Petite Quotes

Good things Come in Small packages
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All us petite ladies have probably heard the expression “The best things come in small Packages” quite a few times when mentioning our lack of height.  This is a well known proverb that everyone has heard of  but where does it come from?  I’ve searched online and found many different answers so if anyone knows please share.

So I decided to look around and see what other height related quotes i could find. 

“It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, It’s the size of the fight in the dog.”

Mark Twain

“Many a small thing has been made large by the right kind of advertising.”
 Mark Twain

“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.”
Mother Teresa

“I certainly did feel inferior. Because of class. Because of strength. Because of height. I guess if I’d been able to hit somebody in the nose, I wouldn’t have been a comic.”
Dudley Moore

“I was told I would never make it because I’m too short. Well, I’m still too short. It doesn’t matter what your height is, it’s what’s in your heart.”
Kirby Puckett

“My favorite part of my appearance is my height. I’m five foot one and I feel feminine being small.”
Alanna Ubach

“Sometimes” said Pooh “the smallest things take up the most room in your heart”

Winnie the Pooh

“The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.”
Phillips Brookes

“Even the smallest person can change the course of the future”

J.R.R  Tolkien

This One isn’t a height related quote but i think it’s a good one:

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent”  Eleanor Roosevelt

Please feel free to add any great quotes you’ve heard to our list. we’d love to hear them.

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