Then I suppose that we ought to do good to the just and harm to the unjust?
But see the consequence:--Many a man who is ignorant of human nature has friends who are bad friends, and in that case he ought to do harm to them; and he has good enemies whom he ought to benefit; but, if so, we shall be saying the very opposite of that which we affirmed to be the meaning of Simonides.
He sought to placate her; he urged his friendly intentions, and craned his neck to have a look at Teeka's balu; but the she-ape was not to be persuaded that he meant other than harm
to her little one.
How could you harm
the little helpless one, that never did aught to injure you?" And while her tears fell like summer rain, she drooped in grief above the little bud, and sadly watched it fading in the sunlight; but Thistledown, heedless of the sorrow he had given, spread his wings and flew away.
“There can’t be any harm
in locking up a creatur’ that will enter the pound,” said the constable, laughing, and closing the stocks on them both.
You treat him as a monster, you speak of his crime, he has done you harm
and I find in you the same inexplicable pity that drove me to despair when I saw it in Christine!"
Not for some time would Johnny answer this question, and then only when Kennan told him that there was no harm
done and that he intended to let the black go.
I did not know, I did not mean any harm
,' they think it is all right.
"I love you all and have done no harm
to anyone; why must I suffer so?
His fancies had for the most part revolved about the unsettled political conditions of Henry's reign, for from these he felt he might wrest that opportunity which could be turned to his own personal uses and to the harm
, and possibly the undoing, of the King.
Trent had always felt that the man was his enemy - certainly the power to do him incalculable harm
, if not to altogether ruin him, was his now.
Be assured they will not harm
you unless you are scratched by them."