- I'm beginning to be cruel and mean and petty in a way I've never been before.2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 (47% in)
- This is the time for every man to renounce the thoughts of his petty little problems, of gain, of comfort, of self-gratification.1.9 — Part 1 Chapter 9 (65% in)
- I'm becoming selfish in a way that's much more horrible than if I were some petty chiseler pinching pennies off these people's wages in a sweatshop!2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 (53% in)
There are no more uses of "petty" in The Fountainhead.
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