Best 32 of Petty quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 18 Sep

Marsha Hinds

On Religion - I compare the god of the Christian bible to a psychotic, jealous girlfriend. Who else but a crazy girlfriend would demand that a man mutilate his penis as a sign that he loves her? Who else but a crazy boyfriend would do it?!

By Anonym 16 Sep

Criss Jami

It often seems as though the silent, humble servant is secretly wiser and more discerning than the haughty master; yet through dutiful (and sometimes insecure) surrender he continues to serve and carry out petty orders in loyal acquiescence.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Israelmore Ayivor

Don’t be unwilling to take those little steps; in them are residing great journeys. Move on.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tom Petty

But not me, baby, I've got you to save me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jimmie Johnson

I’d love to have an opportunity to tie the greats in Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Criss Jami

The petty man wants to use God for himself; the ambitious man wants God to use him for God.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Val Mcdermid

To come up against someone who appeared not to give a damn about exerting petty power almost restored his faith in the public.

By Anonym 13 Sep

George Eliot

How can one ever do anything nobly Christian, living among people with such petty thoughts?

By Anonym 15 Sep

Lionel Shriver

You can't be stylish and petty at the same time.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Giving an insignificant thing your attention is a form of self-disrespect.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Being bigheaded can be as irritating and as dangerous as being small-minded.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Zhuangzi

A petty thief is put in jail. A great brigand becomes a ruler of a Nation.

By Anonym 20 Sep

William Shakespeare

Why, man, he doth bestride the narrow world Like a Colossus; and we petty men Walk under his huge legs, and peep about To find ourselves dishonourable graves.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Riccardo Bruni

He was going to hurt the people he hated, but inside he didn't feel any real sense of satisfaction. He hated them all the more for having made him feel so small, so petty and mean, which was all he felt just then. But it wasn't enough to stop him.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Iris Murdoch

Partly, I still felt something of the sheer unholy excitement which I had experienced initially at the thought of a friend (especially this one) in trouble.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Stephen E. Ambrose

Chickenshit is so called - instead of horse- or bull- or elephant shit - because it is small-minded and ignoble and takes the trivial seriously.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Tom Petty

You belong somewhere you feel free.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tom Petty

I ain't really sure, but it seems I remember the good times

By Anonym 13 Sep

Abdul Sattar Edhi

Beware of those who attribute petty instructions to God.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tom Petty

I remember things being more clearer, at one time things were more real.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Destiny Henderson

Cat got your tongue and several other useful organs?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Liu Bei

Do no evilness because it is a small one; do not leave a small deed undone because it is just a petty one.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Donald Trump

Don't be so petty. Sometimes you have to do business with people you don't like. It doesn't mean you have to be like them or like them.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Gift Gugu Mona

A petty person often misses out on what is pretty in life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tom Petty

I'm barely prolific and incredibly lazy.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Chapman Cohen

Gods are fragile things, they may be killed by a whiff of science or a dose of common sense. They thrive on servility and shrink before independence. They feed upon worship as kings do upon flattery. That is why the cry of gods at all times is “Worship us or we perish.” A dethroned monarch may retain some of his human dignity while driving a taxi for a living. But a god without his thunderbolt is a poor object.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Neil Kinnock

Harold Wilson is a petty bourgeois and will remain so in spirit even if they make him a Viscount.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michel De Montaigne

Vexations may be petty, but they are vexations still.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tom Petty

Most things I worry about never happen anyway.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Isaac Asimov

To him, a stilted geometric love of arrangement was “system,” and indefatigable and feverish interest in the pettiest facets of day-to-day bureaucracy was “industry”, indecision when right was “caution”, and blind stubbornness when wrong, “determination.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Poor fool! in whose petty estimation all things are little.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Kamand Kojouri

The guilt you felt when you were smiling and others were suffering, the guilt you felt when you were petty with friends and impatient with your parents, when you were rude to your teachers and didn’t stand up for strangers, that guilt is marvellous. It proves that you are human, that you want to be better. Thank this guilt for teaching you, for making you aware. And now endeavour to better yourself. It is a lifelong work to become the person we want to be.