Some of these quotes are positively chilling, even for a seasoned true-crime enthusiast like myself. I don't particularly enjoy getting into the minds of these twisted people too much. Ick! ~ JH
"I have too great a soul to die like a criminal."
~ John Wilkes Booth
"You can get much further with
a kind word and a gun than
you can with a kind word alone."
~ Al Capone
"All my life I wanted to be a bank robber.
Carry a gun and wear a mask. Now
that it's happened, I guess I'm just about
the best bank robber they ever had.
And I sure am happy."
~ John Dillinger
"Hate is more lasting than dislike."
~ Adolf Hitler
"Politics is when you say you are going
to do one thing while intending to do
another. Then you do neither what
you said nor what you intended."
~ Saddam Hussein
"If you think your boss is stupid, remember:
you wouldn't have a job if he was any smarter."
~ John Gotti
"I have a microphone on one ankle
and an ankle bracelet on the other,
so I'm well-balanced today."
~ Martha Stewart
"To me, death is not a fearful thing.
It's living that's cursed."
~ Jim Jones
"I believe in nothing."
~ Theodore Kaczynski
"We serial killers are your sons,
we are your husbands,
we are everywhere.
And there will be more of
your children dead tomorrow."
~ Ted Bundy
"We love death. The U.S. loves life.
That is the difference between us two."
~ Osama bin Laden
"Once I've done a crime, I just
forget it. I go from crime to crime."
~ Henry Lee Lucas
"I can't dislike you, but I will say this to you:
you haven't got long before you are all
going to kill yourselves, because you
are all crazy. And you can project it
back at me, but I am only what lives
inside each and every one of you."
~ Charles Manson
"Borrowing a page from U.S. foreign
policy, I decided to send a message
to a government that was
becoming increasingly hostile."
~ Timothy McVeigh
"I hear they burn for murder. Well,
they say it just takes a second to die."
~ Lee Harvey Oswald
"My opinion was that if we had a common
enemy, we should get together commonly."
~ Julius Rosenberg
"They can gas me, but I am famous.
I have achieved in one day what it
took Robert Kennedy all his life to do."
~ Sirhan Sirhan
"The women I killed were filth – prostitutes
who were littering the streets. I was
just cleaning up the place a bit."
~ Peter Sutcliffe
"I robbed them, and I killed them cold
as ice, and I would do it again, and I
know I would kill another person because
I've hated humans for a long time."
~ Aileen Wuornos
"I knew quite well, when I gave the names
of our agents in the Soviet Union, that I was
exposing them to the full machinery of
counterespionage and the law, and then
prosecution and capital punishment."
~ Aldrich Ames
"See you in the darkness."
~ Gary Gilmore