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No human being is innocent, but there is a class of innocent human actions called Games.
Games
W. H. Auden

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Experience that destroys innocents also leads one back to it.
Experience
James Baldwin

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He that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent. [Proverbs 28:20]
Riches
Bible

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It is better that ten guilty persons escape than one innocent suffer
Suffering
Sir William Blackstone

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The innocent is the person who explains nothing.
Innocence
Albert Camus

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One threatens the innocent who spares the guilty.
Innocence
Sir Edward Coke

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The innocent seldom find an uncomfortable pillow.
Conscience
William Cowper

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Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.
Justice
Daniel Defoe

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Innocent as a dove you will harm no one, but wise as a serpent no one will harm you.
Innocence
Haug

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He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy wall of brass.
Innocence
Horace

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Now and then an innocent man is sent to the legislature.
Politicians and Politics
Kin Hubbard

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If the wife sins, the husband is not innocent.
Men and Women
Italian Proverb

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There are few ways in which a man can be more innocently employed than in getting money.
Money
Samuel Johnson

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There are crimes which become innocent and even glorious through their splendor, number and excess.
Crime and Criminals
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.
Saints
George Orwell

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To be innocent is to be not guilty; but to be virtuous is to overcome our evil inclinations.
Virtue
William Penn

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We can not play innocents abroad in a world that is not innocent.
World
Ronald Reagan

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He who repents of having sinned is almost innocent.
Repentance
Seneca

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Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.
Power
Jonathan Swift

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If you would live innocently, seek solitude.
Innocence
Publilius Syrus

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Pain forces even the innocent to lie.
Lies and Lying
Publilius Syrus

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To confess a fault freely is the next thing to being innocent of it.
Confession
Publilius Syrus

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The innocent are free from fear, but the guilty always the dread of punishment before their eyes.
Fear
Source Unknown

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The essential self is innocent, and when it tastes its own innocence knows that it lives for ever.
Innocence
John Updike

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