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I'm delighted.
by Al Lopez

I'm delighted.
I don't know of anybody who had a statue built of them while they were living.
It's a great feeling.
- Al Lopez

Everybody says we hated the Yankees.
We didn't hate the Yankees.
We just hated the way they beat us.
- Al Lopez

I usually stick out my hand and hope he puts the ball in it.
Except the one time I went out to take Early Wynn out.
I stuck out my hand and he hit me right in the stomach with the ball.
- Al Lopez

They say anything can happen in a short series.
I just didn't expect it to be that short.
- Al Lopez

 

Managing can be more discouraging than playing,
especially when you're losing because when you're a player,
there are at least individual goals you can shoot for.
When you're a manager all the worries of the team become your worries.
- Al Lopez

The manager is by himself.
He can't mingle with his players.
I enjoyed my players, but I could not socialize with
them so I spent a lot of time alone in my hotel room.
Those four walls kind of close in on you.
- Al Lopez

Do what you love to do and give it your very best.
Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater,
or any field.
If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best,
get out of it.
Life is too short.
You'll be an old man before you know it.
- Al Lopez

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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 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.
- Jean M. Auel

The members of the court were just delighted to have a ninth member -
male or female.
They were all kind and welcoming.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

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.
- J. B. Priestley

I am, of course, delighted but there was never any doubt about Sol staying.
- Arsene Wenger

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

I was absolutely delighted that those shows have been preserved.
- Patrick Macnee

But I am delighted to be a Dodger, I grew up a Dodger
fan and now my dreams have really come true.
- Milton Bradley

Well, in the sense that we do not tour or record together anymore -
then I suppose not.
But if our old recordings get heard more we shall be delighted.
- Peter Asher

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.
- William Hurt

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.
- Bruce Dickinson

My parents were absolutely delighted that I knew what I wanted to do.
- Vivien Leigh

If Mr. Selwyn calls again, show him up; if I am alive
I shall be delighted to see him;
and if I am dead he would like to see me.
- Henry Fox

I'm delighted to be Number 1, but next week I don't
want people to buy my record,
I want them to buy Band Aid.
- Jim Diamond

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 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

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
- Aristotle

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

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 can remember when, as a beginner, I was delighted
with any ball as long as it would bounce.
- Helen Wills Moody

I'm delighted by how Nobody's Fool turned out.
It was a rare movie.
- Richard Russo

Right now I'm just delighted to be alive and to have had a nice long bath.
- Richard Branson

I am absolutely delighted to get back into football with Livingston.
- Kenny Dalglish

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.
- Harry Shearer

My wife was delighted with the home I had given her
amid the prairies of the far west.
- Buffalo Bill

I think that new communications are wonderful and I
am delighted to be a part of the Internet generation.
- Judy Collins

We're delighted to be working with Apple to offer fans
a new and innovative way to experience our wildly popular shows.
- Robert Iger

To show a child what once delighted you,
to find the child's delight added to your own -
this is happiness.
- J. B. Priestley

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 just delighted that management has come around to my way of thinking.
- Paula Zahn

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.
- Alan Shepard

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.
- Stephen Malkmus

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

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.
- Frank Rich

So I think the fans will be totally interested in the
new developments and delighted that the old developments
are still there and that they can still see some of
the old characters maybe reappear.
- Andreas Katsulas

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.
- Zhang Ziyi

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.
- George Carey

And I was asked if I would come and help with the recovery
of this great British company,
Cable and Wireless, and I'm delighted to become part
of the new and very talented management that have been
brought in to that company as well.
- Lord Robertson

I wanted to do an hour-long show, and I wanted to something
that was dramatic and sometimes funny and humorous,
as well.
I'm just delighted to have this opportunity to be a part of this project.
- Ron Glass

The Indians gave up the land of their own free will,
and for it received brass kettles, blankets,
guns, shirts, flints, tobacco, rum and many trinkets
in which their simple hearts delighted.
- Patrick Gordon

I'm delighted about the track's success in the sports world,
but the frustrating thing is, I don't think I got rich on it.
The labels and publishers did very cheap deals on our songs.
- Alan Parsons

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.
- David Brainerd

Personally, I would be delighted if there were a life after death,
especially if it permitted me to continue to learn
about this world and others,
if it gave me a chance to discover how history turns out.
- Carl Sagan

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

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

God grant me the serenity
To accept the things I cannot change;
the courage to change the things I can;
and the wisdom to know the difference.
- Reinhold Niebuhr (Serenity Prayer)

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu

If you don't know where you're going,
any road will take you there.
- Lewis Carroll
(Alice in Wonderland)

To laugh often and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people
and the affection of children,
to leave the world a better place,
to know even one life has breathed easier
because you have lived,
this is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
- John Wooden

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To leave the world a bit better ...
to know that one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

At the center of your being you have the answer;
you know who you are and you know what you want.
- Lao Tzu

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

Know the power and the peace of saying,
"I love you just the way you are."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition -
they somehow already know what you truly want to become.
- Steve Jobs

Know thyself.
- Socrates (inscribed on the ancient Greek temple at Delphi)

It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble.
It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.
- Mark Twain (attributed)

Know that the greatest fear is fear of the unknown.
Seek to meet the unknown with courage and a sense of adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates.
You never know what you're gonna get.
- the movie Forrest Gump

Stand Tall, Stand Proud.
Know that you are unique and magnificent.
You do not need the approval of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You cannot do a kindness too soon,
for you never know how soon it will be too late.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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