As someone who supports this basic agenda, I am heartened to see this maturation, and the shift in power that has come with it.
The friendliness of their first Texas customers surprised and heartened the Kallisons.
Many Burmese are heartened to now hear her describe Thein Sein as reasonable, honest, even worthy of some trust.
But she said she was heartened by those who came to her defense, including some members of Congress, friends, and the university.
And so, ironically, the Romney camp should actually be heartened by the conference.
Let us look with him, that we, too, may be heartened to expect great things of God.
We strive for peace and security, heartened by the changes all around us.
Her voice did not waver; it heartened with its vengeful, determined mien.
Evidently he was heartened by the fact that Rathburn had said he was not an officer and he believed him.
He is heartened on his way; for his doubt in weaker moments, whether his desire be not for the impossible, is struck aside.