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The more laws and order are made prominent,The more thieves and robbers there will be.

Lao tzu

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.


I've known that guy for over 10 years, and he's been stealing jokes and denying it from Day One, ... Joke thieves are a huge problem in the stand-up comedy community, and every now and then one of them becomes successful. That's what you're looking at here with 'Carlos.'

Joe Rogan

Listen Like Thieves.


I recognize in thieves, traitors and murderers, in the ruthless and the cunning, a deep beauty-a sunken beauty.

Jean Genet

People that do these sorts of things are a burden on all of us quite frankly. We all pay higher insurance costs. We pay for security systems. Thieves should be locked up as far as I'm concerned.

Jon Mcmullen

I think that they're thieves and I think that they need to go to jail for a very long time and never be allowed to do this to another innocent victim in this city or elsewhere.

Laura Epley

It deters thieves because they don't want to steal something that's been engraved or marked, where it can actually be identified with a specific person.

Sgt. Wes Foster

Most of them, ... appear to be just plain thieves.

Alan Paller

While this technology expands accessibility and productivity, it introduces complexity and security risk as wireless networks and handheld mobile devices become a new target for hackers and thieves.

Sarah Hicks

He was not in bed with the thieves.

William Petrillo

ETHNOLOGY, n. The science that treats of the various tribes of Man, as robbers, thieves, swindlers, dunces, lunatics, idiots and ethnologists.

Ambrose Bierce

People are getting a little more savvy in understanding that identity thieves do this.

Timothy Shanahan

We need to jointly create an atmosphere, which supports the righteous deeds and frightens thieves. Only in this way, the world can be a safe one without thieves.

Yuan Guodong

No one should be able to peddle your private information for a profit without your express permission. Giving out this information to anyone who can pay the fee is a license to arm stalkers, criminals and identity thieves.

Bob Gammage

I am one of those who believe that spiritual progress is a rule of human life, but the approach to perfection is slow and painful. If a woman elevates herself in one respect and is retarded in another, it is because the rough trail that leads to the mountain peak is not free of ambushes of thieves and lairs of wolves.

Kahlil Gibran

He had to be carried out on a stretcher and (Bailey) was hobbling around on one foot. I have no use for thieves whatsoever. But it is the principle of this thing. It was brutality. Something needs to be done about this.

Charles Greene

If you are hit by identity thieves, time is of the essence. These guys are fast.

Mark Durham

Crooks! Thieves! Hang ?em all!.

Bob Reed

The day is for honest men, the night for thieves.