But some acts may be required, or at least commendable, regardless of their results.
Many of the emails said that while all of their other actions are abhorrent, the burning of Korans is commendable.
Siegel obviously believes this to be a commendable attitude.
Indeed, Americans are doing a commendable job at keeping up with financial obligations.
Still, even the most commendable loyalty does not compel dishonesty.
Collectively, they are commendable, especially those located in country places, away from scenes of dissipation and profligacy.
Surely these are most commendable features of any course of study.
The attitude of the people as soon as the news spread was commendable.
Still, it was a commendable effort in the boy to try to improve his mind.
After luncheon on Sunday, Mr. Delane had a nap, as his commendable custom was.