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32 Greatest Quotes About Murder


Nothing gives a fearful man more courage than another's fear. Umberto Eco
Confusion now hath made his masterpiece. William Shakespeare
You wanted to kill your father in order to be your father yourself. Now you are your father, but a dead father. Sigmund Freud
Why do we electrocute men for murdering an individual and then pin a purple heart on them for mass slaughter of someone arbitrarily labeled “enemy? Sylvia Plath
I am almost convinced (quite contrary to opinion I started with) that species are not (it is like confessing a murder) immutable. Charles Darwin
Sometimes I feel like God…when I order someone killed – they die the same day. Pablo Escobar
Lies are the greatest murder. They kill the Truth. Socrates
To kill time is not murder, it's suicide. William James
Men should think twice before making widow hood woman's only path to power. Gloria Steinem
I should fancy, however, that murder is always a mistake. One should never do anything that one cannot talk about after dinner. Oscar Wilde
I shot a man in Reno just to watch him die. Johnny Cash
Kill you all!" The clown was laughing and screaming. "Try to stop me and I'll kill you all! Drive you crazy and then kill you all! You can't stop me! Stephen King
The most loving parents and relatives commit murder with smiles on their faces. They force us to destroy the person we really are: a subtle kind of murder. Jim Morrison
Seeing a murder on television... can help work off one's antagonisms. And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some. Alfred Hitchcock
Murder is like potato chips: you can't stop with just one. Stephen King
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets. Voltaire
Film your murders like love scenes, and film your love scenes like murders. Alfred Hitchcock
These hands belong to Rachel Joy Scott and will someday touch millions of people's hearts. Rachel Scott
How to Commit the Perfect Murder" was an old game in heaven. I always chose the icicle: the weapon melts away. Alice Sebold
What I feel is that if one has got to have a murder actually happening in one's house, one might as well enjoy it, if you know what I mean. Agatha Christie
We don't know if capital punishment is a deterrent, but we know that men we execute will not murder again. Mario Puzo
At the small table, sitting very upright, was one of the ugliest old ladies he had ever seen. It was an ugliness of distinction - it fascinated rather than repelled. Agatha Christie
One must never set up a murder. They must happen unexpectedly, as in life. Alfred Hitchcock
I forgive those who murder and steal because they did it out of necessity, but a traitor never. Emiliano Zapata
Another murder I committed made the front page. Eazy-E