Jealousy Quotes

Peace of mind makes the body healthy, but jealousy is like a cancer.

Bible

I've spent most of my life walking under that hovering cloud, jealousy, whose acid raindrops blurred my vision and burned holes in my heart.

Astrid Alauda

Jealousy is the tie that binds, and binds, and binds

Helen Rowland

To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter

F. Sagan

To cure jealousy is to see it for what it is, a dissatisfaction with self

Joan Didion

Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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 dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest.

A.R. Orage

In jealousy there is more self-love than love.

Fran┴ois

There is no greater glory than love, nor any greater punishment than jealousy.

Lope de Vega

Love may exist without jealousy, although this is rare; but jealousy may exist without love, and this is common

Unknown

Jealousy is a tiger that tears not only its prey but also its own raging heart

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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're almost incompatible; one emotion hardly leaves room for the other. Both at once can produce unbearable turmoil...

Robert Heinlein

Love sees sharply, hatred sees even more sharp, but Jealousy sees the sharpest for it is love and hate at the same time

Arab Proverb

Jealousy and love are sisters.

Russian Proverb

It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.

Lawrence Durrell

Jealousy is the great exaggerator.

Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

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

George Eliot

These golden matters Of Gyges and his treasuries Are no concern of mine. Jealousy has no power over me, Nor do I envy a god his work, And I do not burn to rule. Such things have no Fascination for my eyes.

Archilochus

What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me; and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of anger and quarrels.

St. Augustine of Hippo

Jealousy is just love and hate at the same time.

Drake

Any society which gives lip-service to the idea of equal opportunity is going to generate jealousy of others who are better off than you are, even if the thing thats in short supply cant be carved up and shared without destroying it.

John Kilian Houston Brunner
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