Petty Related Quotes

“I'm a big fan of Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty, they're my two favorites.”

Andrew Shue

“Petty laws breed great crimes”

Marie Louise De La Ramee

“Never give in, never give in, never; never; never; never - in nothing, great or small, large or petty - never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense”

Winston Churchill

“I'm meeting with Dr. [Jerry] Petty in the morning and I talked to him [Tuesday] morning. Everything sounds good and I just need to get cleared before I can test.”

Kasey Kahne

“Since the things we do determine the character of life, no blessed person can become unhappy. For he will never do those things which are hateful and petty.”


“Any squabble Roger and the band have had in the past are so petty in this context, and if re-forming for this concert will help focus attention, then it's got to be worthwhile.”

David Gilmour

“Its smallness is not petty; on the contrary, it is profound.”

Jan Morris

“We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to office.”


A winner rebukes and forgives; a loser is too timid to rebuke and too petty to forgive.

Sydney J. Harris

“But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit”

William Shakespeare