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I believe in something. But I don't believe that anything can hold a grudge for long enough to condemn its creation to eternal punishment. Nobody can hold a grudge that long, even God.
To believe in a just law of cause and effect, carrying with it a punishment or a reward, is to believe in righteousness.
I should not regret a fair and full trial of the entire abolition of capital punishment.
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.
Punishment is lame, but it comes.
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.
Only nature knows how to justly proportion to the fault the punishment it deserves.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
I've never been a believer in the physical punishment of children. I don't think it is necessary.
Gordon B. Hinckley
Just vengeance does not call for punishment.
All punishment is mischief; all punishment in itself is evil.
I don't believe in vengeance. Really, when all is said and done, I probably don't believe in punishment.
I can take more punishment than anyone in the business.
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty man is acquitted.
I contend that it's impossible to read the Sermon on the Mount and not come out against capital punishment.
My argument is not that I shouldn't have been punished, but that the punishment didn't fit the crime.
Catholicism is not a soothing religion. It's a painful religion. We're all gluttons for punishment.
The story of the Jews in the Bible is replete with incidents of their ingratitude to God for His gifts to them: incidents that just as repeatedly merit and receive punishment.
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.
It's actually a smarter crime because imagine if you rob a bank, or you're dealing drugs. If you get caught you're going to spend a lot of time in custody. But with hacking, it's much easier to commit the crime and the risk of punishment is slim to none.
Shame is a fitter and generally a more effectual punishment for a child than beating.
To sin offers repentance and forgiveness; not to sin offers only 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.
Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it.
I haven't took no punishment. There's nothing cool about taking punishment.
Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
According to Islamic principles, when a man is accused of heresy, he is given the choice between repentance and punishment.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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