Little thieves have iron chains; big thieves have gold ones.
Just because it's a world of thieves out there don't mean there ain't no rules to it.
There is honor among thieves.
All are not thieves that dogs bark at.
Carelessness is worse than a thieve.
There are more thieves than are hanged.
There are more thieves than gallows.
Old thieves make good jailers.
Thieves never steal bells.
Great thieves punish little ones.
The big thieves hang the little ones.
Whores and thieves are always very pious.
War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
A greedy father has thieves for children.
Office without pay makes thieves.
Lovers and thieves always look for darkness.
Who has many servants has many thieves.
Poverty makes thieves, like love makes poets.
Thieves don't like to see their comrades carrying the bags.
A hundred tailors, a hundred millers, and a hundred weavers make three hundred thieves.
Look not at thieves eating meat, but look at them suffering punishment.