Crime does not pay ... as well as politics.
Alfred E. Newman
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970)
Behind every great fortune there is a crime.
Honore de Balzac (1799 - 1850)
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
Voltaire (1694 - 1778)
Organized crime in America takes in over forty billion dollars a year and spends very little on office supplies.
Woody Allen (1935 - )
Crime butchers innocence to secure a throne, and innocence struggles with all its might against the attempts of crime.
Maximilien Robespierre (1758 - 1794)
The judge is condemned when the criminal is absolved.
Publilius Syrus (~100 BC)