• Definition for "petty"
    • Of little value; trivial: a petty grievance.
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"Don't be afraid of failure be afraid of petty success."

"Who among us has the strength to oppose petty egoism, those petty good feelings, pity and remorse?"

"If you look at things that really affect people's lives - sport, the arts, charities - they were always at the back of the queue for government money - health, social security, defence, pensions were all way ahead. And each of those areas - sports, the arts, the lottery - got relatively petty cash from the government."

"I've found men are less likely to let petty things annoy them."

"The Band was always famous for its retirements we'd go and play and get a little petty cash together, and then not see each other till it was time to fill our pockets up again."

"Don't be afraid of failure be afraid of petty success."

"It is not true that suffering ennobles the character happiness does that sometimes, but suffering for the most part, makes men petty and vindictive."

"It is not true that suffering ennobles the character happiness does that sometimes, but suffering for the most part, makes men petty and vindictive."

"If you look at things that really affect people's lives - sport, the arts, charities - they were always at the back of the queue for government money - health, social security, defence, pensions were all way ahead. And each of those areas - sports, the arts, the lottery - got relatively petty cash from the government."

"Great wisdom is generous petty wisdom is contentious."

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