Quotes on Jealousy

Jealousy is the forerunner of love, and often its awakener. Francis Marion Crawford

The jealousy of the dead is lasting! Jean Garrigue

I am no longer in love, but I still have my jealousy. Mason Cooley

Jealousy is one of love's parasites. Josh Billings

Jealousy is the paralysis of love. Luc De Clapiers

Jealousy is not so much the love of another as the love of ourselves. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

O jealousy! thou magnifier of trifles. Friedrich Schiller

jealousy is conceived only in insecurity and must be nourished in fear. Maya Angelou

Jealousy ... is the most obvious sign of impotency. Helen Nielsen

In love, Jealousy is the great exaggerator. Friedrich Schiller

What frenzy dictates, jealousy believes John Gay

Jealousy is the fear of comparison. Max Frisch

He who is jealous, is never jealous of what you see, with what is imagined is enough. Jacinto Benavente

To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter. Francoise Sagan

What sort of love is permeated by jealousy? You are jealous because you are unaware that everything you need is inside you. Peter Deunov

A jealous man always finds more than he is looking for. Madeleine de Scudery

Hippolytus can feel, and feels nothing for me! Jean Racine

Jealousy, the old worm that bites. Aphra Behn

Jealousy seldom punishes with the severity it suffers. Norm Macdonald

How many fond fools serve mad jealousy! William Shakespeare

Jealousy ought to be tragic, to save it from being ridiculous. Letitia Elizabeth Landon

Jealousy is the fire of envy that seeks to destroy another's beauty, rather than to create its own. Wes Fesler

For a second I was almost jealous of the clouds. Why was he looking to them for an escape when I was right here beside him? Kamila Shamsie

Jealousy is sustained as often by pride as by affection. Charles Caleb Colton

jealousy ... survives every other passion of mankind ... Virginia Woolf

Jealousy's eyes are green. Percy Bysshe Shelley

Transform jealousy to admiration, and what you admire will become part of your life. Yoko Ono

Jealousy is the lifelong noose hanging about the neck of love. Caitlin Thomas

Guilt is always jealous John Ray

Jealousy is a keen observer, but looks for all the wrong signs. H L Mencken

Jealousy is the grave of affection. Mary Baker Eddy

I do not say anything from jealousy. Anna Held

No true love there can be without Its dread penalty-jealousy. Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton

More men die of jealousy than of cancer. Joseph P Kennedy

Passion can quickly slip to jealousy, or even hatred. Arthur Golden

I like jealous men. I love jealousy. I do. Adriana Lima

Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul. John Dryden

You can only be jealous of someone who has something you think you ought to have yourself. Margaret Atwood

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

Then you will be the one others envy, and you can remember the pain and reach out to them. Jennifer James

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

The heart of the jealous knows the best and most satisfying love, that of the other's bed, where the rival perfects the lover's imperfections. Djuna Barnes

Jealousy is all the fun you think they had. Erica Jong

The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time. Johann Kaspar Lavater

Whoever envies another confesses his superiority. Samuel Johnson

The disease of jealously is so malignant that is converts all it takes into its own nourishment. Joseph Addison

Humans are suspicious and jealous creatures. When they see something perfect, they want to find a flaw. Gosho Aoyama

Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one Emma Goldman

Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy. Never underestimate that. Oliver Stone

Trifles light as air are to the jealous confirmations strong as proofs of holy writ. William Shakespeare

Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always so occupied with being jealous of other women's husbands. Oscar Wilde

Jealousy would be far less torturous if we understood that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits. Paul Eldridge

Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive. Havelock Ellis

Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart. George Eliot

Drop envy and jealousy, otherwise there is no possibility , because love cannot exist where envy and jealousies exist. Rajneesh

Haters...are all failures. It's 100% across the board. No one who is truly brilliant at anything is a hater. Joe Rogan

I'm emotionless, yet I breathe jealousy and envy People kill for me or die to defend me Kirk Jones

The cure for the sin of envy and jealousy is to find our contentment in God Jerry Bridges

The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents. Salvador Dali

Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire. Solomon Ibn Gabirol

There is never jealousy where there is not strong regard. Washington Irving

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

Love shouldn't be about jealousy or anything like that. It should be about commitment and being able to trust that person. If you can't have that from the get-go, there's a problem. Aaron Carter

It is matrimonial suicide to be jealous when you have a really good reason. Clare Boothe Luce

Jealousy is the tie that binds, and binds, and binds. Helen Rowland

Those who are believed to be most abject and humble are usually most ambitious and envious. Baruch Spinoza

Jealousy springs more from love of self than from love of another. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Oh, the jealousy, the greed is the unraveling. It's the unraveling and it undoes all the joy that could be. . Joni Mitchell

Jealousy is the dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest. Alfred Richard Orage

There are as many jealousies in life as there are different flowers or trees or animals. Martha Albrand

Jealousy had a taste, all right. A bitter and tongue-stinging flavor, like a peach pit. Dolores Hitchens

Allow me to assure you, that suspicion and jealousy never did help any man in any situation. Abraham Lincoln

Jealousy is a grievous passion that jealously seeks what causes grief. Franz Grillparzer

Jealousy fuses megalomania and self-abandonment. Mason Cooley

Envy grieves. Jealousy rages. Mason Cooley

I personally translated the word 'vendetta' as Italian for 'What do you mean, "you want to see other women"? Gina Barreca

Jealousy is not love, but self-love. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Jealousy is in some measure just and reasonable, since it merely aims at keeping something that belongs to us or we think belongsto us, whereas envy is a frenzy that cannot bear anything that belongs to others. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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