It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
India saw from the beginning, and, even in her ages of reason and her age of increasing ignorance, she never lost hold of the insight, that life cannot be rightly seen in the sole light, cannot be perfectly lived in the sole power of its externalities.
Most Americans, like most Japanese, view their dogs, cats, and other animal companions as family members, and rightly so.
Science is, rightly, searching for drugs to arrest ageing or to slow the advance of dementia. But the evidence suggests that many of the most powerful factors determining how you age come from what you do, and what you do with others: whether you work, whether you play music, whether you have regular visitors.
A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a devout manner.
Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim at some good; and for this reason the good has rightly been declared to be that at which all things aim.
Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.
Each day the world is born anew for him who takes it rightly.
For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
The main purpose of life is to live rightly, think rightly, act rightly. The soul must languish when we give all our thought to the body.