Jealous And Envy Quotes

Jealous And Envy Quotes by Emma Goldman, Robert A. Heinlein, Havelock Ellis, Francois de La Rochefoucauld, Elizabeth Bowen, George Eliot and many others.

Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it

Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one
Emma Goldman
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own… 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 A. Heinlein
Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.
Havelock Ellis
The truest mark of being born with great qualities is to be born without envy.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.
Robert A. Heinlein
Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.
Elizabeth Bowen
There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire; it is hardly a passion, but a blight bred in the cloudy, damp despondency of uneasy egoism.
George Eliot
So full of artless jealousy is guilt, It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.
William Shakespeare
Jealousy dislikes the world to know it.
Lord Byron
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
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
If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.
Charley Reese
Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
Erica Jong
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always so occupied with being jealous of other women’s husbands.
Oscar Wilde
Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Jealousy is just love and hate at the same time.
You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars.
Gary Allan