Jealousy Quotes

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

William Penn

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

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.


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

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Updated On : December 22, 2013
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