“First do no harm” was where their practice of medicine began.
Addicts often become adept at lying and reluctant to tell the truth even when there is no harm in the truth.
Even supporters of the no campaign privately concede that having Cameron in town could harm their cause.
There is evil in the world, it suggests, and it will find you even in these new houses built to keep you safe from harm.
Once they learn about basic rights to health and freedom from harm, people themselves start to question their own behaviors.
If you find it impossible to deal with us, there is no harm done.
But there is no harm in my telling you whatever comes into my head!
Itll do no harm to go over and see Mr. Hardack, Ned insisted.
"May God keep him safe from all harm," was the utterance of many that day.
Oh, if any harm should befall her beautiful, darling Flossy!
Old English hearm "hurt, evil, grief, pain, insult," from Proto-Germanic *harmaz (cf. Old Saxon harm, Old Norse harmr, Old Frisian herm "insult; pain," Old High German harm, German Harm "grief, sorrow, harm"), from PIE *kormo- "pain."
Old English hearmian "to hurt" (see harm (n.)). It has ousted Old English skeþþan "scathe" in all but a few senses. Related: Harmed; harming.