Jealousy Quotes

In jealousy there is more of self-love than love.

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

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

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


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

George Eliot

Jealousy is always born with love, but does not always die with it.

Francois Duc de La Rochefoucauld

It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.

Lawrence Durrell

The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.

William Penn

Jealousy and love are sisters.

Russian Proverb

The jealous bring down the curse they fear upon their own heads.

Dorothy Dix

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 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

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


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


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

Lope de Vega

Jealous people poison their own banquet and then eat it


In jealousy there is more self-love than love.


He that is not jealous is not in love.

St. Augustine

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

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

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

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

Joan Didion

To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter

F. Sagan

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

Helen Rowland

Jealousy is the great exaggerator.

Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

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Updated On : December 22, 2013
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