Do one right

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Do one right to do one justice
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Quotations

  • C. H. Fowler
    C. H. Fowler
    “Do not always prove yourself to be the one in the right. The right will appear. You need only give it a chance.”
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Johann Sebastian Bach
    “There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.”
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel%20Butler
    “The advantage of doing one's praising for oneself is that one can lay it on so thick and exactly in the right places.”
  • Arthur Miller
    Arthur%20Miller
    “Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets.”

Usage

In literature:

I beg to set you right on one point in reference to the American robbers, which perhaps you do not quite understand.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
I never was one o' those to sew with a hot needle and a scorching thread, but I do my stent right along.
"Patty's Social Season" by Carolyn Wells
Here I want to emphasize that the word treat has but one meaning, that is to know you are right, and do your work accordingly.
"Philosophy of Osteopathy" by Andrew T. Still
Come right down this minute and see her, for she badly wants some one to do something for her.
"Girls of the Forest" by L. T. Meade
One must do what is right.
"Eve to the Rescue" by Ethel Hueston
It is their right and the world's right that they should be the ones to do it.
"The Lost Art of Reading" by Gerald Stanley Lee
How, then, do you know he is the right one?
"Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers" by Various
If any one had a right to the first prize it was I; but I make no fuss; I scorn to do so.
"The Sand-Hills of Jutland" by Hans Christian Andersen
Stingaree was right; it was only one man in thousands who could do unerringly what he had done that night.
"Stingaree" by E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
We do not certainly know whether there is any right one.
"The Will to Believe" by William James
But, in after life, how many fearful difficulties may arise, however one tries to know or to do what is right!
"The Crown of Wild Olive" by John Ruskin
Could that which was wrong for one Christian to do be right for an association of Christians?
"A Retrospect" by James Hudson Taylor
Now, a warrant is a writing that gives some one the right to do a thing or to enjoy it.
"The Farmer Boy, and How He Became Commander-In-Chief" by Morrison Heady
One can only do the best he can, and to be right all the time is a little too much to expect from any man.
"The Cattle-Baron's Daughter" by Harold Bindloss
We have paid every year our toll of a feather, an egg, and a young one, as it is only right we should do.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
But so long as I do stay here, I must be the one to decide what it is right for me to do.
"The Wall Between" by Sara Ware Bassett
Do you call that right or just, either one?
"The Free Range" by Francis William Sullivan
It does seem a horrible thing to do, but they're right, and it's one's duty.
"Hunting the Skipper" by George Manville Fenn
Of course I should have reloaded before I attempted this; but one does not always do the right thing, especially in a hot fight.
"Ben Comee" by M. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan
It is the pernicious doctrine that wrong doing by one can be set right by the sacrifice of another.
"Elementary Theosophy" by L. W. Rogers
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In poetry:

"I am still to have one little
Right: to set a threefold task:
You must do each jot and tittle
Of whatever I may ask."
"Twardowski's Wife" by Adam Mickiewicz
It is right to get up and do,
But why outstrip the rest?
Why should one of the many be one of the few?
Why should you think to be best?
"Willie's Question" by George MacDonald
"Now mark! I, being fevered, sick
(Most unblest also), at that sight
Brake forth, and cursed them--dost thou hear?--
One was my mother--Now, do right!"
"Stanzas In Memory Of The Author Of 'Obermann'" by Matthew Arnold
The Judges looked grave, as indeed well they might,
For one party was wrong, and the other not right;
The sweeper himself thought it cruel to sue
A man, just because he had nothing to do.
"Scire Facias" by John Gardiner Calkins Brainard
He guesses me right. "And a good one I'll claim
Do you happen to have any bad ones to tame?"
He says he's got one that's a good one to buck
And at throwing good riders he's had lots of luck.
"The Strawberry Roan" by Curley Fletcher
Or do you think 't too soon to yield,
And quit the field?
Nor is that right, they yield that first entreat;
Once one may crave for love,
But more would prove
This heart too little, that too great.
"If you refuse me once, and think again" by John Suckling

In news:

(CBS News) Okay, stop whatever you're doing right now, because this one is going to blow you away.
I'll Veto A ' One-Sided Deal,' It's Time 'To Do What's Right'.
But before you answer that question, ask another one: how do you find the right doctor.
For one thing, the well-to-do have just as much of a right to be miserable as anybody else, and their woes can be every bit as interesting.
We have not yet partnered with lawyers from one of our client's law departments in a pro bono project , but we are looking for the right opportunity to do so.
BusinessWeek's Tim Mullaney writes: Like my story in this week's magazine says, the one thing I do know is that if I'm a home buyer right now, I have my hand out.
Now, don't consider one of 'the best d.j.s' but I don't see anything wrong with trying to do things right.
"The question is, do you find the right one for your life or not.".
It doesn't matter if you are a staff of one or 1,000, you can do the same by identifying your markets and refining your approach to build the right clientele in an efficient manner.
This is the RIGHT way to do Prom NOT spending over $500 for a "one time wear" dress, limos, pristine tuxedos…The Empty Bottle played host April 14 to a lively group of undead revelers.
Although they've been maligned by at least one corporate media outlet for doing so, three state lawmakers are standing up for Oklahoma women's rights by fighting absurdity with absurdity.
When you look at the people who will be honored Monday night as Community Stars, you will find they have one thing in common: they do the right thing simply because it is the right thing to do.
Having something to do with the Christian Right's illogical argument against evolution, the Denton band's year-old disc moves like deep thinking: contemplative and light one minute, defensive and heavy the next.
Allen Iverson is saying all the right things and doing all the right things but there's one thing that has been missing since he joined the Detroit Pistons: he's not being Allen Iverson.
Them boys have done it again, check out Birdman and The Boss Ricky Rozay doing it with a hot new video for one of the hottest songs in the club right now.
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In science:

Since the product topology, by definition, does not use any information about v in comparing x and x′ , one has no choice but to use Lorentzian distance to do the latter, which leads us right back to the infinities we were trying to avoid.
Causal set as a discretized phase spacetime
On the left hand side, one has to sum over all indices that do not appear on the right hand side.
Notes on TQFT Wire Models and Coherence Equations for SU(3) Triangular Cells
Of course, one example is not enough to infer the converging properties of the t-model especially since we do not know if it converges to the right solution after the singularity. A related issue is the amount of mass concentrated at the blow-up point and how much mass is ejected at the singularity instant.
Numerical computation of solutions of the critical nonlinear Schrodinger equation after the singularity
Zagrebaev taught us that the timedependent Schr¨odinger equation shows us (only if you ask it right) that at low-energy collisions nucleons do not “jump” from one nucleus to another.
Fusion11 Conference Summary
As we will discuss further below, although we do not do so here the test we develop could in principle be used to determine which (if any) of these scalings is the right one for the minimal ε.
Evolution of isolated overdensities as a control on cosmological N body simulations
If one picks some other gauge configurations from the updating series, the numbers in tables 3 and 4 do not change more than 20-30% and the ratios between the left two and right two columns even less.
Quadratically optimized polynomials for fermion simulations
If we do not excite the right movers and let the left movers carry the given momentum, then we will have states with half the maximal supersymmetry: The right supercharges will annihilate the state and the left ones will not.
The Quantum Physics of Black Holes: Results from String Theory
In financial markets, options are contracted between two parties in which one party has the right but not the obligation to do something, usually to buy or sell some underlying asset.
Option Pricing from Path Integral for Non-Gaussian Fluctuations. Natural Martingale and Application to Truncated L\'evy Distributions
Recent analysis shows that it is possible to obtain the right baryon asymmetry of order one part in 1010 . (4) Do MSSM flat directions run ? One has to consider the running of the soft terms for the MSSM flat directions, φ |φ|2 term.
Early Universe cosmology and supergravity
We do not lose generality by choosing the direction of the work-extraction to be the same as one of the measurement axes, that is ~u in Eq. (6), as it is the right choice in detecting singlet-type bipartite entanglement.
Work extraction from tripartite entanglement
However, SM7 will not be satisfied, because it is easy to produce examples where the (derived) mapping spaces do not have the right homotopy type (or one can directly verify that SM7 fails).
Notes on 2-groupoids, 2-groups and crossed-modules
Therefore, their Poisson brackets are determined by the structure constants of this group (and the mutual Poisson brackets between Σ and bΣ-quantities do vanish of course, because the left translations commute with the right ones).
Classical and Quantized Affine Models of Structured Media
This fact combined with (21) will lead to the desired estimate NF ∗∗ (~l)(~x) ≤ kYj=1 NFj (lj ) (~x)!1/2 Note that the sum of the exponents on the right hand side equals the rank k/2 (and this is the best one can do).
Multilinear singular operators with fractional rank
We do not think that there is ‘one right metric’.
A rule of thumb for riffle shuffling
We do not wish to use an expression corresponding to (3) to the right of the boundary, because that would involve φ3 , and lead to a stencil that extended more than one leg from the node (1) under consideration.
Cartesian Coordinate, Oblique Boundary, Finite Differences and Interpolation
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