There are more thieves than gallows.
Both the cross and the gallows are made of wood.
All criminals turn preachers under the gallows.
He who is destined for the gallows will not be drowned.
What good is a golden gallows if they are going to hang you.
There were once three brothers: a lie, theft and the gallows.
Save a thief from the gallows and he will cut your throat.
Gallows humor is part of having a doctor in the house. Deal with it.
As to my Title, I know not yet whether it will be honourable or dishonourable, the issue of the War must Settle it. Perhaps our Congress will be Exalted on a high Gallows.
A lost election can have the jolt of a drop through the gallows door, leading to a dark night of the soul in which the future presses down like a cloud that will never lift.
If we were brought to trial for the crimes we have committed against ourselves, few would escape the gallows.
One thing I would say is real cops have real gallows senses of humor and make incredibly funny and inappropriate jokes in the presence of dead people all the time.
They were being driven to a prison, through no fault of their own, in all probability for life. In comparison, how much easier it would be to walk to the gallows than to this tomb of living horrors!
Narrator: Thus... the first sound to escape Grenouille's lips sent his mother to the gallows.
Sir Wilfrid: [Leonard Vole has been acquitted] We've disposed of the gallows, but there's still that banana peel somewhere.
The path for those who go with the truth is not is not that smooth. Guns, crosses and hangmen in the gallows are waiting for them!
The funnel of my family’s salvation must continue narrowing towards the gallows. That journey cannot begin at the parted tips of another woman’s toes
Norrington: Gillette, Mr. Sparrow has a dawn appointment with the gallows. I would hate for him to miss it.
I always say, if you must mount the gallows, give a jest to the crowd, a coin to the hangman, and make the drop with a smile on your lips.
I don't think you're dying," I said. "I think you've just got a touch of cancer. He smiled. Gallows humor.
However, for all his affection and loyalty towards the animal, the dog would soon be leaving him - they would both be present at a celebratory dinner when they reached the roof, he reflected with a touch of gallows-humour, but the poodle would be in ...