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Quotes of pleased

  1. In LA I was watching At the Movies with Ebert and Roper, it was, nice to see them differentiate between the subject matter and the art form of making the film, and they both gave it thumbs up, and I was kind of pleased at their honesty as far as reviewers go. – Michael Berryman
  2. I sat with him for three hours and we did not exchange a single word. At the end he handed me, as he had done before, an envelope with money in it. It would have been much nicer if he had enclosed a greeting or a loving word. I would have been so pleased if he had. – Eva Braun
  3. Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels, who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased one must please. What pleases you in others, will in general please them in you. – Lord Chesterfield
  4. The man who seeks to please God is the man who people are pleased with. The man who seeks to please others won't satisfy anyone. – Edwin Louis Cole
  5. The earth was made so various, that the mind Of desultory man, studious of change, And pleased with novelty, might be indulged. – William Cowper
  6. I don't like Tommy on Broadway at all. I like the music, I'm pleased with Pete's success but I don't like what they've done to it. – Roger Daltrey
  7. It has pleased and interested me to see how I could get along under difficult circumstances and with so much discomfort but as I say I was not sent out here to improve my temper or my health or to make me more content with my good things in the East. – Richard H. Davis
  8. To conquer the command of the air means victory; to be beaten in the air means defeat and acceptance of whatever terms the enemy may be pleased to impose. – Giulio Douhet
  9. I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding. – Epicurus
  10. I performed in Sydney some years ago for the Sydney Festival and I am just so pleased to be returning to the wonderful Sydney Opera House and also performing in Melbourne for the first time. – Lesley Garrett
  11. Nature should have been pleased to have made this age miserable, without making it also ridiculous. – Elizabeth Hardwick
  12. When you're drowning, you don't say 'I would be incredibly pleased if someone would have the foresight to notice me drowning and come and help me,' you just scream. – John Lennon
  13. It was all so far away- there was quiet and an untouched feel to the country and I could work as I pleased – Georgia O'Keeffe
  14. To be beyond any existing classification has always pleased me. – Boyd Rice
  15. I was very pleased you know, and I was afraid that I might stick out, but I didn't. My happiest thing about that picture is that I proved that American actors can speak as well and also fit in with an ensemble like that. – Rod Steiger

Usage examples for pleased

  1. And she was so pleased over it! – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  2. He was only too pleased – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  3. Will you be pleased to try them? – Flemish Legends by Charles de Coster
  4. I am so glad you like her, Neville, and Edna looked very pleased – Our Bessie by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  5. Oh, they're pleased too, are they? – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  6. This pleased the husband right well. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  7. Well, I've lost it, and I'm not at all pleased to have lost it. – The Nest, The White Pagoda, The Suicide, A Forsaken Temple, Miss Jones and The Masterpiece by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  8. Nothing in the world pleased them half so well as the sight of their own words in print. – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  9. I can't tell you how pleased I am to have it! – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  10. A little while after, she said to me, Our master is better pleased with me. – The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete by Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
  11. " Oh, I was much pleased with him. – Minnie's Sacrifice by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  12. She laughed a little; in her heart she was pleased but she only said, " I don't; I know what it really is." – The Good Comrade by Una L. Silberrad
  13. Let her hate him if she pleased – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  14. I should be pleased to take ye, if ye'd like to go. – Deephaven and Selected Stories & Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  15. Well pleased with what he had done, he went to bed again to his wife. – The Blue Fairy Book by Various
  16. Mrs Ingleton, I know, is very pleased – Roger Ingleton, Minor by Talbot Baines Reed
  17. On that she could go not only where she pleased but- what is even more to the point- with whom she pleased – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  18. Indeed, I am very glad that you are pleased with my poor little house. – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  19. But Julia knew he was not pleased – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  20. There is the forest, and there is the cloud, so be pleased to look between the two. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy

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