Maybe he was impressed with how quickly Jonathan improved.
I was impressed and told him so.
I am impressed you learned it.
Her happiness impressed all; nobody seemed to pity her.
"I'm impressed," Dean said and he meant it.
The peasants in the crowd were similarly impressed when they saw Rostov's rapid, firm steps and resolute, frowning face.
I.m impressed, little sis.
Miriam seemed as impressed by the artwork and decor as Elisabeth had been.
It seems strange to many people that I should be impressed by the wonders and beauties of Niagara.
You even said you were impressed with the hospital in Bartlesville.
Carmen didn't warm to people instantly, nor was she generally impressed by praise... which was why it came as such a surprise that mere words were such powerful tools.
"Macbeth" seems to have impressed me most.
Is impressed upon the circuit through the medium of the induction coil.
In the time that she had known him, he had given no indication that he was impressed by money or people with important positions.
Two of his merits seem to have impressed the ancients themselves.
He took in her perfect features once more, impressed again with his choice.
Amongst the writings of that period he was most impressed by those of F.
The attempt failed and its author was caught and executed, but while t appeared at first to destroy Napoleons Italian sympathies and led to a sharp interchange of notes between Paris and Turin, the emperor was really impressed by the attempt and by Orsinis letter from prison exhorting him to intervene in Italy.
She was beginning to see why Alex wasn't impressed with Señor Medena.
Maybe the women are impressed by you, but I'm not.
"You're brave," he said, genuinely impressed she'd attempt such a thing.
Then we took that ride and you were so impressed with the country.
The figure of Alexander naturally impressed itself upon the imagination of the world which his career had shaken.
Bishop Brooks taught me no special creed or dogma; but he impressed upon my mind two great ideas--the fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and made me feel that these truths underlie all creeds and forms of worship.
It is well known that Darwin was deeply impressed by differences in flora and fauna, which seemed to be functions of locality, and not the result of obvious dissimilarities of environment.
Damian, however, was impressed he was able to do it at all.
They were riding slower than she had with Alex, so it took them longer to get there, but the men were impressed with the attraction.
The veins of the leaves are next impressed by means of a die, and the petals are given their natural rounded forms by goffering irons of various shapes.
Carnot, who were greatly impressed by his energy, sincerity and ability.
The ministers were mostly Puritans; by their ordination, &c., Episcopalian; and for the most part strongly impressed with the desirability of nearer agreement with the Church of Scotland, and other branches of the Reformed Church on the Continent.
After two successful voyages, Eudoxus, impressed with the idea that Africa was surrounded by ocean on the south, left the Egyptian service, and proceeded to Cadiz and other Mediterranean centres of trade seeking a patron who would finance an expedition for the purpose of African discovery; and we learn from Strabo that the veteran explorer made at least two voyages southward along the coast of Africa.
The audience was impressed by the rhetoric the young girl used in her speech.
The prince, who generally kept very strictly to social distinctions and rarely admitted even important government officials to his table, had unexpectedly selected Michael Ivanovich (who always went into a corner to blow his nose on his checked handkerchief) to illustrate the theory that all men are equals, and had more than once impressed on his daughter that Michael Ivanovich was "not a whit worse than you or I."
Maybe it was simply his confidence that impressed people.
Aristotle has impressed the ordinary mind chiefly by his criticism of Plato's ideal theory; and therefore he is often ranked as the father of empiricists.
Even ice begins with delicate crystal leaves, as if it had flowed into moulds which the fronds of waterplants have impressed on the watery mirror.
"That must have impressed her," she said sarcastically.
Thus began that system of mixed government, Teutonic and Roman, which, in the absence of a national monarch, impressed the institutions of new Italy from the earliest date with dualism.
This fact impressed Alpatych, but in thinking about his own business he soon forgot it.
All this was vivid, majestic, and unexpected; but what impressed Pierre most of all was the view of the battlefield itself, of Borodino and the hollows on both sides of the Kolocha.
That he'd grown a little more thoughtful and a little less reactive in how he handled adversity impressed Gabe.
I don't think Alex is too impressed with sophistication.
I don't think she's as impressed with your hunting skills as you are, Bordeaux.
Somewhat relieved, she read his biography, impressed by his clientele, who ranged from heads of countries around the world to the richest families on the planet.
Sure, but I don't think the goats were impressed - by him or his fancy rental car.
She had thought he would either be impressed or think the idea was silly.
We are suitably impressed that Da Vinci sketched a design for a submarine and a flying machine.
Impressed by the influence of terrestrial relief and climate on human movements.
Molly was impressed, Howie was confused and Julie petrified she'd use the wrong utensils.
"Some of us are," Damian countered, impressed by how far the youth had come in so short a time.
Now he understood Rhyn.s powerful motivator, and he was both impressed and horrified.
As they walked from room to room, Elisabeth seemed to be more than impressed, especially at the artwork.
Both Lana and the general turned icy, less-than-impressed looks on him, and for once, Brady was glad he couldn't speak.
We were impressed by your sight and sacrifice.
All attempts to bribe him were unsuccessful, and Pyrrhus is said to have been so impressed that he released the prisoners without ransom (Plutarch, Pyrrhus, 18).
Morton no doubt impressed Lancastrian traditions upon Henry VII., but he cannot be credited with any great originality as a statesman, and Henry's policy was as much Yorkist as Lancastrian.
Few men of the period so profoundly impressed their mark on Jewish life.
He soon, however, became entirely engrossed with colonial affairs, and, having impressed John Stuart Mill, Colonel Torrens and other leading economists with the value of his ideas, became a leading though not a conspicuous manager of the South Australian Company, by which the colony of South Australia was ultimately founded.
The Mangaboos were much impressed because they had never before seen any light that did not come directly from their suns.
The bright, gentle, fanciful plays--the ones I like best now--appear not to have impressed me at first, perhaps because they reflected the habitual sunshine and gaiety of a child's life.
In his broadsheets Rostopchin impressed on them that to leave Moscow was shameful.
More than anything else in Pierre's story the captain was impressed by the fact that Pierre was very rich, had two mansions in Moscow, and that he had abandoned everything and not left the city, but remained there concealing his name and station.
He had long sought in different ways that tranquillity of mind, that inner harmony which had so impressed him in the soldiers at the battle of Borodino.
Our nailing Otto Rudman on your tip impressed the hell out of him.
Mr. Parrish, you may have won over my daughter and Samantha with your good looks and schmaltzy charm, but let me assure you, I am not in the least impressed by your God's-gift-to-women bullshit.
"I'm impressed," he replied.
All those things had impressed her as well - at first.
Impressed already with the airy condo, she ascended the stairs to the second floor.
In such transparent and seemingly bottomless water, reflecting the clouds, I seemed to be floating through the air as in a balloon, and their swimming impressed me as a kind of flight or hovering, as if they were a compact flock of birds passing just beneath my level on the right or left, their fins, like sails, set all around them.
The whole cut impressed me as if it were a cave with its stalactites laid open to the light.
As, however, these machines impressed the popular imagination, they naturally figure largely in the traditions about him.
The minor tributaries become more numerous and more constant, until the system of torrents has impressed its own individuality on the mountain side.
Here he seems to have been so much impressed with Waynflete, that at Michaelmas, 1441, Waynflete ceased to be headmaster of Winchester.
The motions impressed upon the carbon granules are very vigorous, and this together with the particular arrangement of the parts of the instrument is effectual in obviating the difficulty from packing which attended the use of earlier forms of granulated carbon transmitters.