Here we have the best Petty Quotes from famous authors such as James Avery, Jan Morris, John McAfee, Richard M. Nixon, Brandon Flowers. Find the perfect quotation from our collection.
Its smallness is not petty; on the contrary, it is profound.
It’s not that I was not getting offers but I don’t want to do petty and insignificant roles again and again.
I am very competitive – with myself and everybody else. I’m petty, too.
I never said finish the Congress, because the opposition is needed… I do not have such petty imaginations.
There’s no room for petty grievances in politics.
No words can describe the personal liberation that heading seaward bestows upon me. In this aquatic realm, no man or woman is subject to the petty decrees of social bureaucracy.
Should surveillance be usable for petty crimes like jaywalking or minor drug possession? Or is there a higher threshold for certain information? Those aren’t easy questions.
People throughout time have grieved, have fallen in love, have fallen out of love. We are sometimes petty and sometimes heroic, and we have been that way forever.
Don’t sweat the petty things and don’t pet the sweaty things.
The distance between Don Quixote and the petty bourgeois victim of advertising is not so great as romanticism would have us believe.
I don’t really sweat the petty things.
A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
Class is considerate of others. It knows that good manners is nothing more than a series of petty sacrifices.
Tom Petty sent me this amazing 12-string Rickenbacker, and ‘Not for You’ was the first time I used it. It was like a Christmas present. One day, it just showed up at my door. I called him up and thanked him.
There is more to life than saas bahu issues with women being portrayed as petty characters and their own worst enemies.
When you can’t see someone all day long, the only thing you have to evaluate is the work. A lot of the petty evaluation stats just melt away.
It’s a petty thing, but I wouldn’t join the Scouts when I was a kid, ’cause you had to swear allegiance to the queen. I’m just not a royalist. I think it’s idiotic, a hereditary principle.
When you see a Bruce Springsteen or Tom Petty or Jackson Browne show, the impression you get is that you’d love to have a beer with them. That’s the image they project.
Never give in – never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense.
When you go back and listen to 30 years of Tom Petty records, they are pretty consistent. I love that.
I’m an old rock and roll buff. I love Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty.
In ‘Profiles in Courage,’ my grandfather, John F. Kennedy, praised leadership that put country above party, elevated principles over petty politics and promoted progress before personal interests.
Whether you’re Michael Waltrip or Jeff Gordon or Richard Petty, you can’t be the Daytona 500 champion without it having an impact on people around you. When I say that, I mean the race fans. They want to congratulate you for winning the biggest race of the year. It has changed people’s perception of me.
Your energy, your spirit are important considerations. Feeling petty and frustrated can have reverberating consequences for your ability to think strategically and reach your goals.
I’m trying to get at something a little transcendent between humans. But at the same time, there’s all that baggage: What’s beautiful about humans is what’s balanced by what’s kind of ugly and petty and depressing.
Petty laws breed great crimes.
Part of my desire to play music was because I wanted to escape the art world and the politics of it; the petty gossip-y art world. But you know, I feel like they’re both equal forms of expression.
Unaware of the absurdity of it, we introduce our own petty household rules into the economy of the universe for which the life of generations, peoples, of entire planets, has no importance in relation to the general development.
The first thing they gave me at ‘Sports Illustrated‘ was a first-class air card. ‘And oh, by the way, there’s the petty cash drawer,’ they told me. ‘Take a few thousand dollars for expenses.’
There’s so many FM hits that I love. Bob Seger, there’s two of his songs that I love. I would probably love more, but I don’t sit around listening to Bob Seger records. It’s the same thing with Tom Petty; he writes amazing hits, but it’s not often that I sit around at home listening to a whole Tom Petty album.
Amazon is famously run by studying and responding to its own data; yet when it comes to promotions, decisions are often subjective and guided by human emotions and petty political dynamics.