Man is jealous because of his amour propre; woman is jealous because of her lack of it.
Love: Egotism (p. 155)
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.george eliot
You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars.Gary Allan
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.william penn
Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.elizabeth bowen
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time.johann kaspar lavater
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.fulton j. sheen
Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent.Milan Kundera
Don't waste time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind.mary schmich
There is not greater glory than love, nor any greater punishment than jealousy.lope de vega
In the fire of his jealousy the whole world will be consumed, for he will make a sudden end of all who live in the earth.
Love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave.
Yet he was jealous, though he did not show it, For jealousy dislikes the world to know it.lord byron
The jealousy that arises from another's achievement is overcome by developing an awareness of and admiration for one's own and other's achievement.
Nor jealousy Was understood, the injur'd lover's hell.john milton
So full of artless jealousy is guilt, It spills itself in fearing to be spilt!william shakespeare
Though I perchance am vicious in my guess, As, I confess, it is my nature's plague To spy into abuses, and oft my jealousy Shapes faults that are not.william shakespeare
O, beware, my lord of jealousy; It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock The meat it feeds on; that cuckold lives in bliss, Who, certain of his fate, loves not his wronger; But, O, what damned minutes tells he o'er, Who dotes, yet doubts, suspects, yet strongly loves!william shakespeare
If I shall be condemn'd Upon surmises, all proofs sleeping else But what your jealousies awake, I tell you, 'Tis rigour, and not law.william shakespeare
Can't I another's face commend, Or to her virtues be a friend, But instantly your forehead louers, As if her merit lessen'd yours?edward moore
Napoleon, don't be jealous that I've been chatting online with babes all day. Besides, we both know that I'm training to be a cage fighter.Kip