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Punishment is justice for the unjust.
Punishment
St. Augustine

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Hatred is self-punishment. Hatred it the coward's revenge for being intimidated.
Hatred
Hosea Ballou

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Rewards and punishment is the lowest form of education.
Education
Chuang Tzu

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Let the punishment be proportionate to the offense.
Punishment
Marcus T. Cicero

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Just vengeance does not call for punishment.
Revenge
Pierre Corneille

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A man's got to take a lot of punishment to write a really funny book.
Comedy and Comedians
Ernest Hemingway

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Who with a little cannot be content, endures an everlasting punishment.
Discontent
Robert Herrick

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What do sad complaints avail if the offense is not cut down by punishment.
Complaints and Complaining
Horace

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There are no rewards or punishments -- only consequences.
Consequences
Dean William R. Inge

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Happiness is not a reward -- it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment -- it is a result.
Happiness
Robert Green Ingersoll

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In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are only consequences.
Consequences
Robert Green Ingersoll

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Sleep is a reward for some, a punishment for others. For all, it is a sanction.
Sleep
Isidore Ducasse, Comte De Lautreamont

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There is no greater glory than love, nor any great punishment than jealously.
Glory
Lope de Vega

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Catholicism is not a soothing religion. It's a painful religion. We're all gluttons for punishment.
Catholicism
Madonna

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All pain is a punishment, and every punishment is inflicted for love as much as for justice.
Pain
Joseph De Maistre

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Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it.
Opera
Hannah More

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Wickedness is its own punishment.
Evil
Francis Quarles

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Many without punishment, none without sin.
Punishment
John Ray

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

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Work is not man's punishment! It is his reward and his strength, his glory and his pleasure.
Work
George Sand

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A punishment to some, to some a gift, and to many a favor.
Death and Dying
Seneca

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The first and greatest punishment of the sinner is the conscience of sin.
Punishment
Seneca

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Only nature knows how to justly proportion to the fault the punishment it deserves.
Nature
Percy Bysshe Shelley

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This is the punishment of a liar: he is not believed, even when he speaks the truth.
Lies and Lying
The Talmud

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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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