Sentence Examples

  • Nothing can rightly compel a simple and brave man to a vulgar sadness.
  • Schemes and devices for which he never rightly accounted to himself, but which formed the whole interest of his life, were constantly shaping themselves in his mind, arising from the circumstances and persons he met.
  • If the aim of the Russians consisted in cutting off and capturing Napoleon and his marshals--and that aim was not merely frustrated but all attempts to attain it were most shamefully baffled--then this last period of the campaign is quite rightly considered by the French to be a series of victories, and quite wrongly considered victorious by Russian historians.
  • If I remember rightly, we were sixty-six years old the day before yesterday.
  • Monsieur le Vicomte quite rightly supposes that matters have already gone too far.