Quotes by jealousy

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  • A.R. Orage
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    Jealousy is the dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest.
  • Robert A. Heinlein
    Robert A. Heinlein
    American science fiction writer 1907-1988
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    A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
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    A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
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    Covetousness like jealousy, when it has taken root, never leaves a person, but with their life. Cowardice is the dread of what will happen.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    Cruelty has a Human Heart, And jealousy a Human Face; Terror the Human Form Divine, And secrecy the Human Dress. The Human Dress is forged Iron, The Human Form a Fiery Forge, The Human Face a Furnace seal d, The Human Heart its hungry gorge.
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent.
  • Aaron Hill
    Aaron Hill
    English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
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    First, then, a woman will or won't, depend on 't;
    If she will do 't, she will; and there 's an end on 't.
    But if she won't, since safe and sound your trust is,
    Fear is affront, and jealousy injustice.
    Source: Zara (1735)
  • Brooke Burke
    Brooke Burke
    American actress, dancer, model 1971-
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    I do a lot of sexy publicity, but I have yet to have any bad experiences regarding jealousy.
  • Anna Held
    Anna Held
    Polish-born stage performer and singer 1872-1918
    Anna Held
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    I do not say anything from jealousy.
  • Abigail Adams
    Abigail Adams
    Wife of John Adams 1744-1818
    Abigail Adams
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    It is really mortifying, sir, when a woman possessed of a common share of understanding considers the difference of education between the male and female sex, even in those families where education is attended to.... Nay why should your sex wish for such a disparity in those whom they one day intend for companions and associates. Pardon me, sir, if I cannot help sometimes suspecting that this neglect arises in some measure from an ungenerous jealousy of rivals near the throne.
    Source: Letter to John Thaxter, 15 February 1778
  • Erica Jong
    Erica Jong
    American author 1942-
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    Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
  • Augustus William Hare
    Augustus William Hare
    British writer
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    Jealousy is said to be the offspring of Love. Yet, unless the parent makes haste to strangle the child, the child will not rest till it has poisoned the parent.
  • Jealousy's vicious bulldog trampled through my soul. I was furious, no, furious is not a strong enough word; I was enraged with envy, hate, and malice toward a strange brunette kissing my boyfriend. What is that tramp doing with my man?
    Source: Lori Lentrall, in Secrets of an Undercover Agent
  • Bob Marley
    Bob Marley
    Jamaican singer-songwriter 1945-1981
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    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!
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