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Madam, I have come from a country where people are hanged if they talk.
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.
If I ever saw an amputee getting hanged, I'd probably just start calling out letters.
Do not trust the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you or I were going to be hanged.
Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man.
When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
He who wishes to be rich in a day will be hanged in a year.
Leonardo da Vinci
It takes two to make a murder. There are born victims, born to have their throats cut, as the cut-throats are born to be hanged.
If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine! I know whose love would follow me still Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine!
Confess and be hanged.
I went out to Charing Cross to see Major General Harrison hanged, drawn, and quartered; which was done there, he looking as cheerful as any man could in that condition.
No man has ever yet been hanged for breaking the spirit of a law.
My parents led this double life. They were in the underground movement to bring down the Nazis. My father was hanged for being a traitor.
Veruschka von Lehndorff
Do not trust to the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you and I were going to be hanged.
Claude M. Bristol
If Bush and Blair are eventually put on trial for war crimes, I shall not be among those pressing for them to be hanged.
'Tis ill talking of halters in the house of a man that was hanged.
Miguel de Cervantes
In writing a little tragedy, 'The Gaol Gate,' I made the scenario in three lines, 'He is an informer; he is dead; he is hanged.' I wrote that play very quickly.
Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen.
In Shakespeare, unique individuals repudiate the stereotypes demanded by the structure of the play: Shylock commands our sympathy, Barnardine refuses to be hanged. Individuals trump the category.
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