Two wrongs do not make a right.
One of you will end up here next!
An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.
^I like that one.
I think it's funny that people consider putting someone out of our misery to be cruel punishment to THEM - but a lifetime in jail is actually acceptable.
You'd think that these people who value the "quality of treatment" would prefer a swift execution as opposed to a lifetime behind bars.
A screaming comes across the sky.
It has happened before, but there is nothing to compare it to now.Pynchon - Gravity's Rainbow
I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality. - MLK
I'm not quite sure I buy that. I look at America which is among the leaders in the world in murders per capita by country, and I ask myself "is American justice and investigation completely inept compared to other countries?" and I just can't draw a mark to that.Originally Posted by Hatuey
There has to be something. Switzerland is very prolific with firearms and they have among the lowest homicide rates in the world. Same with Israel.
Of course, Israel may be an exception to that. If I had a choice between being in a locked room with 1 Mossad agent or 10 CIA guys, I'd take the CIA and not look back. Outside of that though, there just has to be something else.
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)