Quotes and Sayings about Jealousy

J. M. Barrie

That is ever the way. Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse.

J. M. Barrie

Nas

I don't get jealousy, I don't get how people hate each other - I never did.

Nas

Pete Fountain

What we used to say was whoever had the bow tie got to lead the band. There was never any jealousy.

Pete Fountain

Adriana Lima

I like jealous men. I love jealousy. I do.

Adriana Lima

Chris O’Dowd

There tends to be a jealousy in England towards countries that are successful.

Chris O’Dowd

Abbott L. Lowell

You will not accept credit that is due to another, or harbor jealousy of an explorer who is more fortunate.

Abbott L. Lowell

William Graham Sumner

It is remarkable that jealousy of individual property in land often goes along with very exaggerated doctrines of tribal or national property in land.

William Graham Sumner

George Meredith

Jealousy is love bed of burning snarl.

George Meredith

Michael Ian Black

I don't watch that much comedy. I think it's professional jealousy. That and a lack of support for my community.

Michael Ian Black

Henry Lawson

On the same line of reasoning, if Australians were to be Australians, or rather if Australians were as separate from any other nation as Australia from any other land, there would be no jealousy between them on England's account.

Henry Lawson

Conrad Veidt

My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son.

Conrad Veidt

Martina Hingis

That's one of the reasons I moved to Florida. Of course, the main reason is the weather and the training. But there's more jealousy in Switzerland because it's so little and they don't have so many athletes.

Martina Hingis

Jeff Ross

When I see a good singer, I get teary-eyed. Part of it is jealousy because all comedians are frustrated rock stars. That's a fact.

Jeff Ross

Jonathan Raban

Critics? Don't talk to me of critics! You think some jackanapes journalist, his soul eaten away by the maggots of jealousy and failure, has anything worthwhile to say of art? I don't.

Jonathan Raban

Anna Held

I do not say anything from jealousy.

Anna Held

George Byron

Lovers may be and indeed generally are enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.

George Byron

Brooke Burke

I do a lot of sexy publicity, but I have yet to have any bad experiences regarding jealousy.

Brooke Burke

Cheryl Tiegs

But when I would see the surrogate, my first instinct, my first reaction would be jealousy, because she was doing what I wanted to do.

Cheryl Tiegs

Richard Perle

The jealousy and resentment that animate the terrorists also affect many of our former cold war allies.

Richard Perle

Keira Knightley

I don't think that you can fake warmth. You can fake lust, jealousy, anger those are all quite easy. But actual, genuine warmth? I don't think you can fake it.

Keira Knightley

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Rupert Everett

It's amazing the clarity that comes with psychotic jealousy.

Rupert Everett

Lord Byron

Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.

Lord Byron

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

What makes the pain we feel from shame and jealousy so cutting is that vanity can give us no assistance in bearing them.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

George Eliot

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.

George Eliot