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Of course, no one wants to ban the vote. Voting should remain available for sporting and recreational purposes. But certain types of votes clearly should be curtailed - 'assault votes,' for example, in which the only purpose of the vote is to harm others.
P. J. O'Rourke
Justice... is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.
Everyone who knows me will know the truth, which is that my children come first in my life and that I would never harm any child.
Here's to five miserable months on the wagon and the irreparable harm that it's caused me.
Perhaps it is impossible for a person who does no good to do no harm.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
May God our Lord never let me harm anyone when I cannot help him!
It is unacceptable, it is forbidden, to harm the innocent.
Uncertainty about sales impedes business planning and could harm capital formation just as much as uncertainty about inflation can create uncertainty about relative prices and harm business planning.
You know what else I've learnt? That it's all right not to ride the crest of the wave. Every time a wave comes along I retreat, and I haven't come to any harm yet.
If what the heart approves conforms to proper patterns, then even if one's desires are many, what harm would they be to good order?
The Giver of Existence is Eternally Existent; there is no harm, therefore, in the passing of beings, for the things that are loved continue to exist through the continuance of the One Who gave them existence, the Necessary Existent.
Where the suspect poses no immediate threat to the officer and no threat to others, the harm resulting from the failing to apprehend him does not justify the use of deadly force to do so.
Radiation doesn't recognize borders. A meltdown in Japan or India, say, is a danger to the whole world. Wind circulates the radiation everywhere. Water quality is affected. We all eat the same fish. We use products from all over the world - if something is contaminated, it will cause harm.
Where is the harm in the wireless industry?
No one can harm the man who does himself no wrong.
Innocence always calls mutely for protection when we would be so much wiser to guard ourselves against it: innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering the world, meaning no harm.
Don't even get me started. I'm not against all vegetarians. But if you're a vegetarian for ethical reasons, you may be causing more harm.
I often think that the prime directive for me as a teacher of writing is akin to that for a physician, which is this: do no harm.
When you look at the number of nuclear power plants in China and India, we can't afford not to pursue similar alternative energy sources. If we do not, it would do immense harm to the manufacturing industry in the Midwest.
Once we know our weaknesses they cease to do us any harm.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
Probably the greatest harm done by vast wealth is the harm that we of moderate means do ourselves when we let the vices of envy and hatred enter deep into our own natures.
I don't have a set of tenets, but I live an ethical life. I practice a humility that presupposes there's a power greater than myself. And I always believe, don't inflict harm where it's not necessary.
Michael J. Fox
A lot of people will call me nuts or crazy, but I've always been pretty stable. By some people's standards, I might be crazy. But I realize that I'm not going to harm anyone, and the only place that I live is within my own universe, really - so it's O.K.
In short, is not liberty the freedom of every person to make full use of his faculties, so long as he does not harm other persons while doing so?
No harm's done to history by making it something someone would want to read.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
George Washington Carver
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