Punishment

This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty man is acquitted.

Juvenal

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Death Row inmates are almost twice as expensive to house each year as other inmates. Death penalty trials are much costlier than trials where execution is not a potential punishment and consume more time from judges, public defenders, and other legal personnel.

Reid Hoffman

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It is not the punishment but the cause that makes the martyr.

Saint Augustine

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Ever since Eve started it all by offering Adam the apple, woman's punishment has been to supply a man with food then suffer the consequences when it disagrees with him.

Helen Rowland

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A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.

Oscar Wilde

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Punishment is justice for the unjust.

Saint Augustine

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Punishment — quotes and aphorisms

You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.

Buddha

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Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.

Jules Renard

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Let the punishment match the offense.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Laws are sand, customs are rock. Laws can be evaded and punishment escaped but an openly transgressed custom brings sure punishment.

Mark Twain

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