Sentences with Punishment, Punishment in a Sentence in English, Sentences For Punishment

Sentences with Punishment, Punishment in a Sentence in English, Sentences For Punishment


1. Their punishment was harsh, but just.

2. I’m firmly opposed to corporal punishment.

3. Now you must confess and take your punishment.

4. The punishment of every disordered mind is its own disorder.

5. History remembers him as the legend of cruel punishment giver.


6. Only nature knows how to justly proportion to the fault the punishment it deserves.

7. The man who has a conscience suffers whilst acknowledging his sin. That is his punishment.

8. No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes.

9. If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.

10. Being a Humanist means trying to behave decently without expectation of rewards or punishment after you are dead.

11. The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men.


12. Master Graves was incensed and said, as punishment for my disruption, I would have to write my letters an extra ten times that day.

13. One of the principal functions of a friend is to suffer (in a milder and symbolic form) the punishments that we should like, but are unable, to inflict upon our enemies.

14. To be misunderstood can be the writer’s punishment for having disturbed the reader’s peace. The greater the disturbance, the greater the possibility of misunderstanding.

15. The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence, and to refrain from evil rather because of the punishment that it brings than because of its own foulness.

16. Punishment is now unfashionable… because it creates moral distinctions among men, which, to the democratic mind, are odious. We prefer a meaningless collective guilt to a meaningful individual responsibility.