jealousy quotes

35 Jealousy Quotes By Famous People

Jealousy refers to the negative thoughts and feelings of insecurity of having less than others. It exists in different forms, such as anger, restlessness, fear, or hate. A jealous person is the most toxic and ungrateful person. Jealousy is an unpleasant emotion that makes you feel restless and unhappy all the time. These jealousy quotes are fun to read, you will understand the meaning of jealousy when you read these quotes.

Jealousy exists in many places, such as between friends, family, and relationships. Try to practice gratitude to feel grateful for what you have and keep remembering that you can never get anything that is not yours. Jealousy is a disease, and you have to try to handle your demons inside. Live and let people live peacefully, and be grateful for others and yourself.

jealousy quotes

35 Jealousy Quotes

  1. “Welcome to the wonderful world of jealousy, he thought. For the price of admission, you get a splitting headache, a nearly irresistible urge to commit murder, and an inferiority complex. Yippee.” R. Ward
  2. “You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars.” Gary Allan
  3. “Whoever envies another confesses his superiority.” Samuel Johnson
  4. “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

  5. “The venom clamors of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog’s tooth.” William Shakespeare

  6. “Jealousy—Tormenting yourself, for fear you should be tormented by another.” Paul Chatfield
  7. “Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.” Erica Jong
  8. “The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.” Bette Midler
  9. “Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy. Never underestimate that.” Oliver Stone
  10. “Comparison is the thief of joy.” Theodore Roosevelt

  11. “What sort of love is permeated by jealousy? You are jealous because you are unaware that everything you need is inside you.” Peter Deunov
  12. “Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness.” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
  13. “The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.” Baltasar Gracián
  14. “If one of two lovers is loyal, and the other jealous and false, how may their friendship last, for Love is slain!” Marie de France
  15. “Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.” G. Wells

  16. “There is no greater glory than love, nor any greater punishment than jealousy.” Lope de Vega
  17. “Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not.” Ann Brashares
  18. “Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the presence of keeping it alive.” Havelock Ellis
  19. “Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm; for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave.” Holy Bible
  20. “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

  21. “Jealousy is the dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest.” R. Orage
  22. “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
  23. “The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time.” Johann Kaspar Lavater
  24. “A wise man is content with his lot, whatever it may be, without wishing for what he has not.” Seneca
  25. “The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.” Salvador Dal

  26. “Jealousy would be far less torturous if we understood that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits.” Paul Eldridge
  27. “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
  28. “Envy and jealousy, twin sisters, come with the cunning of the fox to steal away our peace and happiness.” Nicias Ballard Cooksey
  29. “Anger, resentment, and jealousy doesn’t change the heart of others– it only changes yours.” Shannon Alder
  30. “Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.” Fulton J. Sheen

  31. “Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.” Buddha
  32. “You can only be jealous of someone who has something you think you ought to have yourself.” Margaret Atwood
  33. “Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one’s self-respect. For jealous people, like dope-fiends, stoop to the lowest level and in the end inspire only disgust and loathing.” Emma Goldman
  34. “Envy is the coward side of Hate, and all her ways are bleak and desolate.” Henry Abbey
  35. “Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.” John Dryden

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