- Can't you rise above those petty materialistic definitions?3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (46% in)
- What do you think you're saying?" he asked in a tone of petty anger, which sounded almost benevolent by bringing them back into the realm of the normal, into the near-wholesomeness of nothing worse than a family quarrel.3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (48% in)
- "We have discarded all our petty differences," Wesley Mouch was now saying into the microphone, "all partisan opinions, all personal interests and selfish views-in order to serve under the selfless leadership of John Galt!"3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (96% in)
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