Envy Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Aeschylus” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aeschylus” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alexander Solzhenitsyn” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our envy of others devours us most of all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Chapman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is like a fly that passes all the body’s sounder parts, and dwells upon the sores[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Austin O’Malley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is a gun with a faulty breech-lock which flares back and burns the gunner.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Baltasar Gracin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Buddha” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Aldridge” float=”none” width=”100%”]The envious speak from the heart about morality; they are consumed by hunger and begrudging. They tolerate, when no one else listens; and with the spur of spite, they applaud another’s prosperity.[/wpsm_quote]

Jealousy quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Caleb Colton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy, if surrounded on all sides by the brightness of another’s prosperity, like the scorpion confined within a circle of fire, will sting itself to death.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Caleb Colton” float=”none” width=”100%”]For one man who sincerely pities our misfortunes, there are a thousand who sincerely hate our success.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Churchill” float=”none” width=”100%”]With that malignant envy which turns pale, And sickens, even if a friend prevail.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charley Reese” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is never wise to seek or wish for another’s misfortune. If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Claudian” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing can allay the rage of biting envy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Danish Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Democritus” float=”none” width=”100%”]The laws would not prevent each man from living according to his inclination, unless individuals harmed each other; for envy creates the beginning of strife.[/wpsm_quote]

Quotations on envy

[wpsm_quote author=”English Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy shoots at others and wounds itself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Francis Bacon” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man’s self; and where there is no comparison, no envy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Franois de la Rochefoucauld” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is more irreconcilable than hatred.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Franois de la Rochefoucauld” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gore Vidal” float=”none” width=”100%”]Whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Groucho Marx” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no sweeter sound than the crumbling of ones fellow man.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Harold Coffin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is the art of counting the other fellow’s blessings instead of your own. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Abbey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is the coward side of Hate, And all her ways are bleak and desolate.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Herodotus” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is better to be envied than pitied.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Thomson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Base envy withers at another’s joy, And hates that excellence it cannot reach.[/wpsm_quote]

Envy movie

[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Vanier” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy comes from people’s ignorance of, or lack of belief in, their own gifts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johann Von Goethe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Men are so constituted that every one undertakes what he sees another successful in, whether he has aptitude for it or not.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Gay” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Juvenal” float=”none” width=”100%”]Great power which incites great envy, hurls some men to destruction; they are drowned in a long splendid stream of honors.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mark Twain” float=”none” width=”100%”]Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Muhammad” float=”none” width=”100%”]Keep yourselves far from envy; it eateth up and taketh away good actions, like as fire eateth up and burneth wood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ovid” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy feeds on the living, after death it rests, then the honor of a man protects him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ovid” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy feeds on the living, after death it rests, then the honor of a man protects him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Proverbs 14:30″ float=”none” width=”100%”]A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pythagoras” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy has been, is, and shall be, the destruction of many. What is there, that Envy hath not defamed, or Malice left undefiled? Truly, no good thing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Waldo Emerson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is the tax which all distinction must pay.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]All envy is proportionate to desire; we are uneasy at the attainments of another, according as we think our own happiness would be advanced by the addition of that which he withholds from us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Seneca” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one can have all he wants, but a man can refrain from wanting what he has not, and cheerfully make the best of a bird in the hand.[/wpsm_quote]

Quotes about envy

[wpsm_quote author=”Socrates” float=”none” width=”100%”]The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Spanish Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is thin because it bites but never eats.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”The Bible” float=”none” width=”100%”]Covetousness, which is idolatry.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Browne” float=”none” width=”100%”]Let age, not envy, draw wrinkles on thy cheeks.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Fuller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing sharpens sight like envy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Titus Livy” float=”none” width=”100%”]No man likes to be surpassed by those of this own level.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is a symptom of lack of appreciation of our own uniqueness and self worth. Each of us has something to give that no one else has.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wellins Calcott” float=”none” width=”100%”]Take heed you harbour not that vice call’d Envy, lest another’s happiness be your torment, and God’s blessing become your curse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Hazlitt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We are more angry at undeserved than at deserved good-fortune.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Hazlitt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Envy is a littleness of soul, which cannot see beyond a certain point, and if it does not occupy the whole space, feels itself excluded.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Oh, what a bitter thing it is to look into happiness through another man’s eyes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Winston Churchill” float=”none” width=”100%”]You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.[/wpsm_quote]