- But the greatness and the goodness must have lain in the motive, for one fails to discern them either in the matter or in the manner of what was recommended. - "A Short History of the Book of Common Prayer", William Reed Huntington.
- I think it's to be recommended. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- Strange to say, his poverty and his scampishness and his lies almost recommended him to her. - "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.