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A Quote by William Shakespeare on fear, guilt, mind, and suspicion

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief doth fear each bush an officer.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on disaster and guilt

We make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and the stars; as if we were villians by compulsion.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: King Lear

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A Quote by William Shakespeare on defeat and guilt

My stronger guilt defeats my strong intent.

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: HAMLET, Act 3, Scene 3

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A Quote by Walter Dill Scott on guilt, mankind, men, needs, and power

The race of mankind would perish did they cease to aid each other. We cannot exist without mutual help. All therefore that need aid have a right to ask it from their fellow-men; and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt.

Walter Dill Scott (1869 - 1955)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on guilt, innocence, and risk

It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: Zadig

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A Quote by unknown on disillusionment, enthusiasm, guilt, innocence, praise, and punishment

The six phases of a project: 1. Enthusiasm 2. Disillusionment 3. Panic 4. Search for the Guilty 5. Punishment of the innocent 6. Praise and Honors for the Non-Participants

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A Quote by Anne Rice on guilt, love, and mercy

Merciful gods, how you love your precious guilt.

Anne Rice (1941 -)

Source: Interview With the Vampire

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A Quote by Ulysses S. Grant on duty and guilt

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Let no guilty man escape, if it can he avoided. . . . No personal consideration should stand in the way of performing a public duty.

Ulysses S. Grant (1822 - 1885)

Source: Indorsement of a Letter relating to the Whiskey Ring, 29 July 1875

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A Quote by Thurgood Marshall on belief, concern, danger, defense, failure, guilt, insanity, and punishment

[Jurors who are opposed to capital punishment are] more likely to believe that a defendant's failure to testify is indicative of his guilt, more hostile to the insanity defense, more mistrustful of defense attorneys and less concerned about the danger of erroneous convictions.

Thurgood Marshall (1908 - 1993)

Source: Dissenting opinion in 6-3 ruling regarding juries in capital cases, 5 May 86

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A Quote by Theodore Roosevelt on guilt and present

When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer "Present" or "Not Guilty."

Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919)

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