Thesaurus / right stuff

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But if the men have in them the right stuff, it is not so very difficult.
THEODORE ROOSEVELTTHEODORE ROOSEVELT
"It's the right stuff," she said, between laughing and crying.
LONDON'S HEARTB. L. (BENJAMIN LEOPOLD) FARJEON
This big, brown jenny was made of the right stuff, but evidently lacked training and experience.
ON A DONKEY'S HURRICANE DECKR. PITCHER WOODWARD
Would he regard me as the right stuff of which to make a man?
HUMPHREY BOLDHERBERT STRANG
As evidence that they both were of the right stuff, neither of them platitudinised: "It's a small world, isn't it?"
"I knew he was made of the right stuff," and the earl rejoiced greatly in the prowess of his favourite.
Make a young feller mad, hurt him good and plenty, and if he has the right stuff you make a man of him.
This, let me here state, will be found generally the right stuff for alpines and rockery plants.
"That's right; I can see you're the right stuff," remarked Mr. Baker, with a wink at his companions.
THE BOY FROM THE RANCHFRANK V. WEBSTER
The gipsy word for ale was quietly dropped in, and I ordered the right stuff as if nothing unusual had been said.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN

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