Quotes about Jealousy

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In jealousy there is more of self-love than love.

Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.
Love may be blind but jealousy has 20-20 vision.
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one's self-respect. For jealous people, like dope-fiends, stoop to the lowest level and in the end inspire only disgust and loathing.
Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.
To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter.
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.
Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.
Jealously is always born with love but it does not die with it.
Live on doubts; it becomes madness or stops entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.
The disease of jealously is so malignant that is converts all it takes into its own nourishment.
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time.
There is never jealousy where there is not strong regard.
The Green-eyed Monster causes much woe, but the absence of this ugly serpent argues the presence of a corpse whose name is Eros.
I had rather be a toad, and live upon the vapor of a dungeon than keep a corner in the thing I love for others uses.
Jealousy is all the fun you think they had...
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.
When we're in the grasp of certain emotions such as fear, anger, or jealousy, our world becomes very small.
Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us all in the long run.
Jealousy is love bed of burning snarl.
Always remember, Peggy, it's matrimonial suicide to be jealous when you have a really good reason.
Potter is jealous of potter, and craftsman of craftsman; and the poor have a grudge against the poor, and the poet against the poet.
I've never been jealous. Not even when my dad finished the fifth grade a year before I did.
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.
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.
Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.
My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was.
Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight.
Who surpasses or subdues mankind, must look down on the hate of those below.

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