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Delighted Quotes

We’ve collected the best Delighted Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Peter Asher, Joanna Garcia, Adele, Diego Della Valle, Bruce Dickinson. Use them as an inspiration.

Well, in the sense that we do not tour or record together anymorethen I suppose not. But if our old recordings get heard more we shall be delighted.
Peter Asher
If you come up to me in the street, I am going to be delighted to meet you. I became a television star to entertain people, to spread goodness into the world.
I’ve got some news… I’m delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together. I wanted you to hear the news direct from me, obviously we’re over the moon.
My father wasn’t absolutely delighted. He wanted me to become a lawyer. I studied law, but I thought the shoe business was more exciting.
Iron Maiden is an institution, and I’m delighted that I’m involved in it, but there was a time that I wasn’t delighted so I quit.
The first proper mystery novel that I read was ‘Murder On the Orient Express’ with a gaunt David Niven and a cherubic Peter Ustinov on the cover. ‘Orient Express,’ you’ll recall, is the one where everyone did it, which delighted me no end, and I was immediately hooked.
It’s a very open-armed experience in Australia – you feel immediately welcomed – I felt being here for three monthshonoured, delighted, proud.
I am delighted to round off my military life safely, thanks to those who have taken good care of me like my family.
Joo Won
My disorder has been attended with several symptoms of a consumption; and I have been at times apprehensive that my great change was at hand: yet blessed be God, I have never been affrighted; but, on the contrary, at times much delighted with a view of its approach.
If I could travel through time, I wouldn’t go back and change anything in my life, because I’m delighted with the way it’s turned out.
I am not expecting anyone to feel sorry for me, but when friends ask how it feels to be a debut novelist who has also been long listed for the Man Booker prize, I have to admit that my response has confused me. I am so overwhelmed, so delighted, so honoured and so surprised, I have come out in a violent cold.
It is an honour and a pleasure to be able to play with Leo Messi. I want to learn. He is the best player in the world and in history. I am delighted to be able to share costumes. I want to learn a lot from him on and off the field.
One summer I was made housekeeper to my own family, making menus and shopping lists. It was my mother‘s idea of teaching me to be a grown-up. The main thing I remember is my father being so delighted to get roast duck.
I was delighted when Booktrust asked me to be chair of judges for the Booktrust Teenage Prize 2010.
Tony Bradman
My family is delighted every time I cook maitake. Our taste buds awaken in anticipation of its rich, deep and nuanced flavors.
I’m just delighted that this woman I love can be a mum again.
I am delighted to invest in JetSynthesys and join the Board as Non-Executive Chairman. JetSynthesys aims to become the platform of choice for digital content and experience. We have invested extensively in backend technology infrastructure that is best in class in the world.
Kris Gopalakrishnan
We’re delighted to be working with Apple to offer fans a new and innovative way to experience our wildly popular shows.
The piece of legislation that I’m so excited and delighted to be doing is shared parental leave.
Man has learned how to challenge both Nature and art to become the incitements to vice! His very cups he has delighted to engrave with libidinous subjects, and he takes pleasure in drinking from vessels of obscene form!
I was with a Russian family, and I couldn’t believe that the grandparents in Russia, first of all I was shocked and delighted to find that the Russian family that I’d been told was so different from the American family, was exactly the same.
The king and the dauphin both like to see me on horseback. I only say this because all the world perceives it, and especially while we were absent from Versailles, they were delighted to see me in my riding habit.
The DuBois Institute in the heart of Harvard is an extremely important political intervention and I’m delighted to be invited to speak here.
I am delighted to see that the issue of coral reefs is receiving the attention it deserves.
As an actor, I am delighted that Innocent has busted the myth that a film star would never win an election in Kerala.
I’m delighted and incredibly proud to be appointed as head coach of Newcastle United.
I am delighted to be joining a big English club. I know very well the quality that Chelsea has.
I’m delighted there’s a younger audience discovering James Herriot.
I am delighted, excited, and deeply honored.
I am both delighted and honored to return to the University of Chicago as a Distinguished Senior Fellow and embark on this new journey with the students, faculty, and wider Chicago community.
I was delighted to be called back into the Brazil squad. I think it was one of the most exciting moments of my life, just because of everything I had been through and it feeling like I had been given a second chance.
I can remember when, as a beginner, I was delighted with any ball as long as it would bounce.
Helen Wills Moody
I was delighted when I heard Bournemouth wanted to take me and I’ve started off well.
I won’t say I wouldn’t be grateful and happy and delighted and thrilled to bits to receive a nomination. But I wouldn’t be suicidal if it didn’t happen.
Tom Wilkinson
I am absolutely delighted to get back into football with Livingston.
Kenny Dalglish
The members of the court were just delighted to have a ninth member – male or female. They were all kind and welcoming.
I am delighted by how much I enjoy being married.
Sunny Ozell
When you speak to potential black and ethnic coaches who want to go into the game, one aspect that they always speak about are role models. They would like to see representation, more at a higher level. And any part I can play in that I am delighted to do.
In ‘The Sound of Music,’ I was a von Trapp daughter in a white dress with a blue satin sash, and my line was, ‘I’m Brigitta. I’m 12, and all I want is a good time.’ I got a laugh. And I was so delighted, I laughed, too. Sadly, that’s a problem I still have – onstage, I laugh hysterically at how funny I am.
My characteristics as a scientist stem from a non-conformist upbringing, a sense of being something of an outsider, and looking for different perceptions in everything from novels, to art to experimental results. I like complexity and am delighted by the unexpected. Ideas interest me.
Peter C. Doherty
Every time I have to look up a word in the dictionary, I’m delighted.
I didn’t feel the need to rebel as a teenager. From age nine to 16, I went to school in Montreux in Switzerland, and it was heaven. I went to England for the Easter holidays, Cyprus for Christmas and summer holidays, and I was delighted to have that independence.
Angela Bowie
I think new plays are vastly more surprising and challenging and inspiring; I hear from audiences all the time that they are delighted when they see plays about the world we live in now, at this moment.
NSS is delighted to support the New Horizons mission by helping to share this exciting milestone in space exploration with the general public in America and around the world.
My agent suggested me to EastEnders casting director, Julia Crampsie, who I already knew. I’m delighted that Julia said, He’s not old enough is he?’ My agent told her how old I really am and she said Oh‘!
Any incarnation of ‘Batman‘ I am delighted to do.
I’m hugely delighted with the presence of U.S. Armed Forces in the Polish territory.
I’m a grandfather now, and when I watch children‘s shows with my two-year-old grandson, Arlo, I’m delighted because it’s completely non-traditional casting. It feels like a utopia. How the world should be.
I think in my own country, at the way we’ve seen through the ordination of women to the priesthood, which I’m delighted about, and that will move on to another level before very long.
Everything is cross-platform now. That’s part of the reality that we live in – a multifaceted, multimedia world – and I’m delighted to be a part of that.
My mother was a high-strung perfectionist. She would check my homework for the slightest imperfection and demand that it be redone if she detected any flaws, which she invariably did. My father, in contrast, was easy going and affable and delighted in helping me with any project.
Robert Lefkowitz
Delighted with the opportunity to represent India at the World Cup. This is a dream come true for any cricketer. I will do all that I can to contribute to a World Cup win.
I feel as though I would be delighted to come back into working in the film world, and working in the theater world again. I’m just gonna see what happens.
I think that new communications are wonderful and I am delighted to be a part of the Internet generation.
We were delighted to have Nigel as a producer. The only problem is that Nigel is so famous that he seems to dominate most interviews without being there.
I’m delighted to join Huddersfield Town Football Club, ahead of what I’m sure will be a really exciting season and I can’t wait to get started.
I’m delighted to be coming back to Formula 1 after a two-year break, and I’m grateful to Lotus Renault GP for offering me this opportunity.
Kimi Raikkonen
I am delighted just to work on a good movie, no matter what the medium is.
In 2010 – after raising capital to launch Forerunner Ventures – we aimed to invest in companies targeting digitally savvy customers looking to be delighted by experiences and founded by visionary leaders committed to leveraging data and quantifying the results.
I’ve always been very open about how my mother taught me to cook and how I’m delighted to share my family’s recipes.
I am delighted with the fans at the Bernabeu.
When I write, there’s always an image, sometimes a color attached to what’s being created. I am delighted with the captured expressions – from my head and my heart. Their arrival onto canvas is beautiful.
Bank-Chor’ is a rollercoaster ride and I’m delighted to be on it.
I was absolutely delighted that those shows have been preserved.
I was delighted to have lines when they came – learning lines for film isn’t a problem, but television is a little different, because we shot those shows the whole way through.
David Selby
Really, we don’t know what to make of it except that we’re delighted about it. We have all these fans thirty years later and they’re still around and will probably be around for a long time to come.
Russell Johnson
I’ve been delighted by Cannes and Toronto but I keep saying I don’t know how good we’re going to be received in America because that’s where it’s most challenging.
I was delighted to not go to university. I couldn’t wait to be out of education.
But I am delighted to be a Dodger, I grew up a Dodger fan and now my dreams have really come true.
Milton Bradley
I’m delighted that ‘The Sound of Music’ is doing so well. Of course, it’s an infallible piece of material. Even when second- and third-rate road companies were doing the play, they did enormous business.
My presence in California will bring a new, inspiring culinary environment to life, and I’m delighted to share my creative techniques and evolving fresh ideas with the Beverly Hills community.
I’m just delighted to get on the scoresheet.
I tried to get into the National Youth Theatre and didn’t, and I tried to get into drama school and didn’t, and then I went to university and was really delighted that I went there. I think having the word ‘no’ can be quite creative.
I feel very lucky. ‘Bake Off’ has opened more doors for me. I was so delighted to get the job.
A Fantastic Woman’ has been seen as very interesting and entertaining. The film has had very good reactions. We are very surprised and delighted how the characters have connected with so many people.
Having been a fan of ‘Dragons‘ Den’ since it first aired in 2005 I was absolutely delighted and proud to have the opportunity of becoming a Dragon myself.
I was totally delighted, interested in, and amused by my stint on ‘Voyager.’
Every time a new technology comes along, we feel we’re about to break through to a place where we will not be able to recover. The advent of broadcast radio confused people. It delighted people, of course, but it also changed the world.
To show a child what once delighted you, to find the child’s delight added to your own – this is happiness.
The piano has disappeared from working-class family life, which is a shame. It’s associated with the middle classes now. Everyone in my family sang and played piano, but my parents were delighted and amazed when I became the first professional performer in the family – apart from a clog-dancer way back.
I am, of course, delighted but there was never any doubt about Sol staying.
I was delighted when Ashutosh Gowariker offered me the role of ‘Sakina Begum.’
I would be absolutely delighted if I were to have a career similar to that of Schweinsteiger, both at club and international level. We all know what he has done for German football. It is an honour to be likened to him.
While F.D.R. once told Americans that we have nothing to fear but fear itself, Mr. Ashcroft is delighted to play the part of Fear Itself, an assignment in which he lets his imagination run riot.
This visible world is wonderfully to be delighted in, and highly to be esteemed, because it is the theatre of God’s righteous Kingdom.
Thomas Traherne
I would be delighted not to see another celebrity, regardless of their political beliefs, come to Washington to make yet another appeal for some cause about which they know little.
If a man holds a door open for me or pulls back a chair so that this old bag can sit down, I’m delighted.
The greatest news that I could ever say is that Jesus is Lord and Savior of my life. He is my friend. He is with me wherever I go. I’m so delighted to continue to grow in my relationship to Jesus.
I am delighted that young filmmakers want me in their films. They have open minds and a fresh take on old attitudes. I derive a lot of energy from them. Most of all, I find their love and respect utterly disarming.
I’m delighted to be returning to my California roots and joining Google.
Jimmy Anderson deserves everything he gets, and even though he is an Englishman I will be delighted for him when he goes past my record and becomes the most prolific fast bowler in Test history.
I did fine at school. Because of my acting work, I did miss all my mocks, which I was absolutely delighted about, and I spent about five months of my Leaving Cert year in Canada because I was doing ‘Young Blades’ there.
I desperately wanted to go to drama school and after that I’ve always been delighted to be offered employment – to view everything that comes my way as a chance to get better.
I voted for Obama and I was delighted that he’s been elected.
Bill Ayers
One can become enthusiastic over anything. For a time I was delighted with bomb throwing. It gave me a tremendous pleasure to bomb those fellows from above.
Manfred von Richthofen
I am delighted to accept the chairmanship of Vote Leave, to help ensure that the organisation is fully prepared for the start of the referendum campaign.
I was delighted when I found out that Atletico wanted to take me back. It’s the best thing that could have happened to me.
I am delighted to be joining hands with Colors Tamil for a path breaking show like Singing Stars‘ and this is an exciting way to mark my debut in the TV space.
Santhosh Narayanan
I’m delighted people still enjoy my music all these years later.
I’m delighted when Scotland qualify either for the World Cup or the European Championship. I always take a vested interest in Scotland’s result, and it creates the opportunity for a drink in our house when they do well.
Jimmy Hill
When it moved to Friday night it disappeared, when they find another show that can do what The Simpsons does, they will be delighted to do cancel The Simpsons.
I am delighted that India will be my first official visit since taking up my appointment as a Foreign Office Minister.
My parents probably were delighted when I chose acting, because if there is one job in the world that is less financially reliable than acting, it is art.
My wife was delighted with the home I had given her amid the prairies of the far west.
I am delighted to be an artist and follow in my mother’s footsteps, even though I know I am not allowed to make a single mistake.
I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.
If I decide to leave Bayern Munich, it will be for a Spanish club. I have to think about what my family wants as well and my wife would be delighted to move to Spain. She doesn’t like all the rain and snow and is reluctant to go to England.
When I heard about the first Tomb Raider, I was very interested and I would have liked to have directed that. When I was approached for the second film, I was delighted.
Jan de Bont
I am delighted with the strong vote I have received. My message of positive leadership, patriotism and commitment clearly was resonating with tens of thousands of ordinary Irish people.
I am delighted to have joined Manchester United. To work with Jose Mourinho once again was an opportunity I couldn’t turn down.
I’m mostly interested in characters and how they manifest themselves in their relationships. I’m delighted that people relate to the characters in ‘Bojack,’ and hopefully they will too to the characters in ‘Undone.’ If they understand themselves or feel seen in a new way, I think that’s a wonderful thing.
Mum and I were delighted to find out we were descended from ‘bog-trotters.’
I am delighted to see the government spending more money to improve Indigenous life, and I would be happy to see even more spent.
Unlike my mother, who was unashamedly delighted when I decided to become an actor, I always feel that my father, had he lived longer, might have been a touch disapproving of some of my career – I think he might have tutted a bit at ‘Men Behaving Badly.’
I’m nothing else but an artist, I’m sure, and delighted to be.
I have always been delighted when told there was a piece of fanfic inspired by a book of mine floating about. I don’t read it for legal reasons, but I’m thrilled to know it’s there. Someone cared. Someone loved it enough to spend their free time writing about it for free.
Catherynne M. Valente
At the time of his death and the few years before, I was just starting to pull myself together and make a reasonably good living after years of dismal failure. I think he would be delighted to know that I’ve stuck to one thing and have done it well.
I would go so far as to say I would not have the life that I have right now if it wasn’t for Gabe Liedman. He is the first person I met in my adulthood that I felt was truly delighted by me and understood me and also was curious about me.
As we moved along in a little procession, I was delighted with the illumination of the streets. So many lamps, and they burned until morning, my father said, and so people did not need to carry lanterns.
Mary Antin
I’m extremely happy and extremely grateful to these stem cells. I started tennis again, and it’s going very well. I have no problem moving my arm. So I’m delighted.
The positive is I’m delighted at the way the Liberal Democrats as a party have supported me and the way in which the work I’m doing, through the Liberal Democrats, has abled to broaden some of the work I work on.
Of course I was delighted the flight was over, but I still had to worry about cleaning up inside the cabin, I had to worry about the hatch, how to get in the sling, and so on.
I want people to be transported by the hotel. I’m thinking, What is it that would make people be delighted and amazed?
I am delighted to resume the leadership of both companies.
France is delighted at this new opportunity to show the world that when one has the will one can succeed in joining peoples who have been brought close by history.
Francois Mitterrand
I read all of Rider Haggard‘s books. For me he had the romance of Africa with a little bit of mysticism. I’m delighted to be looked on as his heir and be categorised as an adventure novelist because that’s exactly what I am.
I don’t write for publishers, certainly not for critics, and not for readers, But I am delighted that so many people have found my books enjoyable and want to continue to read them.
I’m delighted to extend my contract and commitment to Paris Saint-Germain.
I’m very delighted they didn’t choose to do the very musical episode of ‘Once Upon a Time’ when Ariel came in because I probably wouldn’t have been the best girl for the job!
I’m delighted to have been accepted into the U.S.A. with my fishing program after its success in Australia and throughout the U.K., Europe, and Asia.
As a Business Ambassador, I am delighted to help both new and established British designers receive the recognition they deserve in the global fashion arena.
Tamara Mellon
I’m just delighted to be living, to be able to have a simple conversation, to feel a ray of sunlight on my skin and listen to the breeze move through the leaves of a tree.
I’ve won all the prizes in Europe, every bloody one. I’m delighted to win them all, the whole lot.
I’m delighted by how Nobody‘s Fool turned out. It was a rare movie.
I’m delighted to play with Neymar.
I don’t want to see my family all the time, and they’re delighted, I’m sure, to be aware of that.
I’m delighted to be joining City. It didn’t take much persuasion from Mark Hughes; they are heading in the direction I want to go. There is great potential here.
So I was very close to ordination. I was delighted to be ordained a deacon, which is the last step between, before becoming a priest. But then it all fell apart.
Thomas Keneally
I’m delighted to have signed for such an ambitious club as Hampshire. I’m very much looking forward to my first taste of county cricket. It’s also an honour to follow other Bajans like Malcolm Marshall and Gordon Greenidge to Hampshire.
I am delighted to have had students, friends and colleagues in so many nations and to have learned so much of what I know from them. This Nobel Award honours them all.
John Pople
We’re still working out the details, but I’d be delighted to do the film. The problem at the moment is my busy schedule. Shooting on this film has been extended by a month, but I need to be in the U.S. by Dec. 20.