"I have always been a quarter of an hour before my time, and it has made a man of me."
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"The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings."
"Better never than late."
"I am a believer in punctuality though is makes me very lonely."
"If you're there before it's over, you're on time."
"Punctuality is the virtue of the bored."
"He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time."
"Punishment is justice for the unjust."
"Prisons are built with stones of Law. Brothels with the bricks of religion."
"Prisons don't rehabilitate, they don't punish, they don't protect, so what the hell do they do?"
"Hanging is too good for him said Mr. Cruelty."
"Then spare the rod and spoil the child."
"Hold you there, neither a strange hand nor my own, neither heavy nor light shall touch my bum."
"Let the punishment be proportionate to the offense."
"It is the crime not the scaffold which is the disgrace."
"Why not whip the teacher when the pupil misbehaves?"
"Thwackum was for doing justice, and leaving mercy to Heaven."
"In its function, the power to punish is not essentially different from that of curing or educating."
"Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen."
"One should not lift the rod against our enemies upon the private information of another."
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