It's always good to have no expectations when you see a film. Then you can be pleasantly disappointed or surprised.
— Bill Paxton

I recommend limiting one's involvement in other people's lives to a pleasantly scant minimum. This may seem too stoical a position in these madly passionate times, but madly passionate people rarely make good on their madly passionate promises.
Quentin Crisp pleasantly quote

People expect a certain reaction from a business and when you pleasantly exceed those expectations, you've somehow passed an important psychological threshold.
— Richard Thalheimer

The test of good manners is to be able to put up pleasantly with bad ones.
— Wendell L. Willkie

The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised.
— pleasantly quotation by George Will