Jealousy Quotes

“The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.” William Penn

“Envy and jealousy are incurable diseases.” Robert Kraft

“Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.” Fulton J. Sheen

“Jealousy is the fear of comparison.” ― Max Frisch

“What is jealousy but a reflection of your own failures?” Michael Connelly

“More men die of jealousy than of cancer.” Joseph P. Kennedy

“Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.”H. Havelock Ellis

“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

“A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.”Jean Baudrillard

“Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.”François de La Rochefoucauld

“Margaret was not a ready lover, but where she loved she loved passionately, and with no small degree of jealousy.” Elizabeth Gaskell

“Men are jealous of every woman, even when they don’t have the slightest interest in her themselves.” Jan Neruda

“Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.” ― George Eliot

“In jealousy there is more of self-love than love” François de La Rochefoucauld

“Jealousy often turns people into irresponsible storytellers.” Kevin Keenoo

“The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike.” Colette

“Haters never seem to realize that jealousy is an infinite torture to which you condemn yourself.”― Steve Maraboli

“Nothing is sadder than seeing good love turn bad.” ― Marty Rubin