Quotes with rightly
Now I saw, though too late, the folly of beginning a work before we count the cost, and before we judge rightly of our own strength to go through with it.
Robinson Crusoe (1719)
The constraint of receiving and holding an opinion by authority, was rightly called imposition.
Of the Conduct of the Understanding
Men are never so likely to settle a question rightly as when they discuss it freely.
The present time is the raw material out of which we make whatever we will. Do not brood over the past, or dream of the future, but seize the instant and get your lesson from the hour. The man is yet unborn who rightly measures and fully realizes the value of an hour.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
If he were alive today, I believe he would remind us that the unemployed worker can rightly challenge the excesses of Wall Street without demonizing all who work there.
At King Memorial dedication (October 16, 2011)
Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.