Jealousy Quotes

Find a collection of jealousy quotes here. We hope you find them inspirational and ones that remind you that being jealous doesn't pay off. Mary Sclmich sums up jealousy well when she said, Don't waste time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind.

Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.
Elizabeth E. Bowen

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

Our envy of others devours us most of all.
Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Jealousy lives upon doubts, it becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.
François Duc de La Rochefoucauld

So full of artless jealousy is guilt, It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.
William Shakespeare

The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbour.

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

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

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

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.

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

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