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Author: Bob Marley
'Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don't complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don't bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live!'


Author: Robert A. Heinlein
'A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.'


Author: Heidi Klum
'I think it's important to get your surroundings as well as yourself into a positive state - meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do.'


Author: Aristotle
'Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs to the base, for the one makes himself get good things by jealousy, while the other does not allow his neighbour to have them through envy.'


Author: Johannes Brahms
'Those who enjoy their own emotionally bad health and who habitually fill their own minds with the rank poisons of suspicion, jealousy and hatred, as a rule take umbrage at those who refuse to do likewise, and they find a perverted relief in trying to deni'


Author: George Washington
'It will be found an unjust and unwise jealousy to deprive a man of his natural liberty upon the supposition he may abuse it.'


Author: Jean Baudrillard
'A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.'


Author: William Penn
'The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.'


Author: Mary Schmich
'Don't waste time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind.'


Author: Patrick Henry
'Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.'


Author: Summer Altice
'People are taken aback by a confident, pretty girl who knows what she wants in life and isn't going to let anyone get in her way. And you know what it's all about? Jealousy.'


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


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


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


Author: Gene Tierney
'Jealousy is, I think, the worst of all faults because it makes a victim of both parties.'


Author: Rodney Dangerfield
'My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was.'


Author: B. C. Forbes
'Jealousy... is a mental cancer.'


Author: Saint Augustine
'He that is jealous is not in love.'


Author: Lawrence Durrell
'It is not love that is blind, but jealousy.'


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


Author: Fulton J. Sheen
'Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.'


Author: Elizabeth Bowen
'Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.'


Author: Clyde Tombaugh
'That's the way I got along in life. I don't ever remember being particularly jealous of anybody, because I figured if I can't do it myself, I don't deserve to get it.'


Author: Ambrose Bierce
'Jealous, adj. Unduly concerned about the preservation of that which can be lost only if not worth keeping.'


Author: Karl Kraus
'Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves.'


Author: Gary Allan
'You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars.'


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


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


Author: Max Frisch
'Jealousy is the fear of comparison.'


Author: Marilyn Manson
'I am drawn to women who are independent and creative, which is problematic because it's a struggle, a competition of careers. There's jealousy.'


Author: Marie de France
'If one of two lovers is loyal, and the other jealous and false, how may their friendship last, for Love is slain!'


Author: Alexis Carrel
'Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life because it is essentially destructive.'


Author: H. G. Wells
'Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.'


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


Author: Emile M. Cioran
'Jealousy - that jumble of secret worship and ostensible aversion.'


Author: William Wycherley
'Hunger, revenge, to sleep are petty foes, But only death the jealous eyes can close.'


Author: Joseph P. Kennedy
'More men die of jealousy than of cancer.'


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


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


Author: Jude Law
'There's no regret. You can't regret. I mean, I've felt regret but I've also refused to allow regret to sow a seed and live in me because I don't believe it. You feel it, it's like guilt, it's like jealousy, it's like all those horrible things. You've just'


Author: Harriet Ann Jacobs
'I would rather drudge out my life on a cotton plantation, till the grave opened to give me rest, than to live with an unprincipled master and a jealous mistress.'


Author: Antisthenes
'As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.'


Author: Lope de Vega
'There is no greater glory than love, nor any great punishment than jealously.'


Author: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
'The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike.'


Author: Baltasar Gracian
'The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.'


Author: William Shenstone
'Jealousy is the fear or apprehension of superiority: envy our uneasiness under it.'


Author: Jeff Foxworthy
'I have never been jealous. Not even when my dad finished fifth grade a year before I did.'


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


Author: Helen Rowland
'Jealousy is the tie that binds, and binds, and binds.'


Author: Van Wyck Brooks
'Magnanimous people have no vanity, they have no jealousy, and they feed on the true and the solid wherever they find it. And, what is more, they find it everywhere.'


Author: Ludovico Ariosto
'From heresy, frenzy and jealousy, good Lord deliver me.'


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


Author: John Dryden
'Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.'


Author: Mary Baker Eddy
'Jealousy is the grave of affection.'


Author: Germaine Greer
'Man is jealous because of his amour propre woman is jealous because of her lack of it.'


Author: Herodotus
'But I like not these great success of yours for I know how jealous are the gods.'


Author: Aphra Behn
'Nothing is more capable of troubling our reason, and consuming our health, than secret notions of jealousy in solitude.'


Author: Ruth Rendell
'The knives of jealousy are honed on details.'


Author: Robert A. Heinlein
'Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own... 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 jealo'


Author: George Orwell
'Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.'


Author: George Eliot
'Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.'


Author: Saint Augustine
'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.'


Author: Francois de La Rochefoucauld
'Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness.'


Author: Keira Knightley
'I don't think that you can fake warmth. You can fake lust, jealousy, anger those are all quite easy. But actual, genuine warmth? I don't think you can fake it.'


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


Author: Francois de La Rochefoucauld
'Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.'


Author: Rupert Everett
'It's amazing the clarity that comes with psychotic jealousy.'


Author: Lord Byron
'Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.'


Author: Francois de La Rochefoucauld
'What makes the pain we feel from shame and jealousy so cutting is that vanity can give us no assistance in bearing them.'


Author: Aaron Carter
'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.'


Author: George Eliot
'There is a sort of jealousy which needs very little fire it is hardly a passion, but a blight bred in the cloudy, damp despondency of uneasy egoism.'


Author: Dorothy Corkville Briggs
'The surest route to breeding jealousy is to compare. Since jealousy comes from feeling less than another, comparisons only fan the fires.'


Author: Milan Kundera
'Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent.'


Author: Ricky Williams
'To talk about balance, it's easier to talk about what's out of balance. And I think anytime that you have any disease, and disease meaning lack of ease, lack of flow... dis-ease. So any time there's disease, you're out of balance, whether it's jealousy, a'


Author: James M. Barrie
'That is ever the way. 'Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse.'


Author: Sylvia Kristel
'Back then I didn't think a woman like that, or a relationship like that, could exist with complete freedom and no jealousy or possessiveness. I thought it sounded too good to be true and I was certainly convinced it wasn't the life for me!'


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


Author: David Seabury
'Nature is at work. Character and destiny are her handiwork. She gives us love and hate, jealousy and reverence. All that is ours is the power to choose which impulse we shall follow.'


Author: Kristin Bauer van Straten
'People can do all kinds of things that maybe aren't wise in hindsight because of jealousy.'


Author: Chrissie Hynde
'In my experience lust only ever leads to misery. All that suspicion and jealousy and anguish it unleashes. I don't want those things in my life.'


Author: Richard Le Gallienne
'There is something mean in human nature that prefers to think evil, that gives a willing ear and a ready welcome to calumny, a sort of jealousy of goodness and greatness and things of good report.'


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


Author: Lena Dunham
'I feel like a lot of the female relationships I see on TV or in movies are in some way free of the kind of jealousy and anxiety and posturing that has been such a huge part of my female friendships, which I hope lessens a little bit with age.'


Author: Cheryl Tiegs
'But when I would see the surrogate, my first instinct, my first reaction would be jealousy, because she was doing what I wanted to do.'


Author: Julie Burchill
'I have experienced jealousy, possessiveness, verbal abuse and violence from men, but I have also experienced jealousy, possessiveness, verbal abuse and violence from women, usually when I failed to respond to their advances.'


Author: Anna Held
'I do not say anything from jealousy.'


Author: George Byron
'Lovers may be and indeed generally are enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.'


Author: Brooke Burke
'I do a lot of sexy publicity, but I have yet to have any bad experiences regarding jealousy.'


Author: Mary Douglas
'Religion can make it worse. Are you supposing that if people were encouraged to believe in a transcendent reality, and to be encouraged by grand rituals and music and preaching, to love their neighbors, then they would put jealousy and frustration aside?'


Author: Richard Perle
'The jealousy and resentment that animate the terrorists also affect many of our former cold war allies.'


Author: Adriana Lima
'I like jealous men. I love jealousy. I do.'


Author: Chris O'Dowd
'There tends to be a jealousy in England towards countries that are successful.'


Author: James Beattie
'No jealousy their dawn of love overcast, nor blasted were their wedded days with strife each season looked delightful as it past, to the fond husband and the faithful wife.'


Author: Abbott L. Lowell
'You will not accept credit that is due to another, or harbor jealousy of an explorer who is more fortunate.'


Author: William Graham Sumner
'It is remarkable that jealousy of individual property in land often goes along with very exaggerated doctrines of tribal or national property in land.'


Author: George Meredith
'Jealousy is love bed of burning snarl.'


Author: Michael Ian Black
'I don't watch that much comedy. I think it's professional jealousy. That and a lack of support for my community.'


Author: Adrian Lyne
'Obviously, in dealing with a relationship, sexuality has to be involved, and jealousy and emotions like that. And I don't know, I've always been intrigued by those emotions.'


Author: Conrad Veidt
'My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son.'


Author: Martina Hingis
'That's one of the reasons I moved to Florida. Of course, the main reason is the weather and the training. But there's more jealousy in Switzerland because it's so little and they don't have so many athletes.'


Author: Jeff Ross
'When I see a good singer, I get teary-eyed. Part of it is jealousy because all comedians are frustrated rock stars. That's a fact.'


Author: Jonathan Raban
'Critics? Don't talk to me of critics! You think some jackanapes journalist, his soul eaten away by the maggots of jealousy and failure, has anything worthwhile to say of art? I don't.'


Author: Henry Lawson
'On the same line of reasoning, if Australians were to be Australians, or rather if Australians were as separate from any other nation as Australia from any other land, there would be no jealousy between them on England's account.'


Author: J. M. Barrie
'That is ever the way. Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse.'


Author: Nas
'I don't get jealousy, I don't get how people hate each other - I never did.'


Author: Pete Fountain
'What we used to say was whoever had the bow tie got to lead the band. There was never any jealousy.'

 

 

 

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