It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right.
For the pear orchard a warm situation is very desirable, with a soil deep, substantial, and thoroughly drained.
She said she did not consider a degree of any real value, but thought it was much more desirable to do something original than to waste one's energies only for a degree.
Secrecy, while occasionally necessary, is less desirable than openness.
The best form of stove is that with which perfect combustion is most nearly attained, and to which a pan of water is affixed to supply a desirable humidity to the air, the gas having the effect of drying the atmosphere.