26 Jealousy Quotes

26 Jealousy Quotes

Let these jealousy quotes encourage you not to let feelings of being jealous control your life.

  1. Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind. Buddha
  2. Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival. Thomas Jefferson
  3. The closer you get to success, the more the heat of the naysayers may increase. Work even harder, listen, answer all questions and objections – focus on the work, not yourself. Don’t expect everyone to cheer your successes. Some will be jealous. JLisa Marie Stringer, 5 Rules to Persevering In Your Life
  4. Some children feel that their place among their siblings is lesser for one reason or another and the result of this is jealousy, encouraging equality among every child in the home is the best way to avoid this type of acting out. Sophie Banks, On Children and Jealousy
  5. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud

  6. Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud 1 Corinthians 13:4
  7. Sibling rivalry is defined as the jealous and competitive spirit that often exists between brothers and sisters. Rivalry is typical in any family with more than one child. Felicity Bauer, Siblings Without Rivalry
  8. You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars. Gary Allan
  9. Real successes are envied,
    And rumored on how they were made.
    People can be so jealous,
    And even want to betray.
    Julie Hebert, Real Successes
    Success Poem
  10. Your time is too precious to be sacrificed in wasted days combating the menial forces of hate, jealously, and envy. Og Mandino
    Inspirational Quotes
  11. Do not listen to nay-sayers, or those who may be envious or jealous of your intentions. See the possibilities. The world belongs to the doers not the nay-sayers. Byron Pulsifer, Can We Make A Rainbow
    Words of Encouragement
  12. If we trace the evolutionary history of humankind, we find that part of the reason we suffer from jealous thoughts and emotions about the past and (the present) is because it has been hardwired into us since the dawn of time to do so. Jeff Billings, The Ultimate Retroactive Jealousy Cure
  13. Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart. George Eliot
    Quote of The Day
  14. Jealousy cuts across, and does not necessarily blend with, other aspects of a relationship. Terri Apter, The Sister Knot
  15. Get rid of envy or jealousy.
    To live each day also means to allow forgiveness. By holding a grudge or allowing spite to rule your day, you are placing emphasis on the negative and not on the positive. Get rid of envy or jealousy. Byron Pulsifer, The Tonic Of Life
  16. Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate. William Arthur Ward
  17. If two people can fully trust one another and are good at communicating with each other, jealousy will never win. NEVER! Robert Rain, Dealing With Jealousy, Insecurity and Trust Issues
  18. A heart at peace gives life to the body, but envy rots the bones. Proverbs 14:30
  19. If you’re suffering from problems of self-esteem or from constant bouts of jealousy, it didn’t happen overnight. Bailey Jackson, How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others
    Self Esteem
  20. Overcoming your jealousy is a question of learning to tell the difference between a real situation in which something isn’t quite right and a case of your emotions going into overdrive. Eric Monroe, Stop Being So Jealous!
  21. Comparison is a very foolish attitude, because each person is unique and incomparable. Once this understanding settles in you, jealousy disappears. Osho
  22. For some bizarre reason, jealousy in relationships is seen as something of a compliment, even a little bit cute in the right context. Simeon Lindstrom, Codependency – “Loves Me, Loves Me Not”
  23.  Jealousy has a lot to do with how people see themselves.
    Jealousy has a lot to do with how people see themselves. If you are comparing yourself to someone, stop doing this. You were created to be exactly who you are. Stanley Steel, How to Not Be Jealous
    Being Yourself
  24. Dismiss personal jealousy and complaints. Learn to have tolerance and patience, both with yourself and with others.Thomas Erikson, Surrounded By Idiots
  25. Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty. Francois de la Rochefoucauld
  26. 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
    Short Love Poems
  27. Aside from the real threats that are often present in our lives, there are other triggers of jealousy that are rooted in our own problems. Ryan Help, Overcoming Insecurity, Jealousy and Anxiety in Relationships

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