Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    We should be aided and not injured by that which is intended for our benefit.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    We ought to be favored, not Injured, by that which is intended for our benefit. (The species of bailment called "loan" must be to the advantage of the borrower, not to his detriment.) Story, Bailm. ยง 275. See 8 El. & BL 1051.