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What are the best pettiness quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is pettiness!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Aesop, William Shakespeare or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous pettiness quote.

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office. — Aesop

But love is blind, and lovers cannot see What petty follies they themselves commit — William Shakespeare

A noble heart cannot suspect in others the pettiness and malice that it has never felt. — Jean Racine

Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself. — Richard M. Nixon

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 honour and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy. — Winston Churchill

If you steal something small you are a petty thief, but if you steal millions you are a gentleman of society. — Proverbs

Petty laws breed great crimes. — Ouida