What I say is that, if a fellow really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent sort of fellow.
Writing an encyclopedia is hard. To do anywhere near a decent job, you have to know a great deal of information about an incredibly wide variety of subjects. Writing so much text is difficult, but doing all the background research seems impossible.
I'm a pretty decent cook. I like to grill. I have a smoker that I love. I love me some steak. And I'll make a huge salad with a ton of vegetables.
All's the government should do is keep the taxes and regulations at a manageable rate, keep a decent standing army and get out of the way.
The American dream always meant that anybody willing to put in a hard day's work could make a decent living. That's just not true anymore for people without at least some post-high school education.
You can't have a decent food culture without a decent coffee culture: the two things grow up together.
I play guitar, and I'm a decent basketball player - people like to play on my team.
A decent man who doesn't consider himself a bigot can indeed be trained to behave like a bigot if he welcomes feedback exclusively from those who consider bigotry no big deal or, indeed, an attribute to be admired.
Part of the reason a hit show is a hit show is because of the people - good, solid, decent people.
I would definitely recommend getting a decent electric mixer. A good quality non-stick baking mat is also essential for creating those impressive desserts.