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If you can manipulate news, a judge can manipulate the law. A smart lawyer can keep a killer out of jail, a smart accountant can keep a thief from paying taxes, a smart reporter could ruin your reputation- unfairly.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Guilt is cancer. Guilt will confine you, torture you, destroy you as an artist. It's a black wall. It's a thief.
Want of money and the distress of a thief can never be alleged as the cause of his thieving, for many honest people endure greater hardships with fortitude. We must therefore seek the cause elsewhere than in want of money, for that is the miser's passion, not the thief s.
I am not going to Heaven because I have preached to great crowds or read the Bible many times. I'm going to Heaven just like the thief on the cross who said in that last moment: 'Lord, remember me.'
The most peaceable way for you, if you do take a thief, is, to let him show himself what he is and steal out of your company.
The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
When I was a lad in my 20s, as carefree and debonair as any other underpaid newspaperman, I happened to be a golfer who could flirt with par fairly often, and I was adventurous enough in those days to play any known or unknown thief who showed up at Goat Hills for whatever amount he fancied.
I've been falsely accused of drawing too much from real life. But I am a petty thief - I take little things. And, I mean, I can hardly write 10 words before I start to make things up. I start to invent, because that's what I want to do. I'm running away to an invented place.
When you snatch little pieces of other people's lives and try to palm them off as your own, that's more disgusting than anything. Robin Williams is a huge thief. Denis Leary is a huge thief. His whole stand-up career is based on Bill Hicks, a brilliant guy who died years ago.
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
If war comes upon us, it will come as a thief in the night.
Eamon de Valera
Opportunity makes a thief.
The great thieves lead away the little thief.
I'm going to Heaven just like the thief on the cross who said in that last moment: 'Lord, remember me.'
A selfish man is a thief.
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor has given me my brief.
Many a thief is a better man than many a clergyman, and miles nearer to the gate of the kingdom.
Being a hooker does not mean being evil. The same with a pick-pocket, or even a thief. You do what you do out of necessity.
Therefore, don't let sinners take courage to think they will be favoured like the thief on the cross; for we see on the other side, they may be like the hardened one, and reproach death itself.
He who receives money in trust to administer for the benefit of its owner, and uses it either for his own interest or against the wishes of its rightful owner, is a thief.
He who uses the office he owes to the voters wrongfully and against them is a thief.
A thief believes everybody steals.
E. W. Howe
What white man can say I never stole his land or a penny of his money? Yet they say that I am a thief.
Hunger makes a thief of any man.
Pearl S. Buck
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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