"There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess."
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"Not failure, but low aim, is crime."
"The common argument that crime is caused by poverty is a kind of slander on the poor."
"We may live without friends; we may live without books. But civilized men cannot live without cooks."
"It is because they took the easy way out that rivers, and people, go crooked."
"He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it."
"It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury."
"Shining through tears, like April suns in showers, that labor to overcome the cloud that loads em."
"Only to have a grief equal to all these tears!"
"One weeps not save when one is afraid, and that is why kings are tyrants."
"Crises bring out the best in the best of us, and the worst in the worst of us."
"Crying is the refuge of plain women but the ruin of pretty ones."
"Every rascal is not a thief, but every thief is a rascal."
"Abscond. To move in a mysterious way, commonly with the property of another."
"The infectiousness of crime is like that of the plague."
"The world of crime is a last refuge of the authentic, uncorrupted, spontaneous event."
"My rackets are run on strictly American lines and they're going to stay that way."
"One crime is everything, two is nothing."
"The wrongdoer is more unfortunate than the man wronged."
"Like art and politics, gangsterism is a very important avenue of assimilation into society."
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