114 Total Quotes

Envy Quotes

 Buddha
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.
Buddha
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Gloucestershire police must be the envy of the human rights-abusing cop world. From Turkey to Indonesia they will say, 'Kidnapping peace protestors! How did they get away with that one?
Mark Thomas
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Oliver Wendell Holmes
I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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I don't envy the driver and I don't think the American people will care to ride in his bus very far.
Adlai Stevenson
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J.K. Rowling,
Greatness inspires envy, envy engenders spite, spite spawns lies.
J.K. Rowling,
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Ovid Ovid,
Envy feeds on the living, after death it rests, then the honor of a man protects him.
Ovid Ovid,
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The learned are envied by the foolish; rich men by the poor; chaste women by adulteresses; and beautiful ladies by ugly ones.
Chanakya
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Winston Churchill
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.
Winston Churchill
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Our envy of others devours us most of all
Alexander Solzhenitsyn
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One who does not envy but us a compassionate friend to all ... such a devotee is very dear to Me.
Bhagavad Gita
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 Bible,
Do ye think that the scripture saith in vain, The spirit that dwelleth in us lusteth to envy? / But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.
Bible,
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No evil is without its compensation. The less money, the less trouble; the less favor, the less envy. Even in those cases which put us out of wits, it is not the loss itself, but the estimate of the loss that troubles us.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
Heraclitus Ephesus
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You can't be envious and happy at the same time
Frank Tyger
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Paulo Coelho
The Soul of the World is nourished by people's happiness. And also by unhappiness, envy, and jealousy. To realize one's Personal Legend is a person's only real obligation. All things are one. And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Paulo Coelho
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Erica Mann Jong
Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
Erica Mann Jong
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Sathya Baba
Do not develop jealousy, hatred or envy on any count.
Sathya Baba
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Sathya Baba
We must seek ways to solve difficulties such as hatred, envy and jealousy.
Sathya Baba
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Sathya Baba
To curb this sense of envy and jealousy, we must develop a broader outlook.
Sathya Baba
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Jealousy is the fear or apprehension of superiority: envy our uneasiness under it
William Shenstone
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 Bible,
A sound heart is the life of the flesh: but envy the rottenness of the bones (Proverbs 14:30).
Bible,
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Envy eats nothing but its own heart
German Proverb
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There is not a passion so strongly rooted in the human heart as envy.
Richard Sheridan
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer
God's truth judges created things out of love, and Satan's truth judges them out of envy and hatred.
Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Kannapolis is the envy of the nation.
Gene McCombs
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Max Beerbohm
The dullard's envy of brilliant men is always assuaged by the suspicion that they will come to bad end
Max Beerbohm
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Envy is the result of the effect that you have made on someone else's life, whether they want to accept it or not.
Sasha Azevedo
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 Bible,
Envy and wrath shorten the life
Bible,
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By common consent gray hairs are a crown of glory; the only object of respect that can never excite envy
George Bancroft
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 Socrates
Envy is the ulcer of the soul
Socrates
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