For envy is a kind of praise.”- John Gay 20.) “Envy is a symptom of lack of appreciation of our own uniqueness and self worth.
Each of us has something to give that no one else has.”- Unknown 21.) “Envy shoots at others and wounds itself.”- English Proverb 22.) “Keep yourselves far from envy; it eateth up and taketh away good actions, like as fire eateth up and burneth wood.”- Muhammad 23.) “Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man’s self; and where there is no comparison, no envy.”- Francis Bacon 24.) “The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor.”- Socrates 25.) “Envy is like a fly that passes all the body’s sounder parts, and dwells upon the sores.”- Arthur Chapman 26.) “Jealousy—Tormenting yourself, for fear you should be tormented by another.”- Paul Chatfield 27.) “Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us all in the long run.”- George Bernard Shaw 28.) “In jealousy there is more self-love than love.”- François de la Rochefoucauld, Maxims, 1665 29.) “Envy is a waste of time.”- Author Unknown 30.) “The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.”- Baltasar Gracián, translated from Spanish 31.) “It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.”- Lawrence Durrell, Justine, 1957 32.) “It is never wise to seek or wish for another’s misfortune.
You will always think it’s a mistake or luck.”- Jennifer James 41.) “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 42.) “Jealousy is the great exaggerator.”- Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller, The Conspiracy of Fiesco, 1783 43.) “Jealousy and love are sisters.”- Russian Proverb 44.) “As iron is eaten by rust, so are the envious consumed by envy.”- Antisthenes 45.) “Jealousy is an awkward homage which inferiority renders to merit.”- de Puixieux 46.) “Jealousy is the dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest.” – R.
Cioran 93.) “Passion can quickly slip to jealous, or even hatred.” – Arthur Golden 94.) “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 95.) “Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.” – John Dryden 96.) “Jealousy is all the fun you think they had…” – Erica Jong 97.) “She let the jealousy slip out of her fingertips.” ― Jodi Lynn Anderson 98.) “He who is jealous, is never jealous of what you see, with what is imagined is enough.” ― Jacinto Benavente 99.) “A jealous husband is an ugly thing.” ― Keith Ablow 100.) “The venom clamors of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog’s tooth.” – William Shakespeare Embracing the concept of unselfish joy helps us to let envy go, and to truly have happiness for others.
We are able to truly enjoy this feeling, while seeking our own. Instead, let’s be inspired and be motivated by the positive.
Most theories of emotion privilege one of these elements as central, or even essential, to emotion.
Cognitive theories identify a defining thought or judgment.
It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.” –Francois de la Rochefoucauld 81.) “Jealousy is not a barometer by which the depth of love can be read, it merely records the degree of the lover’s insecurity.” – Margaret Mead 82.) “Jealousy is one of the wickedest of all the passions.
It is that which has been the most fruitful mother of tragedies, murders, and wars.