Quote by Stevie Smith
Love is not love that wounded bleeds And bleeding sullies slow. Come death within my hands and I Unto my love will go.
This quote emphasizes that true love, or the essence of love, does not cause pain or harm. Love that brings suffering and leads to hurt is not genuine. The speaker suggests that they would choose death rather than inflict any harm upon their beloved, highlighting the purity and selflessness of their love.
In order to judge of the form to be given to this institution the Senate, it will be proper to take a view of the ends to be served by it. These were,first, to protect the people against their rulers, secondly, to protect the people against the transient impressions into which they themselves might be led.