Jealousy Quotes

Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life because it is essentially destructive.
Alexis Carrel

Gossip is just a tool to distract people who have nothing better to do from feeling jealous of those few of us still remaining with noble hearts.
Anna Godbersen

Jealousy... is a mental cancer.
B. C. Forbes
Jealousy Quotes
Jealousy Quotes
The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.
Bette Midler

Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don't complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don't bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live!
Bob Marley

Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
Carrie Fisher

Old habits are strong and jealous.
Dorothea Brande

The surest route to breeding jealousy is to compare. Since jealousy comes from feeling less than another, comparisons only fan the fires.
Dorothy Corkville Briggs

Jealousy - that jumble of secret worship and ostensible aversion.
Emile M. Cioran

Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
Erica Jong

Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Nothing brings on jealousy like laughter.
Fran├žoise Sagan

It will be found an unjust and unwise jealousy to deprive a man of his natural liberty upon the supposition he may abuse it.
George Washington

Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
George Eliot

Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.
H.G. Wells

Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.
Havelock Ellis

Jealousy is the tie that binds, and binds, and binds.
Helen Rowland

Men are jealous of every woman, even when they don’t have the slightest interest in her themselves.
Jan Neruda

A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.
Jean Baudrillard

Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
John Dryden

Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves.
Karl Kraus

It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.
Lawrence Durrell

A lot of people get so hung up on what they can't have that they don't think for a second about whether they really want it.
Lionel Shriver

Don't waste time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind.
Mary Schmich

Jealousy is the fear of comparison.
Max Frisch

Being with an insanely jealous person is like being in the room with a dead mammoth.
Mike Nichols

Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy. Never underestimate that.
Oliver Stone

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 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 - in fact, they are almost incompatible; one emotion hardly leaves room for the other.
Robert A. Heinlein

He that is jealous is not in love.
Saint Augustine

The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.
Salvador Dali

Isn't it kind of silly to think that tearing someone else down builds you up?
Sean Covey

The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire.
Solomon Ibn Gabirol

You can't be yourself within jealousy.
Toba Beta

Jealousy is the fear or apprehension of superiority: envy our uneasiness under it.
William Shenstone