is legalized kidnapping. Court.com, June 8, 2001 Airot Parker Wisdom
[ capital punishment murder]
We have a war dictator who was not elected, he snuck in. so he punishes people that threaten him in any way, or even say something he doesn't like. It has no resemblance to democracy. Joni Mitchell
[ Any Democracy Dictator Elected Even Him Punishes Resemblance Say Something Threaten War Way]
We are not punished for our sins, but by them. Elbert Hubbard
[ Our Punished Sins Them]
I was punished for blowing the whistle on my father's lifestyle. Tatum O'Neal Dad
[ Blowing Father Lifestyle Punished Whistle]
There's a simple way to solve the crime problem: obey the law; punish those who do not. Rush Limbaugh
[ Crime Law Obey Problem Punish Simple Solve Those Way]
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment. Ben Jonson
[ Delight Fury Itself Mind Punishment Turns Vice Vicious]
If the government is going to mandate levels and punish schools for failing, they should send that money to the school system. Robert Duncan
[ Failing Going Government Levels Mandate Money Punish School Schools Send Should System]
Men are not punished for their for sins, but by them. Kin Hubbard
[ Men Punished Sins Their Them]
People are, well, only human. We know that. The rule of law is borne out in identifying, condemning, and punishing those who violate the standards on which we all agree. This is exactly what we do in America. James Inhofe
[ Agree America Borne Condemning Exactly Human Identifying Know Law Only Out Punishing Rule Standards Those Violate Well Which]
God preordained, for his own glory and the display of His attributes of mercy and justice, a part of the human race, without any merit of their own, to eternal salvation, and another part, in just punishment of their sin, to eternal damnation. John Calvin
[ Another Any Attributes Damnation Display Eternal Glory God His Human Just Justice Mercy Merit Own Part Preordained Punishment Race Salvation Sin Their Without]
War should be made a crime, and those who instigate it should be punished as criminals. Charles Evans Hughes
[ Crime Criminals Made Punished Should Those War]
Sleep is a reward for some, a punishment for others. For all, it is a sanction. Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont
[ Others Punishment Reward Sanction Sleep Some]
Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it. Hannah More
[ Carries Drunk Getting Going Opera Own Punishment Sin]
Now, I - for several years while I was researching this book, I felt quite obsessed by thoughts about sentencing, punishment, how judges arrive at their decisions. Helen Garner
[ Arrive Book Decisions Felt How Judges Now Obsessed Punishment Quite Researching Sentencing Several Their Thoughts While Years]
Was it not enough punishment and suffering in history that we were uprooted and made helpless slaves not only in new colonial outposts but also domestically. Robert Mugabe
[ Also Colonial Domestically Enough Helpless History Made New Only Punishment Slaves Suffering Uprooted Were]
Happiness is not a reward - it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - it is a result. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Consequence Happiness Punishment Result Reward Suffering]
Atheism is aristocratic; the idea of a great Being that watches over oppressed innocence and punishes triumphant crime is altogether popular. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Altogether Aristocratic Atheism Being Crime Great Idea Innocence Oppressed Over Popular Punishes Triumphant Watches]
An energy tax punishes senior citizens, it punishes rural Americans, if you use electricity it punishes you. This bill will increase your cost of living and may kill your job. Newt Gingrich
[ Americans Bill Citizens Cost Electricity Energy Increase Job Kill Living May Punishes Rural Senior Tax Use Will Your]
AIDS is not just God's punishment for homosexuals; it is God's punishment for the society that tolerates homosexuals. Jerry Falwell
[ Aids God Homosexuals Just Punishment Society Tolerates]
Clever tyrants are never punished. Voltaire
[ Clever Never Punished Tyrants]
Nearly 60 years ago, the international community made a commitment to put an end to the crime of genocide by ratifying the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide. Alcee Hastings
[ Ago Commitment Community Convention Crime End Genocide International Made Nations Nearly Prevention Punishment Put United Years]
In its function, the power to punish is not essentially different from that of curing or educating. Michel Foucault
[ Curing Different Educating Essentially Function Power Punish]
Capital punishment is the source of many an argument, both good and bad. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Argument Bad Both Capital Good Many Punishment Source]
Well I certainly have learned and I hope I'm moving on and certainly two years of prison was a terrible punishment. Jeffrey Archer
[ Certainly Hope Learned Moving Prison Punishment Terrible Two Well Years]
In my childhood I always felt that I was treated unjustly, without a mother, sick, and with the threat of punishment in Hell hanging over my head. Edvard Munch
[ Always Childhood Felt Hanging Head Hell Mother Over Punishment Sick Threat Treated Unjustly Without]
Marriage resembles a pair of shears, so joined that they cannot be separated; often moving in opposite directions, yet always punishing anyone who comes between them. Sydney Smith Marriage
[ Always Anyone Between Cannot Comes Directions Joined Marriage Moving Often Opposite Pair Punishing Resembles Separated Shears Them Yet]
Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure. George Sand Work
[ His Man Pleasure Punishment Reward Strength Work]
Correcting bad habits cannot be done by forbidding or punishment. Robert Baden-Powell
[ Bad Cannot Correcting Done Forbidding Habits Punishment]
Almost every desire a poor man has is a punishable offence. Louis-Ferdinand Celine
[ Almost Desire Every Man Offence Poor]
Fear follows crime and is its punishment. Voltaire
[ Crime Fear Follows Punishment]
What grieves me most in my past offenses, O my loving God, is not so much the punishment I have deserved, as the displeasure I have given You, Who are worthy of infinite love. Alphonsus Liguori
[ Deserved Displeasure Given God Grieves Infinite Love Loving Most Much Offenses Past Punishment Worthy]
Well, there's no one at all, they do be saying, but is deserving of some punishment from the very minute of his birth. Lady Gregory
[ Birth Deserving His Minute Punishment Saying Some Very Well]
Suicide is possible, but not probable; hanging, I trust, is even more unlikely; for I hope that, by the time I die, my countrymen will have become civilised enough to abolish capital punishment. Laurence Housman
[ Abolish Become Capital Civilised Countrymen Die Enough Even Hanging Hope More Possible Probable Punishment Suicide Time Trust Unlikely Will]
A man's got to take a lot of punishment to write a really funny book. Ernest Hemingway
[ Book Funny Got Lot Man Punishment Really Take Write]
Countries and states which have capital punishment have a much higher rate of murder and crime than countries that do not, so that makes sense to me, and the moral question - I struggle with it morally. Charlize Theron
[ Capital Countries Crime Higher Makes Moral Morally Much Murder Punishment Question Rate Sense States Struggle Than Which]
Purity is not imposed upon us as though it were a kind of punishment, it is one of those mysterious but obvious conditions of that supernatural knowledge of ourselves in the Divine, which we speak of as faith. Impurity does not destroy this knowledge, it slays our need for it. Georges Bernanos
[ Conditions Destroy Divine Does Faith Imposed Kind Knowledge Mysterious Need Obvious Our Ourselves Punishment Purity Slays Speak Supernatural Those Though Upon Us Were Which]
Wickedness is its own punishment. Francis Quarles
[ Own Punishment Wickedness]
Death is not only an unusually severe punishment, unusual in its pain, in its finality and in its enormity, but is serves no penal purpose more effectively than a less severe punishment. William J. Brennan
[ Death Effectively Enormity Finality Less More Only Pain Penal Punishment Purpose Serves Severe Than Unusual Unusually]
I always wanted to be somebody. If I made it, it's half because I was game enough to take a lot of punishment along the way and half because there were a lot of people who cared enough to help me. Althea Gibson
[ Along Always Because Cared Enough Game Half Help Lot Made Punishment Somebody Take Wanted Way Were]
This resolution is further proof that Congress stands firmly behind our troops and remains resolved to pursue those responsible for the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, until they are discovered, detained, and punished. John Doolittle
[ Attacks Behind Congress Detained Discovered Firmly Further Our Proof Punished Pursue Remains Resolution Resolved Responsible September Stands Terrorist Those Troops Until]
All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets. Voltaire
[ Kill Large Murderers Numbers Punished Sound Trumpets Unless]
I wish you to inform the Court that my absence, though deliberate, is not intended in any way to be disrespectful. Nor is it prompted by any fear of the punishment which might be inflicted on me. Bram Fischer
[ Absence Any Court Deliberate Disrespectful Fear Inflicted Inform Intended Might Nor Prompted Punishment Though Way Which Wish]
Homelessness is a part of our American system. There should be nothing wrong with this condition as long as the individual is not sentenced to unnecessary suffering and punishment. Jerzy Kosinski
[ American Condition Homelessness Individual Long Nothing Our Part Punishment Sentenced Should Suffering System Unnecessary Wrong]
In order to drill into young men the need to stay alert and stay alive, I used to punish offenders with my fists, boots and rifle butt, and with stockade time. David Hackworth
[ Alert Alive Boots Drill Fists Into Men Need Offenders Order Punish Rifle Stay Time Used Young]
Laws undertake to punish only overt acts. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Acts Laws Only Overt Punish Undertake]
A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes. Burt Lancaster
[ Circus Confide Mother Punishes Rewards Whom]
As long as you have capital punishment there is no guarantee that innocent people won't be put to death. Paul Simon
[ Capital Death Guarantee Innocent Long Punishment Put Won]
To me it seems as plain as can be that the Bible declares that all the wicked will God destroy; again, that those who, during the Millennial age when brought to a knowledge of the truth, shall prove willful sinners will be punished with everlasting destruction. Charles T. Russell
[ Again Age Bible Brought Declares Destroy Destruction During Everlasting God Knowledge Plain Prove Punished Seems Shall Sinners Those Truth Wicked Will Willful]
A punishment to some, to some a gift, and to many a favor. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Favor Gift Many Punishment Some]
It is not the punishment but the cause that makes the martyr. Saint Augustine
[ Cause Makes Martyr Punishment]
Spare me through your mercy, do not punish me through your justice. Anselm of Canterbury
[ Justice Mercy Punish Spare Through Your]
In hell there is no other punishment than to begin over and over again the tasks left unfinished in your lifetime. Andre Gide
[ Again Begin Hell Left Lifetime Other Over Punishment Tasks Than Unfinished Your]
The Resistance is a moral certainty, not a poetic one. The true poet never uses words in order to punish someone. His judgment belongs to a creative order; it is not formulated as a prophetic scripture. Salvatore Quasimodo
[ Belongs Certainty Creative Formulated His Judgment Moral Never Order Poet Poetic Prophetic Punish Resistance Scripture Someone True Uses Words]
In America, educators punish those who actually think for themselves. There is only acceptance for popular opinion. Bryant H. McGill
[ Acceptance Actually America Educators Only Opinion Popular Punish Themselves Think Those]
Therefore, sins of sex are punished in this life to a greater degree than some other sins. Walter Lang
[ Degree Greater Life Other Punished Sex Sins Some Than Therefore]
There are no rewards or punishments - only consequences. William Ralph Inge
[ Consequences Only Punishments Rewards]
To be misunderstood can be the writer's punishment for having disturbed the reader's peace. The greater the disturbance, the greater the possibility of misunderstanding. Anatole Broyard
[ Disturbance Disturbed Greater Having Misunderstanding Misunderstood Peace Possibility Punishment Reader Writer]
I learned early about the misery and dangers of life, and about the afterlife, about the external punishment which awaited the children of sin in Hell. Edvard Munch
[ Afterlife Children Dangers Early External Hell Learned Life Misery Punishment Sin Which]
Never, ever deal with terrorists. Hunt them down and, more important, mercilessly punish those states and groups that fund, arm, support, or simply allow their territories to be used by the terrorists with impunity. Meir Kahane
[ Allow Arm Deal Down Ever Fund Groups Hunt Important Impunity More Never Punish Simply States Support Territories Terrorists Their Them Those Used]
Extraordinary afflictions are not always the punishment of extraordinary sins, but sometimes the trial of extraordinary graces. Matthew Henry
[ Afflictions Always Extraordinary Graces Punishment Sins Sometimes Trial]
The current system punishes communities which make the investment in creating landfills, only to have them filled by states which refuse to adequately address their waste issues. Paul Gillmor
[ Address Adequately Communities Creating Current Filled Investment Issues Make Only Punishes Refuse States System Their Them Waste Which]
I'm currently raising a 15 year old son and an 18 year old daughter, which a guess is my punishment for a wild youth! Gil Gerard
[ Currently Daughter Guess Old Punishment Raising Son Which Wild Year Youth]
If in my fight I can encourage even some people to understand and to abandon policies they now so blindly follow, I shall not regret any punishment I may incur. Bram Fischer
[ Abandon Any Blindly Encourage Even Fight Follow Incur May Now Policies Punishment Regret Shall Some Understand]
The weapon of suicide bombing is so desperate that you aren't even left with the possibility of taking revenge or punishing anyone; the terrorist is killed along with his victims, his blood mixing with theirs. A. B. Yehoshua
[ Along Anyone Blood Bombing Desperate Even His Killed Left Mixing Possibility Punishing Revenge Suicide Taking Terrorist Theirs Victims Weapon]
Punishment is justice for the unjust. Saint Augustine
[ Justice Punishment Unjust]
The idea that you earn things - that you earn respect, that you earn income, responsibility. the vote, punishment... these ideas are anathema to the liberal mind. Dennis Prager
[ Anathema Earn Idea Ideas Income Liberal Mind Punishment Respect Responsibility These Things Vote]
To punish a man because we infer from the nature of some doctrine which he holds, or from the conduct of other persons who hold the same doctrines with him, that he will commit a crime, is persecution, and is, in every case, foolish and wicked. Thomas Babington
[ Because Case Commit Conduct Crime Doctrine Doctrines Every Foolish Him Hold Holds Infer Man Nature Other Persecution Persons Punish Same Some Which Wicked Will]
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world. Oscar Wilde Dreams
[ Before Dawn Dreamer Find His Moonlight Only Punishment Rest Sees Way World]
We as a Congress have a moral obligation to bring justice to the families of these victims. Furthermore, as a society based on laws, we have a responsibility to ensure that criminals don't go unpunished. Bob Filner
[ Based Bring Congress Criminals Ensure Families Furthermore Go Justice Laws Moral Obligation Responsibility Society These Unpunished Victims]
One is punished by the very things by which he sins. Solomon Ibn Gabirol
[ Punished Sins Things Very Which]
It is folly to punish your neighbor by fire when you live next door. Publilius Syrus
[ Door Fire Folly Live Neighbor Next Punish Your]
And also they were absolutely brilliant in one way, you know: they knew how effective is not to punish somebody who is guilty; what Communist Party members could afford to do was mind-boggling: they could do practically anything they wanted - steal, you know, lie, whatever. Milos Forman
[ Absolutely Afford Also Anything Brilliant Communist Could Effective Guilty How Knew Know Lie Members Mind-Boggling Party Practically Punish Somebody Steal Wanted Way Were Whatever]
To work without attachment is to work without the expectation of reward or fear of any punishment in this world or the next. Work so done is a means to the end, and God is the end. Ramakrishna
[ Any Attachment Done End Expectation Fear God Means Next Punishment Reward Without Work World]
The genius of impeachment lay in the fact that it could punish the man without punishing the office. Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
[ Could Fact Genius Impeachment Lay Man Office Punish Punishing Without]
In addition, to punishing sexual offenders and protecting our children, we must also provide services, resources and counseling to the people who are victims of these horrible crimes. Jim Costa
[ Addition Also Children Counseling Crimes Horrible Must Offenders Our Protecting Provide Punishing Resources Services Sexual These Victims]
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others. Jules Renard
[ Also Failure Laziness Only Others Our Punishment Success]
Catholicism is not a soothing religion. It's a painful religion. We're all gluttons for punishment. Madonna Ciccone
[ Catholicism Painful Punishment Religion Soothing]
Rather let the crime of the guilty go unpunished than condemn the innocent. Justinian I
[ Condemn Crime Go Guilty Innocent Rather Than Unpunished]
Nations, like individuals, are punished for their transgressions. Ulysses S. Grant
[ Individuals Nations Punished Their Transgressions]
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. Buddha
[ Anger Punished Will Your]
Punishment is the last and the least effective instrument in the hands of the legislator for the prevention of crime. John Ruskin
[ Crime Effective Hands Instrument Last Least Legislator Prevention Punishment]
If the Old Testament were a reliable guide in the matter of capital punishment, half the people in the United States would have to be killed tomorrow. Steve Allen
[ Capital Guide Half Killed Matter Old Punishment Reliable States Testament Tomorrow United Were Would]
Prisons don't rehabilitate, they don't punish, they don't protect, so what the hell do they do? Jerry Brown
[ Hell Prisons Protect Punish]
I kind of think I'm going to live a long life as a punishment. Jessica Hahn
[ Going Kind Life Live Long Punishment Think]
I should not regret a fair and full trial of the entire abolition of capital punishment. James Madison
[ Abolition Capital Entire Fair Full Punishment Regret Should Trial]
Two of the cruelest, most primitive punishments our town deals out to those who fall from favor are the empty mailbox and the silent telephone. Hedda Hopper
[ Cruelest Deals Empty Fall Favor Most Our Out Primitive Punishments Silent Telephone Those Town Two]
Trials are no longer about freeing the innocent, punishing the guilty, and making restitution to the injured. They have devolved into a contest over who will win. Tammy Bruce
[ Contest Devolved Freeing Guilty Injured Innocent Into Longer Making Over Punishing Restitution Trials Will Win]
The principle inherent in the clause that prohibits pointless infliction of excessive punishment when less severe punishment can adequately achieve the same purposes invalidates the punishment. William J. Brennan
[ Achieve Adequately Clause Excessive Infliction Inherent Less Pointless Principle Prohibits Punishment Purposes Same Severe]
The act of policing is, in order to punish less often, to punish more severely. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Act Less More Often Order Policing Punish Severely]
The goal is justice, not executions. We all want to make sure the process is fair and that the right person is punished. These recommendations are essential to that goal. William Sessions
[ Essential Executions Fair Goal Justice Make Person Process Punished Recommendations Right Sure These Want]
There is no greater glory than love, nor any great punishment than jealously. Lope de Vega
[ Any Glory Great Greater Jealously Love Nor Punishment Than]
Vengeance is not the point; change is. But the trouble is that in most people's minds the thought of victory and the thought of punishing the enemy coincide. Barbara Deming
[ Change Coincide Enemy Minds Most Point Punishing Thought Trouble Vengeance Victory]
Those among them that have not received our religion do not fright any from it, and use none ill that goes over to it, so that all the while I was there one man was only punished on this occasion. Thomas More
[ Among Any Fright Goes Ill Man None Occasion Only Our Over Punished Received Religion Them Those Use While]
But this will not do, God will certainly punish you for stealing and for being unfaithful. Jupiter Hammon
[ Being Certainly God Punish Stealing Unfaithful Will]
Amnesty, n. The state's magnanimity to those offenders whom it would be too expensive to punish. Ambrose Bierce
[ Amnesty Expensive Magnanimity Offenders Punish State Those Too Whom Would]
That thing of hell and eternal punishment is the most absurd, as well as the most disagreeable thought that ever entered into the head of mortal man. George Berkeley
[ Absurd Disagreeable Entered Eternal Ever Head Hell Into Man Mortal Most Punishment Thing Thought Well]
The English sent all their bores abroad, and acquired the Empire as a punishment. Edward Bond
[ Abroad Acquired Bores Empire English Punishment Sent Their]
The way the terrorist is trained to operate, especially the suicide terrorists, makes punishment and the threat of punishment far less valuable to those who would prevent the crime. John Ashcroft
[ Crime Especially Far Less Makes Operate Prevent Punishment Suicide Terrorist Terrorists Those Threat Trained Valuable Way Would]
Baptists are very strong believers that the civil magistrate is ordained by God to punish those who do evil. Richard Land
[ Baptists Believers Civil Evil God Magistrate Ordained Punish Strong Those Very]
Only the man who has enough good in him to feel the justice of the penalty can be punished. William Ernest Hocking
[ Enough Feel Good Him Justice Man Only Penalty Punished]
Do you think that God will punish them for not practicing a religion which he did not reveal to them? Charles de Secondat
[ Did God Practicing Punish Religion Reveal Them Think Which Will]
I didn't really escape that gravity until I moved 300 miles south to go to college at 18, where authorship no longer seemed something liable to induce vengeful punishment. David Knopfler
[ Authorship College Escape Go Gravity Induce Liable Longer Miles Moved Punishment Really Seemed Something South Until Vengeful Where]
If programmers deserve to be rewarded for creating innovative programs, by the same token they deserve to be punished if they restrict the use of these programs. Richard Stallman
[ Creating Deserve Innovative Programmers Programs Punished Restrict Rewarded Same These Token Use]
There are a lot of messages that need to be sent to the criminal who is out there dealing in this on the streets of the United States. We need to send the message of swiftness and certain punishment. Bill McCollum
[ Certain Criminal Dealing Lot Message Messages Need Out Punishment Send Sent States Streets Swiftness United]
A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law. Kurt Huber
[ Attempt Breaks Criticism Each Every Freedom High However Imposing Improvement Justified Law Morally Most Plotting Punishments Speech State Suggestion Suppresses Terrible Treason Treats Unwritten Which]
Poverty is like punishment for a crime you didn't commit. Eli Khamarov
[ Commit Crime Poverty Punishment]
Long hair is an unpardonable offense which should be punishable by death. Steven Morrissey
[ Death Hair Long Offense Should Unpardonable Which]
They have shrunk from inquiry, though they have strained after punishment. I have in every shape dared the one, that I might, so far as lay in my power, be able to secure the other. Joseph Howe
[ Able After Dared Every Far Inquiry Lay Might Other Power Punishment Secure Shape Shrunk Strained Though]
Punishing abuse in Iraq should not return the U.S. to Sept. 10, 2001, in the way it fights al Qaeda, while Osama bin Laden and his top lieutenants remain at large and continue to plan attacks. John Yoo
[ Abuse Al Attacks Bin Continue Fights His Iraq Laden Large Osama Plan Punishing Qaeda Remain Return Sept Should Top Way While]
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets. Voltaire War
[ Forbidden Kill Large Murderers Numbers Punished Sound Therefore Trumpets Unless]
There is no person so severely punished, as those who subject themselves to the whip of their own remorse. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Own Person Punished Remorse Severely Subject Their Themselves Those Whip]
I wish to Christ I could make up a really great lie. Sometimes, after an interview, I say to myself, 'Man, you were so honest - can't you have some fun? Can't you do some really down and dirty lying?' But the puritan in me thinks that if I tell a lie, I'll be punished. Willem Dafoe
[ After Christ Could Dirty Down Fun Great Honest Interview Lie Lying Make Man Myself Punished Puritan Really Say Some Sometimes Tell Thinks Up Were Wish]
The school was prone to dishing out punishments for anything creative that didn't fit with expectation - I just followed the logic and figured the folk club was probably much the same. David Knopfler
[ Anything Club Creative Expectation Figured Fit Folk Followed Just Logic Much Out Probably Prone Punishments Same School]
The law condemns and punishes only actions within certain definite and narrow limits; it thereby justifies, in a way, all similar actions that lie outside those limits. Leo Tolstoy
[ Actions Certain Condemns Definite Justifies Law Lie Limits Narrow Only Outside Punishes Similar Thereby Those Way Within]
I propose a Constitutional Amendment providing that, if any public official, elected or appointed, at any level of government, is caught lying to any member of the public for any reason, the punishment shall be death by public hanging. L. Neil Smith
[ Amendment Any Appointed Caught Constitutional Death Elected Government Hanging Level Lying Member Official Propose Providing Public Punishment Reason Shall]
Many people secretly think that gays are a lot happier than they are, and want to punish them. George Weinberg
[ Gays Happier Lot Many Punish Secretly Than Them Think Want]
Guilt always hurries towards its complement, punishment; only there does its satisfaction lie. Lawrence Durrell
[ Always Complement Does Guilt Hurries Lie Only Punishment Satisfaction Towards]
As soon as men know that they can kill without fear of punishment or blame, they kill; or at least they encourage killers with approving smiles. Simone Weil
[ Approving Blame Encourage Fear Kill Killers Know Least Men Punishment Smiles Soon Without]
The estate tax punishes years of hard work and robs families of part of their heritage by imposing a huge penalty on inheritance after death - a tax on money that has already been taxed. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ After Already Been Death Estate Families Hard Heritage Huge Imposing Inheritance Money Part Penalty Punishes Robs Tax Taxed Their Work Years]
Capital punishment is as fundamentally wrong as a cure for crime as charity is wrong as a cure for poverty. Henry Ford
[ Capital Charity Crime Cure Fundamentally Poverty Punishment Wrong]
If my children do not behave according to Islam, if they do not pray for instance, I will punish them. Abu Bakar Bashir
[ According Behave Children Instance Islam Pray Punish Them Will]
The gods loves to punish whatever is greater than the rest. Herodotus
[ Gods Greater Loves Punish Rest Than Whatever]
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence, and to refrain from evil rather because of the punishment that it brings than because of its own foulness. Aristotle
[ Apt Because Brings Evil Fear Generality Men Naturally Own Punishment Rather Refrain Reverence Swayed Than]
And capital punishment, however ineffective it may be and through whatever ignorance it may be resorted to, is a strictly defensive act, - at least in theory. Benjamin Tucker
[ Act Capital Defensive However Ignorance Ineffective Least May Punishment Resorted Strictly Theory Through Whatever]
When you have a person in power who punishes people for speaking their mind, it's truly dangerous. Tim Robbins
[ Dangerous Mind Person Power Punishes Speaking Their Truly]
A lot of people run a race to see who is fastest. I run to see who has the most guts, who can punish himself into exhausting pace, and then at the end, punish himself even more. Steve Prefontaine
[ End Even Exhausting Fastest Guts Himself Into Lot More Most Pace Punish Race Run See Then]
All punishment is mischief; all punishment in itself is evil. Jeremy Bentham
[ Evil Itself Mischief Punishment]
The Indians began to be troublesome all around me, killing and wounding cattle, stealing horses, and threatening to attack us. I was obliged to make campaigns against them and punish them. John Sutter
[ Against Around Attack Began Campaigns Cattle Horses Indians Killing Make Obliged Punish Stealing Them Threatening Troublesome Us Wounding]
To believe in a just law of cause and effect, carrying with it a punishment or a reward, is to believe in righteousness. Ernest Holmes
[ Believe Carrying Cause Effect Just Law Punishment Reward Righteousness]
It is distressing to me that we live in an age in which we still must fight to protect our civil rights as Americans, in which a hate crime perpetrated against someone based their sexual orientation can go unpunished, and in which discrimination is being written into our laws. John Conyers
[ Against Age Americans Based Being Civil Crime Discrimination Distressing Fight Go Hate Into Laws Live Must Orientation Our Perpetrated Protect Rights Sexual Someone Still Their Unpunished Which Written]
We need criminals to identify ourselves with, to secretly envy and to stoutly punish. They do for us the forbidden, illegal things we wish to do. Karl A. Menninger
[ Criminals Envy Forbidden Identify Illegal Need Ourselves Punish Secretly Things Us Wish]
Our system is the height of absurdity, since we treat the culprit both as a child, so as to have the right to punish him, and as an adult, in order to deny him consolation. Claude Levi-Strauss
[ Absurdity Adult Both Child Consolation Culprit Deny Height Him Order Our Punish Right Since System Treat]
Only nature knows how to justly proportion to the fault the punishment it deserves. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Deserves Fault How Justly Knows Nature Only Proportion Punishment]
But it is important to observe that when Europe or the United Nations impose sanctions that are supposed to be aimed against a certain regime, usually generally millions of people end up being directly punished. Omar Bongo
[ Against Aimed Being Certain Directly End Europe Generally Important Impose Millions Nations Observe Punished Regime Sanctions Supposed United Up Usually]
There's been a lot said about Social Security reform. What has been left out of the debate is the double tax on Social Security benefits. I believe it's time to get rid of a tax that punishes seniors and discourages work and retirement savings. Rob Simmons
[ Been Believe Benefits Debate Discourages Double Get Left Lot Out Punishes Reform Retirement Rid Said Savings Security Seniors Social Tax Time Work]
I think capital punishment works great. Every killer you kill never kills again. Bill Maher
[ Again Capital Every Great Kill Killer Kills Never Punishment Think Works]
Hatred is self-punishment. Hosea Ballou
[ Hatred]
We do not consecrate the flag by punishing its desecration, for in doing so, we dilute the freedom this cherished emblem represents. William J. Brennan
[ Cherished Desecration Doing Emblem Flag Freedom Punishing Represents]
Fines are preferable to imprisonment and other types of punishment because they are more efficient. With a fine, the punishment to offenders is also revenue to the State. Gary Becker
[ Also Because Efficient Fine Fines Imprisonment More Offenders Other Preferable Punishment Revenue State Types]
I wanted to show that crime doesn't pay. If you are saved and accept the Lord, you cannot use that as an excuse to avoid punishment. Robert Duvall
[ Accept Avoid Cannot Crime Excuse Lord Pay Punishment Saved Show Use Wanted]
The long and distressing controversy over capital punishment is very unfair to anyone meditating murder. Geoffrey Fisher
[ Anyone Capital Controversy Distressing Long Meditating Murder Over Punishment Unfair Very]
I am, uh... a 6 foot tall woman, I feel like I'm a healthy size, I'm not anorexic; and I feel that people who aren't anorexic are punished... for not being anorexic. Kristen Johnston
[ Am Anorexic Being Feel Foot Healthy Punished Size Tall Uh Woman]
Ever since Eve started it all by offering Adam the apple, woman's punishment has been to supply a man with food then suffer the consequences when it disagrees with him. Helen Rowland
[ Adam Apple Been Consequences Disagrees Eve Ever Food Him Man Offering Punishment Since Started Suffer Supply Then Woman]
A wise man writes down what he thinks, a stupid man forgets what he thinks, a complete idiot punishes himself for what he thinks. Jason Zebehazy
[ Complete Down Forgets Himself Idiot Man Punishes Stupid Thinks Wise Writes]
Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men. There is a three year waiting list. Yakov Smirnoff
[ Crime Homosexuality List Locked Men Other Prison Punishment Russia Seven Three Up Waiting Year Years]
Love or not, I wouldn't subject a wife to the road. It's punishment. Billy Strayhorn
[ Love Punishment Road Subject Wife]
The method of collective punishment so far has proved effective. Moshe Dayan
[ Collective Effective Far Method Proved Punishment]
I have also seen it stated that Capital punishment is murder in its worst form. I should like to know upon what principle of human society these assertions are based and justified. Benjamin Tucker
[ Also Assertions Based Capital Form Human Justified Know Murder Principle Punishment Seen Should Society Stated These Upon Worst]
Punishment is lame, but it comes. George Herbert
[ Comes Lame Punishment]
If you're going to do something wrong, do it big, because the punishment is the same either way. Jayne Mansfield
[ Because Big Either Going Punishment Same Something Way Wrong]
As the bull market goes on, people who take great risks achieve great rewards, seemingly without punishment. It's like crime without punishment or sex without sin. Ron Chernow
[ Achieve Bull Crime Goes Great Market Punishment Rewards Risks Seemingly Sex Sin Take Without]
Admitting weakness seems to be such a severe psychic threat for Bush that when he makes a mistake it's safer just to reinforce it. The strategy creates a perverse system of rewards and punishments. Tina Brown
[ Admitting Bush Creates Just Makes Mistake Perverse Psychic Punishments Reinforce Rewards Safer Seems Severe Strategy Such System Threat Weakness]
A good deed never goes unpunished. Gore Vidal
[ Deed Goes Good Never Unpunished]
It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn't be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such. A poor man is despised the whole world over. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Ashamed Blunder Crime Despised Easy Enough Man Men Over Poor Poverty Punished Say Such Though Were Whole World]
Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence. Dorothy Dix
[ Always Confession Grave Keeps Own Punishment Secrets Silence Soul Takes Weakness]
I am passionately opposed to capital punishment, and I have been all my life. Richard Attenborough
[ Am Been Capital Life Opposed Passionately Punishment]
To sin offers repentance and forgiveness; not to sin offers only punishment. Jose Bergamin
[ Forgiveness Offers Only Punishment Repentance Sin]
Capital punishment is our society's recognition of the sanctity of human life. Orrin Hatch
[ Capital Human Life Our Punishment Recognition Sanctity Society]
As nations can not be rewarded or punished in the next world they must be in this. George Mason
[ Must Nations Next Punished Rewarded World]
I would like to see capital punishment suppressed in all democracies. Lionel Jospin
[ Capital Democracies Punishment See Suppressed Would]
And then ESPN fired me. I did not think that was a fitting punishment. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Did Espn Fired Fitting Punishment Then Think]
It resembles a pair of shears, so joined that they cannot be separated, often moving in opposite directions, yet always punishing anyone who comes between them. Sydney Smith
[ Always Anyone Between Cannot Comes Directions Joined Moving Often Opposite Pair Punishing Resembles Separated Shears Them Yet]
Every unpunished murder takes away something from the security of every man's life. Daniel Webster
[ Away Every Life Man Murder Security Something Takes Unpunished]
According to Islamic principles, when a man is accused of heresy, he is given the choice between repentance and punishment. Naguib Mahfouz
[ According Accused Between Choice Given Heresy Islamic Man Principles Punishment Repentance]
It is from the traditional family that we absorb those universal ideals and principles which are the teaching of Jesus, the bedrock of our religious faith. We are taught the difference between right and wrong, and about the law, just punishment and discipline. Kamisese Mara
[ Absorb Bedrock Between Difference Discipline Faith Family Ideals Jesus Just Law Our Principles Punishment Religious Right Taught Teaching Those Traditional Universal Which Wrong]
This country is becoming increasingly authoritarian. It's based on capital punishment. Kate Millett
[ Authoritarian Based Becoming Capital Country Increasingly Punishment]
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]
The bad guys don't always get punished and the good guys are not necessarily pure. Sam Waterston
[ Always Bad Get Good Guys Necessarily Punished Pure]
Punishment is now unfashionable... because it creates moral distinctions among men, which, to the democratic mind, are odious. We prefer a meaningless collective guilt to a meaningful individual responsibility. Thomas Szasz Society
[ Among Because Collective Creates Democratic Distinctions Guilt Individual Meaningful Meaningless Men Mind Moral Now Odious Prefer Punishment Responsibility Unfashionable Which]
God ceases to be God only for those who can admit the possibility of His non-existence, and that conception is in itself the most severe punishment they can suffer. Giacomo Casanova
[ Admit Ceases Conception God His Itself Most Non-Existence Only Possibility Punishment Severe Suffer Those]
I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment. George Orwell
[ Been Carried Classical Corporal Doubt Education Ever Out Punishment Successfully Whether Without]
Rewards and punishment is the lowest form of education. Zhuangzi
[ Education Form Lowest Punishment Rewards]
Evil gains work their punishment. Sophocles
[ Evil Gains Punishment Their Work]
There must be no worse punishment to a totalitarian nation than the withdrawal of capital. Jerzy Kosinski
[ Capital Must Nation Punishment Than Totalitarian Withdrawal Worse]
Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent. Emily Dickinson
[ Celebrity Chastisement Merit Punishment Talent]
No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the punishment, once a specific crime has appeared for the first time, its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been. Hannah Arendt
[ Appeared Been Commission Contrary Could Crime Crimes Deterrence Emergence Enough Ever First Initial Likely More Once Possessed Power Prevent Punishment Specific Than Time Whatever]
An absolutely necessary part of a writer's equipment, almost as necessary as talent, is the ability to stand up under punishment, both the punishment the world hands out and the punishment he inflicts upon himself. Irwin Shaw
[ Ability Absolutely Almost Both Equipment Hands Himself Inflicts Necessary Out Part Punishment Stand Talent Under Up Upon World Writer]
This is appalling. The idea that a person could be punished because of their religious belief and the idea they might be executed is just beyond belief. John Howard
[ Appalling Because Belief Beyond Could Executed Idea Just Might Person Punished Religious Their]
Guilt: punishing yourself before God doesn't. Alan Cohen
[ Before God Guilt Punishing Yourself]
Understand this law and you will then know, beyond room for the slightest doubt, that you are constantly punishing yourself for every wrong you commit and rewarding yourself for every act of constructive conduct in which you indulge. Napoleon Hill
[ Act Beyond Commit Conduct Constantly Constructive Doubt Every Indulge Know Law Punishing Rewarding Room Slightest Then Understand Which Will Wrong Yourself]
Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given, but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority, not a self-control which enhances our self-respect. Bruno Bettelheim
[ Authority Best Enhances Given Make May Obedience Obey Only Orders Our Punishment Self-Control Self-Respect Teach Us Which Will]
It seems proper, at all events, that by an early enactment similar to that of other countries the application of public money by an officer of Government to private uses should be made a felony and visited with severe and ignominious punishment. Martin Van Buren
[ Application Countries Early Enactment Events Felony Government Made Money Officer Other Private Proper Public Punishment Seems Severe Should Similar Uses Visited]
No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined. Paul Gallico
[ Baseball Cause Cleanly Crime Defined Dramatically Effect Game Motive Neat Punishment Result Tidy World]
Happiness is a monstrosity! Punished are those who seek it. Gustave Flaubert
[ Happiness Monstrosity Punished Seek Those]
We genuinely believe to this day that it was an honest genuine mistake and we never imagined the punishment would be eight months. The precedent dictated that it was unlikely to be that. We don't regret he played for that period. David Gill
[ Believe Day Dictated Eight Genuine Genuinely Honest Imagined Mistake Months Never Period Played Precedent Punishment Regret Unlikely Would]
I'll probably be punished for hard living. Tupac Shakur
[ Hard Living Probably Punished]
First of all, you look at Rocky films now, and if that isn't a cartoon series there isn't any cartoon series. I mean there's no way anybody is going to take that amount of punishment in fifteen rounds. Charles S. Dutton
[ Amount Any Anybody Cartoon Fifteen Films First Going Look Mean Now Punishment Rocky Rounds Series Take Way]
The law does not pretend to punish everything that is dishonest. That would seriously interfere with business. Clarence Darrow
[ Business Dishonest Does Everything Interfere Law Pretend Punish Seriously Would]
Peace cannot come from punishing the Palestinian people. Nick Rahall
[ Cannot Come Palestinian Peace Punishing]
Rather leave the crime of the guilty unpunished than condemn the innocent. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Condemn Crime Guilty Innocent Leave Rather Than Unpunished]
Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles... respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law... or, in a word justice. Max Nordau
[ Against Before Built Citizens Civilization Crimes Equality Good Human Justice Law Life Number Persons Principles Property Punishment Respect Ultimate Word]
Can someone within that society walk into the town square and say what they want without fear of being punished for his or her views? If so, then that society is a free society. If not, it is a fear society. Natan Sharansky
[ Being Fear Free Her His Into Punished Say Society Someone Square Then Town Views Walk Want Within Without]
Corporal punishment is as humiliating for him who gives it as for him who receives it; it is ineffective besides. Neither shame nor physical pain have any other effect than a hardening one. Ellen Key
[ Any Besides Corporal Effect Gives Hardening Him Humiliating Ineffective Neither Nor Other Pain Physical Punishment Receives Shame Than]
We don't want to go back to the same policies and the same practices that drove our economy into a ditch, that punished the middle class, and that led us to this catastrophe. We have to keep moving forward. David Axelrod
[ Back Catastrophe Class Ditch Drove Economy Forward Go Into Keep Led Middle Moving Our Policies Practices Punished Same Us Want]
The punishment should fit the crime and if a doctor or drug company does harm knowingly or negligently to a patient they should be compensated to make them whole. Corrine Brown
[ Company Compensated Crime Doctor Does Fit Harm Knowingly Make Patient Punishment Should Them Whole]
Punishment cannot heal spirits, can only break them. Barbara Deming
[ Break Cannot Heal Only Punishment Spirits Them]
But this is not to say that the society which inflicts capital punishment commits murder. Benjamin Tucker
[ Capital Commits Inflicts Murder Punishment Say Society Which]
Wouldn't want to write the X-Men, and I suppose the X-Men is the ultimate Marvel comic, and I really wouldn't want to go anywhere near it at all, although on the other had I wouldn't mind having a crack at something like the Punisher. Garth Ennis
[ Although Anywhere Comic Crack Go Had Having Marvel Mind Near Other Really Something Suppose Ultimate Want Write X-Men]
The gods had condemned Sisyphus to ceaselessly rolling a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless labor. Albert Camus
[ Back Ceaselessly Condemned Dreadful Fall Futile Gods Had Hopeless Labor More Mountain Own Punishment Reason Rock Rolling Some Stone Than Thought Top Weight Whence Would]
The refined punishments of the spiritual mode are usually much more indecent and dangerous than a good smack. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Dangerous Good Indecent Mode More Much Punishments Refined Smack Spiritual Than Usually]
I can take more punishment than anyone in the business. Ric Flair
[ Anyone Business More Punishment Take Than]
Circumstances define us; they force us onto one road or another, and then they punish us for it. Ivan Turgenev
[ Another Circumstances Define Force Onto Punish Road Then Us]
By the fulfillment of my legal and moral duty I think I have earned punishment just as little as the tens of thousands of dutiful German officials who have now been imprisoned only because they carried out their duties. Wilhelm Frick
[ Because Been Carried Duties Dutiful Duty Earned Fulfillment German Imprisoned Just Legal Little Moral Now Officials Only Out Punishment Tens Their Think Thousands]
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty man is acquitted. Juvenal
[ Acquitted First Guilty Heart His Man Own Punishment Verdict]
The word nobody wants to use, but you see if you are here illegally, that's the punishment, deportation. Tom Tancredo
[ Deportation Here Illegally Nobody Punishment See Use Wants Word]
No good deed goes unpunished. Clare Boothe Luce
[ Deed Goes Good Unpunished]
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Consequences Nature Neither Nor Punishments Rewards]
What becomes a crime deserving capital punishment when the tables are turned is a matter of small moment when the negro woman is the accusing party. Ida B. Wells
[ Accusing Becomes Capital Crime Deserving Matter Moment Negro Party Punishment Small Tables Turned Woman]
I should be very willing to redress men wrongs, and rather check than punish crimes, had not Cervantes, in that all too true tale of Quixote, shown how all such efforts fail. Lord Byron
[ Cervantes Check Crimes Efforts Fail Had How Men Punish Quixote Rather Redress Should Shown Such Tale Than Too True Very Willing Wrongs]
You must see the persons who are in charge - persons you can punish or vote for. Joschka Fischer
[ Charge Must Persons Punish See Vote]
I think we actually punish children out of their relationship with their bodies... we categorically separate mind and body and emotion and intellect. Susan Griffin
[ Actually Bodies Body Categorically Children Emotion Intellect Mind Out Punish Relationship Separate Their Think]
I think of Oprah as a Mother Joseph wannabe, a daytime oracle rewarding the good and punishing the bad. Margaret Carlson
[ Bad Daytime Good Joseph Mother Oprah Oracle Punishing Rewarding Think]
Let's not talk punishment. George Steinbrenner
[ Punishment Talk]