"Jealousy Quotes" refer to a collection of expressions and sentiments that explore the complex emotion of jealousy. Jealousy often arises from a fear of losing something or someone of value to another person. These quotes capture the intense feelings, insecurities, and comparisons that jealousy can evoke.
They serve as a reminder of the detrimental effects jealousy can have on relationships, personal well-being, and happiness. By reflecting on these quotes, one can gain a deeper understanding of jealousy and its impact, and perhaps find ways to navigate and overcome this powerful emotion.
Below are various jealousy quotes with their meanings/explanations;
“Our envy of others devours us most of all.”- Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Envy is a strong emotion that can be characterized as a feeling of intense longing and yearning for someone or something that one thinks is better than oneself. People often feel this way when they compare, contrast, or contrast the dimensions of comparison in order to understand why others might be compared to them in a negative way.
“To cure jealousy is to see it for what it is, a dissatisfaction with self.” – Joan Didion
Jealousy is a feeling of dissatisfaction with one's self. It can be a result of relationships where one partner feels over-valued or under-valued, or where one partner is not meeting all expectations. Jealousy can also be the result of a lack of trust in one's own abilities. However, curing jealousy is not just about finding solutions to the problems that cause it, but also about developing a better understanding of why it exists in the first place.
“Whoever envies another confesses his superiority.” – Samuel Johnson, The Rambler
Everyone has their own opinions and thoughts on the world, but it's important to remember that nobody is perfect. Everyone has their own way of looking at the world, and that's why it's so important to respect the opinions of others. Whether you're praising someone for their intelligence or condemning them for their actions, it's important to be honest about your thoughts. Whoever envies another confesses his superiority and realizes that he is not in some sense better than the other.
“The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.”- William Penn, Some Fruits of Solitude, 1693
The jealous are often troublesome to others, but they are themselves tormentors to themselves. This is because the jealousy often leads to feelings of worthlessness and helplessness. It also leads to a lack of self-esteem, which can lead to negative thoughts and actions.
“A jealous husband is an ugly thing.” - Keith Ablow
Jealousy is a feeling of intense anger and envy towards someone that we think belongs to us. It can be directed towards anyone from our family members to close friends. It can be very difficult to control and can quickly become destructive. If left uncontrolled, jealousy can cause great harm to both the person it is directed at and themselves.
“It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.”- Aeschylus
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered. They may not realize how fortunate they are, but those who live lives of privilege know that there is no such thing as an easy life. It takes hard work and a deep sense of self-awareness to achieve one's goals, and most people only get close to greatness once they have faced some difficult challenges.
“The jealous bring down the curse they fear upon their own heads.” – Dorothy Dix
People often think of jealousy as a fear of being left alone, but it can also be a fear of others' relationships. For some, jealousy can be a driving force behind their choices and actions, leading them to feel like they need to protect or take care of someone they love. The curse this creates is often something that the individual cannot shake or overcome.
“Envy is the most stupid of vices, for there is no single advantage to be gained from it.” – Honore de Balzac
Envy is the most stupid of vices because there is no single advantage to be gained from it. For example, people who envy others may think they are better than they are, which can lead to feelings of inferiority and resentment. Envy can even lead to thoughts of suicide.
“Jealousy in romance is like salt in food. A little can enhance the savor, but too much can spoil the pleasure and, under certain circumstances, can be life-threatening.”- Maya Angelou
Romance is a time of love, hope, and adventure. It's a time when people are desperate to find their place in the world and build a future for themselves. But sometimes love can take on a dangerous quality. People can become jealous of each other, thinking that one person is taking away their chance at happiness. Jealousy can spoil the taste of love, make it less satisfying, and even lead to life-threatening consequences.
“Passion can quickly slip to jealousy or even hatred.” – Arthur Golden
Passion can quickly slip into jealousy or even hatred if someone experiences a feeling of insecurity or superiority. Jealousy and hatred can be very difficult to shake, especially if the person feels like they are being left out or left behind. It is important to remember that jealousy and hatred are emotions, not based on reality. If someone is feeling insecure or left out, they should talk to someone about it.
“Jealousy, that dragon that slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive.”– Havelock Ellis
Love is one of the most beautiful things in the world. It has the power to make people happy and bring happiness to others. However, sometimes love can get in the way of what both people want. People may become jealous of each other for no reason. This can be very harmful to both people.
“Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man’s self; and where there is no comparison, no envy.”- Francis Bacon
There is no escaping envy. It fills us with warmth and makes us feel alive. It can make us feel good about ourselves, or it can make us angry and resentful of others. In some cases, envy leads to bad behavior, like stealing or lying. But in most cases, envy healthy, constructive emotions. And when it does nothing but fuel our destructive tendencies, we can become very unhappy.
“Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it.” – François de la Rochefoucauld, Maxims
Love is the root of jealousy. It is the one thing that brings two people together and helps them share their feelings. However, once love dies, jealousy often follows. Jealousy can be a harmful emotion that can cause physical and emotional harm to both parties involved. To prevent oneself from developing jealous thoughts or feelings, it is important to remember that love always has a place in any relationship.
“It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.” – Aeschylus
It is not easy to be a friend to someone who has prospered. Few men are willing to do this. Some men resent their friend's success, while others envy it. Each man must find his own way to honor and be proud of their friend's accomplishments.
“Envy is more irreconcilable than hatred.”- François de la Rochefoucauld
Love is not hate, it is a strong and powerful emotion that we can feel for someone and want them to stay in our lives. Hateful thoughts and feelings towards others are not love, they are envy. Envy motivates us to do things that would make the person we envy happy, but it ultimately destroys our relationships because it is based on a lack of respect.
“Envy, if surrounded on all sides by the brightness of another’s prosperity, like the scorpion confined within a circle of fire, will sting itself to death.”- Charles Caleb Colton
There can be no greater temptation than envy. It is a powerful motivator, able to cause people to do things they would never otherwise do. But when surrounded by other people who are doing well, envy can become an unbearable feeling. This is because it becomes a challenge to live up to their success and feel grateful for what they have. Envy can sting itself to death, leading to a lack of self-esteem and a need for approval from others.
“The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.”- Baltasar Gracián, translated from Spanish
For some, the envy of others is the motivation to live a life of acclaim and success. Others feel that envy drives them to achieve their goals, regardless of the cost. Whatever the case may be, envy is a powerful emotion that can lead to negative consequences.
“Envy is a waste of time.”- Author Unknown
In order to be successful in life, you need to be content with what you have. You shouldn't be striving for more than what you have, or chasing after things that don't MEAN anything. Envy is a waste of time because it only leads to frustration and unhappiness.
“Insecure people only eclipse your sun because they’re jealous of your daylight and tired of their dark, starless nights.” - Shannon L. Alder
People who are insecure about their night lives often eclipse the sun in their day lives. They are tired of being dark and alone, and want to be seen as equal to others. This has led to them feeling jealous of people who have daylight hours.
“It is never wise to seek or wish for another’s misfortune. If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.”- Charley Reese
This is one of the most difficult things to do in life- try not to look for misfortune. If you do, you may get it. And if you get it, you will feel cursed. It’s never wise to seek or wish for another person’s misfortune. You might end up getting it and feeling cursed yourself.
“Envy is thin because it bites but never eats.”- Spanish Proverb
People can be the envy of others for a variety of reasons, but the root of the problem is often greed. Envy is thin because it bites but never eats. This inflicts pain on those who experience it and can cause some people to become destructive.
“To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter.” – F. Sagan
Laughter is one of the most joyous things in life. It brings happiness and light into people's lives, and can be a source of relief when something unpleasant happens. However, to some people, laughter can also be frightening because it reveals their vulnerabilities. Jealousy is one of the most feared emotions, and to see someone else enjoying themselves makes it seem like everything is okay.
“Every other sin hath some pleasure annexed to it, or will admit of an excuse: envy alone wants both.” – Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy
envy is a sin that admits of no forgiveness. It is a feeling of superiority and dislike for someone that we feel because of their differences from ourselves. To be envious of someone is to harbour a desire to surpass them in some way. Envy results in feelings of inferiority and resentment. It can lead to thoughts of harming or taking from others, which can further fuel the fire of resentment and anger.
“Don’t waste time on jealousy. Sometimes you’re ahead, sometimes you’re behind.” – Mary Schmich
Jealousy is an emotion that can range from mild to life-threatening. If left untreated, jealousy can lead to negative feelings such as envy, mistrust, and resentment. It's important to remember that sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind. In order to help manage jealousy effectively, it's important to be aware of the different stages it can take and how to react when a particular stage is reached.
“Anger, resentment, and jealousy don’t change the heart of others – it only changes yours.”– Shannon Alder
People often think that anger, resentment, and jealousy are just individual emotions. But, in reality, these emotions can change the hearts of others. When people are angry and resentful, they often feel like they're alone in their feelings and can't get anyone to understand or support them. This can lead to deep-seated bitterness and a lack of intimacy with others.
“Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.” – Fulton J. Sheen
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius. It is a waste of an opportunity to appreciate greatness when it is available. If we are not critical of others, they will become our own severest critics.
“You can only be jealous of someone who has something you think you ought to have yourself.” – Margaret Atwood
There are a lot of things people get wrong when they think about jealousy, but one of the most common is thinking that one person can only be jealous of someone who has something they think they ought to have. This is not only untrue, but it can be a very harmful attitude. Jealousy is healthy and it can help people grow and learn about themselves. It can also help them stay close to those they care about.
“Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.”- François de la Rochefoucauld
We often envy those who have more than we do, but the happiness of these people is often greater than our own. We may be happy with what we have, but if someone else has just as much as we do, their happiness is likely to be greater.
“Envy is a littleness of soul, which cannot see beyond a certain point, and if it does not occupy the whole space, feels itself excluded.”- William Hazlitt
Envy often motivates people to do things they wouldn't do if they had less of it. It can be a sign of being littleness of the soul, which is unable to see beyond what is seen as important. Envy often leads people to do things that they would never do if they didn't have more of it.
“The truest mark of being born with great qualities is being born without envy.” – François de la Rochefoucauld
Envy is a power that can drive people crazy. It can make us feel as if we are not good enough, or as if we are too different from the people around us. It can even lead to us becoming Collection objects. But being born with great qualities is not just about having no envy; it's about being content with who you are and living in the present moment.
“O! Beware, my lord, of jealousy; It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on.” – William Shakespeare, Othello
Jealousy is a powerful emotion that can be destructive. It can make someone feel like they're being left out, or that they're not good enough for someone else. It can also lead to lasting damage. The best way to avoid jealousy is to be aware of it, and to watch out for it in your own life.
“In jealousy there is more self-love than love.”- François de la Rochefoucauld, Maxims, 1665
Love is the emotion we feel for someone we care about. Jealousy, on the other hand, is a feeling of intense dislike and envy toward someone who is loved by another person. The emotion can be based on circumstantial factors such as the person being in a relationship that the jealous person doesn't like, or simply based on the jealous person's own thoughts and feelings about the other person.
“The venom clamors of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog’s tooth.” – William Shakespeare
When a woman is jealous, her venom can be as deadly as a mad dog's tooth. Her anger and resentment can boil over and turn into violence. It's no wonder so many women have been hurt by their partners in recent years.
“Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.” – George Eliot
Love and anger can never be truly extinguished. The two can coexist, but it's important to keep in mind that love is more about understanding and accommodating than it is about taking sides. If one person starts to lose sight of their object, the other may become upset. This doesn't mean that they can't be loving, though; it just means they'll be less likely to take care of everything else in their lives.
“The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor.”- Socrates
The envious person is constantly worried about how their neighbor's weight is impacting their own health. Whether it's watching them eat or just admiring the way they move around, the envious person has a continuous fear that their own body may not be able to keep up. In an attempt to keep up with their neighbors' healthy lifestyles, many people turn to diet and exercise.
“Isn’t it kind of silly to think that tearing someone else down builds you up?”– Sean Covey
Many people believe that tearing someone else down builds you up. This is because most people believe that good things come in small packages. They also believe that by taking someone else down, you can build yourself up. The article discusses how people's beliefs about tearing others down and building up can have a significant impact on their lives.
“Jealousy and love are sisters.”- Russian Proverb
Love is a powerful emotion that can heal and connect individuals. Jealousy, on the other hand, is a healthy emotion that can help to build stronger relationships. When jealousy arises, it often leads to feelings of insecurity, fear and anger. These emotions can ruin relationships and cause problems between the people in them.
“Envy slays itself by its own arrows.”- Author Unknown
envy is a powerful emotion that can often lead to negative consequences. Envy often leads people to believe that they are superior to others, which can lead to feeling left out or lonely. When envy is unchecked, it can lead to feelings of insecurity and anger, which can in turn lead to trouble.
“Jealousy is one of the wickedest of all the passions. It is that which has been the most fruitful mother of tragedies, murders, and wars. But reprehensible though it is, jealousy is almost rather be pitied than blamed–its first victims are those who harbour the feeling.” –Arthur Lynch
Jealousy is one of the most reprehensible of all the passions. It is that which has been the most fruitful mother of tragedies, murders, and wars. But reprehensible though it is, jealousy is almost rather to forgive than to hate.
“Jealousy-Tormenting yourself, for fear you should be tormented by another.”- Paul Chatfield
As humans, we are constantly plagued by jealousy and Tormenting ourselves for what may seem like an irrational fear. But, in the end, it is only a feeling of self-doubt and insecurity. Jealousy is simply a sign that you are afraid to let go of someone you love. And, as such, it should be treated with respect. Only then can it be overcome.
“It is never wise to seek or wish for another’s misfortune. If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.”- Charley Reese
If you find yourself in a situation where you feel that someone is causing misfortune, it is never wise to seek or wish for their misfortune. The more you try to change the person or situation, the greater the chance that things will continue to go bad. This is especially true if you are feeling malice or envy, which has a tangible and physical shape.
“Jealousy… is a mental cancer.”- C. Forbes
Jealousy is a mental cancer that ruins relationships and can even lead to suicide. It's a dangerous emotion that can cause people to become fixated on the wrong person and develop feelings of envy.
“Jealousy is a disease; love is a healthy condition. The immature mind often mistakes one for the other or assumes that the greater the love, the greater the jealousy.”– Robert Heinlein
Love is an emotion that can be healthy and beneficial to both people involved in it. However, jealousy can also be a harmful emotion. Jealousy often boils down to a simple mistaken assumption that one person is better than the other. This can lead to great harm to both people involved.
“Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. ” - Carrie Fisher
Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. It can kill you slowly or quickly. It's a terrible way to live and it's something that we all have to work against every day.
“Envy is like a fly that passes all the body’s sounder parts, and dwells upon the sores.”- Arthur Chapman
The author of the quote explores how envy can be like a fly that passes all the body's sounder parts and dwells upon the sores. The fly may be fascinated by the structures in the sore, but it is also influenced by how well-off the person seems. Envy often takes root in individuals who view themselves as beneath others, and can lead to negative outcomes.
“The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.”- Baltasar Gracián
Though it is hard to be truly jealous of others, sometimes envy becomes a powerful motivator. For some, envy can be a driving force in achieving success or becoming successful. Envy can also lead to social isolation or even depression. Though often short-lived, envy can have a measurable impact on one's life.
“Jealousy is an ugly emotion that makes people do some seriously whacked shit and when a woman is experiencing it, it’s worse.” - Kristen Ashley
Jealousy is an ugly emotion that often leads to negative consequences. It can make us feel insecure, angry, and upset. When we are jealous, we can't help but focus on what we think of as our own happiness. We may not be able to see the good in others, or even ourselves. This can lead to problems such as missing out on opportunities, feeling single and lonely, and becoming arrogant or overprotective.
“You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars.”– Gary Allan
Jealousy of the stars can be understandable, but it should not be the motivator for our actions. If we are looking to improve our lives and achieve our goals, we need to look at the world around us and see what makes it great. Not just the things we can see with our own eyes, but also what makes other people happy and content. The moon is one example of something that makes a lot of people happy.
“Pure love allows no room for jealousy.”- James Lendall Basford (1845–1915), Sparks from the Philosopher’s Stone
When it comes to love, anything is possible. Whether it’s a pure, unadulterated love or something more complicated, there’s no limit to what can happen between two people. And when those two people are in love, jealousy isn’t an option. From the moment they meet to the moment they fall in love, they are meant to be together.
“Pity is for the living, envy is for the dead.” – Mark Twain
Pity is for the living, envy is for the dead. Both feelings are felt when one has knowledge of someone who has passed away. Pity often involves feeling bad for the person who has died and envy often refers to those who have recently passed away.
“Jealousy is that pain which a man feels from the apprehension that he is not equally beloved by the person whom he entirely loves.” - Joseph Addison
Jealousy is the pain that a man feels from the apprehension that he is not equally beloved by the person whom he entirely loves. It can be debilitating and cause a man to lose his joy in life.
“Envy shoots at others and wounds itself.”- English Proverb
There is a lot of envy in the world. It can be seen in people's actions, words, and thoughts. It can even be seen in those who we think we know best. Envy often shoots at others and wounds itself. It can be difficult to see how it can be countered, but there are ways to do so.
“O jealousy! thou magnifier of trifles.” – Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
O jealousy! thou magnifier of trifles, art the root of all our troubles. For without it we cannot appreciate the small things in life; and without appreciation, we are nothing. Jealousy can cause us to feel small and insignificant, which can lead to problems such as stress and anxiety. It is important to be aware of the signs that might suggest that someone is jealous and to be able to address any concerns quickly.
“Jealousy is the dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest.” – R. Orage
Jealousy is one of the most bitter emotions because it is associated with the sweetest things in life. It is an emotion that can be felt when someone feels that they are not loved by the person they are attracted to. Jealousy can cause great pain and heartache. It can be difficult to let go of the person you are jealous of.
“Jealousy is when you count someone else’s blessings instead of your own.”– Roy T. Bennett
Jealousy is when you count someone else's blessings instead of your own. When you feel like you're not getting what you want in life, jealousy can be a huge motivator to change your perspective. It can take some time, but by learning to love yourself more and give yourself credit for everything good in your life, you can finally be content.
“The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.” – Bette Midler
Finding someone who is happy for you can be a challenge. You have to put in the hard work and find someone who is content with their life. However, if you are successful, it can be worth the effort. There are many people out there who are content and happy, but it can be difficult to find them.
“Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.” – John Dryden
The emotions of jealousy and envy are often seen as dark and sinful. But in reality, they can be the signs of a healthy soul that is searching for something new to focus on. Jealousy can highlight how much we still want what someone has, whether it's money, love, or a title. Envy can help us see how close someone came to having what we want and how happy we would be if we had it.
“What sort of love is permeated by jealousy? You are jealous because you are unaware that everything you need is inside you.” - Peter Deunov
Jealousy is a feeling of insecurity and fear of being left out. It can be based on something as small as your partner not being with you as much or something as big as the fear that someone else will have what you do not have. It can be difficult to shake the feeling that something is off, that we are not good enough for someone else.
“[T]he ear of jealousy heareth all things.” – The Bible (Apocrypha), Wisdom of Solomon 1:10
Jealousy is a very strong emotion that can drive people to do things they wouldn't normally do. It often leads to feelings of Hate and Anger. These emotions can help to dish out revenge on those who have hurt us. In some cases, jealousy can even lead to Violence.
“Men are so constituted that everyone undertakes what he sees another successful in, whether he has an aptitude for it or not.”- Johann Von Goethe
In order to be successful, men must first learn how to take responsibility for their own actions. This can be difficult for some men, who may feel that their success is due to natural talents or destiny. However, throughout history, there have been men who have displayed great success because they were willing to put in the work and failed not because of their natural ability.
“Take heed you harbor not that vice called Envy, lest another’s happiness be your torment, and God’s blessing become your curse.”- Wellins Calcott
If you are not careful, you may become envious of others and find yourself alone in your misery. This can lead to suffering since envy leads to a lack of self-awareness and can cause other people to feel left out or ignored. It is important to be mindful of what we allow ourselves to fall into and be sure that our happiness does not come at the expense of someone else's.
“Grudges get heavier, the longer they are carried.” – F. P.K. Thomajan
The longer someone carries a grudge, the more it becomes a physical and emotional weight. Grudges can grow more powerful over time, leading to resentment and anger. This can have negative consequences for both the person carrying the grudge and those close to them.
“Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us all in the long run.”- George Bernard Shaw
Jealousy is a destructive emotion that often replaces real love in our lives. It can quickly take over if we accidentally see or hear something that makes us jealous. In fact, it's even more difficult to let go of jealousy when it's based on someone we think is our romantic partner. It's important to be honest with ourselves and recognize the difference between the person we're attracted to and the person who fills that role in our lives.
“You can’t be friends with someone who wants your life.”– Oprah Winfrey
Everyone has different goals in life, and so do their friends. Some people want to be friends with you because they think you'll have a good time, while others might just want to talk. It's up to you to decide if you're compatible with someone, and if so, how best to make the most of our time together.
“As iron is eaten by rust, so are the envious consumed by envy.”- Antisthenes
As iron is eaten by rust, so are the envious consumed by envy. Rust eats away at the metal, leaving the envious with an empty treasury. envy takes hold and those who have it must live in a state of constant fear of being surpassed.
“Jealousy would be far less torturous if we understood that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits.” – Paul Eldridge
Love is supposed to be the best feeling in the world, but according to some researchers, jealousy can be incredibly torturous. Jealousy is a mental and emotional response to a person or thing that we feel is not our own. It can make us feel insecure and angry, which can lead to further problems. There is no one right answer when it comes to how to deal with jealousy, but understanding that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits might help us feel better.
“Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.”- Elizabeth Bowen
Jealousy is no longer a problem if you have friends to help you become over-the-top happy. It's also important to remember that jealousy is not just a feeling; it can also be a behavior. If you're constantly jealous of people around you, it's easy to start to think that everyone else is happier than you are. This can lead to resentment and envy, which in turn can lead to jealousy.
“Jealousy is not a barometer by which the depth of love can be read, it merely records the degree of the lover’s insecurity.” – Margaret Mead
Love is a powerful emotion that can be life-changing. But it can also be dangerous. People can wrongly interpret love as a gauge that can measure the depth of their love. Jealousy, on the other hand, is only a sign of insecurity and does not mean that the person loves the other person less.
“Jealousy injures us with the dagger of self-doubt.” – Terri Guillemets
Jealousy is a difficult emotion to overcome. It can lead to feelings of insecurity, worthlessness, and inadequacy. It can also lead to feelings of anger and hate. Jealousy has the potential to cause great damage to both our mental and physical health.
“A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.” – Proverbs 14:30
There is no escaping the envy that one feels when looking at someone else’s beautiful heart. However, it is important to remember that envy is not a healthy emotion. It can lead to negative thought patterns and ultimately be destructive to one’s health. To stay healthy and envy-free, it is important to have a sound heart.
“Jealousy is love in competition.” - Toba Beta
Love is one of the most powerful emotions in the world. It can make people feel happy, sad, and angry. However, sometimes love can get in the way of a relationship. This can be called jealousy. Jealousy is when someone is obsessed with what another person has or isn't doing. It can make them feel as if they are being left out or that their partner is winning some kind of competition.
“Jealousy is the great exaggerator.”- Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller, The Conspiracy of Fiesco, 1783
People often think that jealousy is a simple emotion, but it's not. Jealousy can be an exaggeration of what others have done or said. It can also lead to feelings of insecurity and sadness.
“You can’t be yourself within jealousy.” - Toba Beta
Jealousy is a feeling of intense dislike and hostility towards someone who is admired or respected. It can be based on an individual's own evaluation of the other person, or on a shared characteristic or behavior. In some cases, jealousy can lead to feelings of hurt and betrayal.
“Envy is the art of counting the other fellow’s blessings instead of your own.” – Harold Coffin
As humans, we constantly look for ways to improve our own lives by counting the blessings of others. We may be envious of those who have more, or we may feel resentful when others make more than we do. However, envy is ultimately a form of envy that is focused on another person's benefit rather than their own. This can be a dangerous emotion because it can lead to feelings of superiority and resentment.
“Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.” –Francois de la Rochefoucauld
Doubt is the key to breaking free from jealousy. It can be a helpful tool in managing our thoughts and feelings, but when it becomes a dominating force in our lives, we quickly find ourselves in trouble. Doubt can become an obsession, a mental disease that preys on our fears and doubts. As we get further and further away from certainty, the doubt begins to take over. It starts to dominate our thoughts and make us feel irrational.
“Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We are more angry at undeserved than at deserved good-fortune.”- William Hazlitt
Justice is one of the ingredients that makes envy a powerful emotion. When we see someone with privilege and wealth, we are more angry at them than at undeserved good fortune. We feel that they have been taken advantage of, or that they have gone through unfair circumstances without consequence. Envy feels like a love of justice, or a desire to correct any wrong that has been done.
“Jealousy – that jumble of secret worship and ostensible aversion.” – Emile M. Cioran
There's something curiously satisfying about feeling like you're the only one who understands what you feel. Jealousy can be a powerful motivator, making us do things we might not otherwise consider. But it can also be a source of confusion and worry, leading to exaggerated feelings of insecurity. In some cases, jealousy can even lead to aggression and hurt feelings.
“Envy assails the noblest: the winds howl around the highest peaks.” – Ovid
It is hard to be impartial when one is looking at mountain ranges from a distance. When one looks at the peaks from a remote location, their beauty is overwhelming. The views from high up are amazing, and it can be hard to not be envious of the wind that howls around these highest peaks.
“Jealousy is all the fun you think they had…” – Erica Jong
Jealousy is actually a very harmful emotion that can ruin relationships. It can make people feel like they are the only one in the world who matters and it can cause them to try to control or manipulate their partners.
“Jealousy is the fear or apprehension of superiority: envy our uneasiness under it.” – William Shenstone
Envy is the fear or apprehension of superiority over others. It can lead to feelings of jealousy when we feel that someone is better than us, especially if they hold some attribute that we don't have. Jealousy can also be a motivating factor in some people's behavior, such as wanting to be popular or getting ahead in life.
“She let the jealousy slip out of her fingertips.” - Jodi Lynn Anderson
Jealousy is a natural emotion that can be felt when someone feels a strong bond with another person. However, many people go too far in their jealousy. She let the jealousy slip out of her fingertips and it ended up costing her dearly.
“Keep yourselves far from envy; it eateth up and taketh away good actions, like as fire eateth up and burneth wood.”- Muhammad
If you are like most humans, you may have felt envy at times in your life. Envy is a feeling of intense dislike or envy for someone who has something that you want or believe is valuable. It can quickly consume any good actions that you might take in order to keep yourself from becoming envious. The key to avoiding envy is to understand why it may be attractive to the person envious and to not let it take hold.
“Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.”- Buddha
There is nothing more damaging to a person's mental health than envying others. When people do this, they deprive themselves of the peace of mind that comes from having good things. Instead, they become anxious and stressed, which in turn leads to them feeling unhappy and alone.
“Envy is thin because it bites but never eats.” – Spanish Proverb
As humans we have a natural urge to be comparison-driven. We want to know what others are like and how they compare to us. This type of thinking often leads to envy, which is thin because it bites but never eats. Envy often stunts development and can lead to negative consequences.
“A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.” – Robert A. Heinlein
There is no logical reason for jealousy, other than the fact that humans are social creatures. We constantly compete and compare ourselves against others, trying to find the "best" version of ourselves. When we feel one of our friends or family members is not living up to our standards, we can become jealous. This can be a difficult emotion to shake, and it often leads to feelings of insecurity and anger.
“Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.”- Josh Billings
Love is a complicated thing. It has many layers, and it can be hard to see what is really happening between the two people. But through telescopes and microscopes, we can see what is going on. envy is just as complex, but it can be less easy to see what is going on. It can be hard to understand why someone else might have something that we don’t have, or why they might be better off than we are.
“Never love unless you can bear with all the faults of man: Men will sometimes jealous be, Though but little cause they see.” – Thomas Campion, ‘Never Love Unless’
Love is a feeling of strong affection and strong respect for someone. It is often described as being strong and passionate, but it can also be difficult to deal with the faults of people. People can be jealous of others, even if they don't deserve it. Even though people can have some faults, love still exists and is powerful.
“Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.” – George Eliot
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart. It thrives on certainty, and because it cannot be faked, it breeds paranoia and anxiety. Jealousy often leads to negative consequences such as bruised egos, shattered relationships, and even full-blown affairs.
“A jealous woman does better research than the FBI.” – Unknown
A jealous woman does better research than the FBI when it comes to determining whether or not she is dating someone she knows. She can also look up information on potential relationships on her own time, which helps her avoid getting too emotionally attached to any one man.
“Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself.”- Danish Proverb
Envy is a disease that can destroy a person's spirit. It is a feeling of strong jealousy that leads people to feel down about themselves. The disease is caused by an over-spiritualizing of one's own qualities.
“Surrounded by the flames of jealousy, the jealous one winds up, like the scorpion, turning the poisoned sting against himself.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
The role of jealousy in human relationships is complex and often misunderstood. Many people believe that jealousy is a benign emotion, but it can be a very harmful force in relationships. Jealousy can lead to physical and emotional abuse, and can even lead to the breakup of a relationship. In some cases, jealousy can even lead to suicide.
“Envy is ignorance.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
envy is a lack of self-awareness and understanding towards others. It can be expressed through thoughts or actions that earn the person an unjustified sense of superiority or superiority over others. It can be a physical manifestation such as feeling left out, not being considered for something, or feeling lonely and alone. Envy often leads to feelings of animosity and hatred, which in turn can lead to negative consequences.
“Oh, what a bitter thing it is to look into happiness through another man’s eyes.”- William Shakespeare
It is hard to be happy when we look at happiness through the eyes of another person. We may think that we know what it is, but looking into someone else's perspective can change our understanding completely. Sometimes, life seems so bleak and negative that it's hard to find anything to bring us joy. But by looking into someone else's eyes, we can see how much good there is in life and find hope for the future.
“Envy is a symptom of a lack of appreciation of our own uniqueness and self worth. Each of us has something to give that no one else has.” – Elizabeth O’Connor
Envy is a symptom of a lack of appreciation of our own uniqueness and self worth. Each of us has something to give that no one else has. We can give others what they need and make them feel loved, but we must also be careful not to take what we have for granted. We can do things to make ourselves feel better, but it is ultimately up to each individual to find the courage to put their own needs first.
“Jealousy is an awkward homage which inferiority renders to merit.”- de Puixieux
People often tend to think of jealousy as a negative emotion. However, jealousy can be seen as an acknowledgment of positive qualities in someone else. Jealousy allows us to see the things we don't like about someone and appreciate them more. This can make us feel better about ourselves.
“Jealousy is a crutch.” – Terri Guillemets
Jealousy is a crutch that can be used to sustain a relationship. It can make us feel like we have to have the other person, and it can make us feel like we are not good enough for them. When we are feeling jealous, we may not be able to see the good in our partner or we may put all the blame on them. This can lead to a breaking up or a lack of trust.
“Jealousy hyphenates love in all the wrong places.”- Terri Guillemets
Love is a strong emotion and should be treated with respect. However, some people seem to think that only when it is attached to a certain person does it have value. This can be detrimental to the relationship because jealousy can fuel feelings of anger, resentment and negative thoughts about the other person.
“Nothing sharpens sight like envy.”- Thomas Fuller
envy is a powerful emotion that can make us feel bad about ourselves. It can also lead to negative actions such as spending more money than we should, or being critical of others. However, there are ways to reduce the power of envy and improve our lives. One way is to learn to control our own emotions.
“A show of envy is an insult to oneself.” – Yevgeny Alexandrovich Yevtushenko
When one looks upon their own life, it seems perfect and without any flaws. But when they look at others' lives and see how perfect they are, it feels like an insult to themselves. envy is a feeling of hatred and contempt for oneself. It is a disharmony that can be felt in any situation, but is especially pronounced in relationships.
“Envy is a symptom of a lack of appreciation of our own uniqueness and self-worth. Each of us has something to give that no one else has.”- Unknown
Everyone has something they're good at. How we use this information to improve our lives is up to us. Some people hoard their talents and skills, while others use them to make a difference in the world. No one's life is perfect, but by appreciating our own unique gifts, we can start to understand and appreciate ourselves more.
“Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.” – François de la Rochefoucauld
Envy is a strong emotion that often lasts for longer than the happiness of those we envy. We are constantly looking for ways to make ourselves feel better and our eyes are constantly on others to see if they are doing anything we can improve upon. We often take what we see in people and build our own opinion of them based on this.
“Envy is the coward side of Hate, and all her ways are bleak and desolate.”- Henry Abbey
There is a hidden side to hate that can be quite dark and deadly. It can be envy, which is the coward’s side of hate. Envy is the desire to have what we don’t have, or to think we do not have. It can be a lack of self-confidence, because we feel like we are always better than everyone else. And it can be bleak and desolate, because we know that no one has what our lives need.
“The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.” – Salvador Dal
Success is a very relative term. Some people might say that it's a matter of pure hard work and determination. Others might say that it's a matter of having the right genes, or being lucky enough to be born into a wealthy family. However, in most cases, success is pretty subjective. And, even if you achieve success, it's likely due to the envy and jealousy of those who have less luck or less talent.
“Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive.”- Havelock Ellis, On Life and Sex: Essays of Love and Virtue, 1937
Love is a powerful emotion that can be beautiful and inspiring, but it can also be dangerous. Sometimes, people can get too wrapped up in their love for one another and forget that they should be focusing on their own well-being. Jealousy can be a real problem, and it can kill love.
“I don’t ever remember being particularly jealous of anybody, because I figured if I can’t do it myself, I don’t deserve to get it.” - Clyde Tombaugh
Jealousy is something that can be felt for many reasons and it can range from feeling that someone else has what we want or is better than us to feeling absolutely certain that somebody else is the one for us. It's something that can be incredibly hard to shake and something that can have a significant impact on our lives. For some people, jealousy can even lead to negative consequences, such as eating disorders or substance abuse. For others, it can be a source of strength and empowerment.
“Envy is a littleness of soul, which cannot see beyond a certain point, and if it does not occupy the whole space feels itself excluded.” – William Hazlitt, Characteristics, 1823
Envy is a littleness of the soul, which cannot see beyond a certain point, and if it does not occupy the whole space feels itself excluded. It is often a sign of someone who is unfulfilled or who has no idea what they want in life. When envy takes hold, it makes it difficult for someone to feel good about themselves.
“He who is jealous, is never jealous of what you see, with what is imagined is enough.” - Jacinto Benavente
Jealousy is a strong emotion that can be felt when one is interested in, or has feelings for, someone else. It can also be expressed when someone feels that they are not being given a fair chance because of the other person's relationships. Jealousy can often lead to negative emotions such as anger and resentment.
“Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.”- John Gay
envy is a feeling of jealousy or hatred for someone who has something that one wants. It can be based on a misunderstanding, being jealous of someone's wealth, beauty, or popularity, or simply thinking that one has everything. For some people, envy can be a very destructive emotion.
“It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.”- Lawrence Durrell, Justine, 1957
Jealousy is a powerful emotion that can blind people to the love that is right in front of them. It is difficult to separate what is real and what is imagined, and sometimes it is hard to tell if the person they are jealous of really loves them or not. When people are jealous, it can hurt their relationship and cause them to lose trust in the other person.
“Jealousy’s a weak emotion.” - Jay-Z
Jealousy is a strong emotion that can lead to negative consequences. It is important to be aware of how you feel about someone and how this can affect your life.
“Envy lurks at the bottom of the human heart like a viper in its hole.” – Honoré de Balzac
People can feel envy like a viper in their hole. It is undetectable, but it lurks there like a snake ready to pounce on its unsuspecting prey. Envy stunts creativity, productivity, and social connection. It also leads to feelings of emptiness and separation. People who have high levels of envy often find themselves feeling as if they are missing out on life.
“He that is not jealous is not in love.”- Augustine
Jealousy is a strong emotion that can be felt when someone is interested in someone else and they feel that the other person is not worth their time or attention. It can be harmful to both people involved as it can create negative feelings and make them less likely to pursue a relationship.
“Envy is the art of counting the other fellow’s blessings instead of your own.”- Harold Coffin
It can be hard to feel good about yourself when you see others enjoying life more than you do. But if you're looking to improve your own life, envy is the art of counting the other fellow's blessings instead of your own. When you focus on what others have, rather than on yourself, you'll find that life is more fulfilling and that you're able to appreciate the good in everyone around you.
“Jealousy is simply and clearly the fear that you do not have value. Jealousy scans for evidence to prove the point – that others will be preferred and rewarded more than you. There is only one alternative – self-value. If you cannot love yourself, you will not believe that you are loved. You will always think it’s a mistake or luck.”- Jennifer James
Jealousy is the fear that you do not have value. It scans for evidence to prove the point that others will be preferred and rewarded more than you. There is only one alternative: You should be happy with what you have.
“Trifles light as air, are to the jealous confirmations strong as proofs of holy writ.” – William Shakespeare, Othello
The trifles of the world are but small matters in comparison to the great truths of the Bible. They are light as air to the jealous confirmations of God, and as proofs of His holy writ.