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"Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy. Never underestimate that." - Oliver Stone

"Jealousy and love are sisters." - Proverbs

"Free government is founded in jealousy, and not in confidence; it is jealousy, and not confidence, which prescribes limited constitutions, to bind down those whom we are obliged to trust with power." - Thomas Jefferson

"Jealousy fuses megalomania and self-abandonment." - Mason Cooley

"Jealousy is an unjust and stifling thing." - Zane Grey

"Jealousy destroys the matrimonies; jealousy destroys the friendships, jealousy provokes religious wars, fratricidal hates, murderers and all kind of suffering." - Samael Aun Weor

"Nature is at work. Character and destiny are her handiwork. She gives us love and hate, jealousy and reverence. All that is ours is the power to choose which impulse we shall follow." - David Seabury

"Government of limited power need not be anemic government. Assurance that rights are secure tends to diminish fear and jealousy of strong government, and by making us feel safe to live under it makes for its better support." - Robert Jackson

"Government of limited power need not be anemic government. Assurance that rights are secure tends to diminish fear and jealousy of strong government, and by making us feel safe to live under it makes for its better support." - Robert H. Jackson

"Jealousy is the tie that binds, and binds, and binds." - Helen Rowland

"Fear - jealousy - money - revenge - and protecting someone you love." - Frederick Knott

"Jealousy - that jumble of secret worship and ostensible aversion." - Emil Cioran

"Silent as despairing love, and strong as jealousy..." - William Blake

"And oft, my jealousy shapes faults that are not." - William Shakespeare

"Jealousy is the forerunner of love, and often its awakener." - Francis Marion Crawford

"Why art thou silent and invisible, Father of Jealousy?" - William Blake

"...jealousy makes the prick grow harder. And the cunt wetter." - Erica Jong

"Don't complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief, and jealousy." - Bob Marley

"From heresy, frenzy and jealousy, good Lord deliver me." - Ludovico Ariosto

"Jealousy - that jumble of secret worship and ostensible aversion." - Emile M Cioran

"Jealousy is just love and hate at the same time." - Drake

"Jealousy means ego, jealousy means unconsciousness. Jealousy means that you have not known even a moment of joy and bliss; you are living in misery. Jealousy is a by-product of misery, ego, unconsciousness." - Rajneesh

"Jealous is every virtue of the others, and a dreadful thing is jealousy. Even virtues may succumb by jealousy." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity." - Robert A Heinlein

"It is true that some have greater power of resistance than others, but everyone has the power to close his heart against doubt, against darkness, against unbelief, against anger, against hatred, against jealousy, against malice, against envy. God has given this power unto all of us, and we can gain still greater power by calling upon Him for that which we lack. If it were not so, how could we be condemned for giving way to wrong influences?" - George Q. Cannon

"I don't mind saying in advance that in my opinion jealousy is normal and healthy. Jealousy arises out of the fact that children love. If they have no capacity to love, then they don't show jealousy." - Donald Woods Winnicott

"Jealousy is the very reverse of understanding, of sympathy, and of generous feeling. Never has jealousy added to character, never does it make the individual big and fine." - Emma Goldman

"With fear, possessiveness enters the picture, then jealousy rears its ugly head. Jealousy is the opposite of desiring life and freedom of choice for one's partner." - Peter Shepherd

"A military force, at the command of Congress, can execute no laws, but such as the people perceive to be just and constitutional; for they will possess the power, and jealousy will instantly inspire the inclination, to resist the execution of a law which appears to them unjust and oppressive." - Noah Webster

"A military force, at the command of Congress, can execute no laws, but such as the people perceive to be just and constitutional; for they will possess the power, and jealousy will instantly inspire the inclination, to resist the execution of a law which appears to them unjust and oppressive." - Noah Webster

"These golden matters Of Gyges and his treasuries Are no concern of mine. Jealousy has no power over me, Nor do I envy a god his work, And I do not burn to rule. Such things have no Fascination for my eyes." - Archilochus

"These golden matters Of Gyges and his treasuries Are no concern of mine. Jealousy has no power over me, Nor do I envy a god his work, And I do not burn to rule. Such things have no Fascination for my eyes." - Archilochus

"Anger, hatred and jealousy never solve problems, only affection, concern and respect can do that." - Dalai Lama

"There is no good in store so long as malice and jealousy and egotism will prevail." - Swami Vivekananda

"Marriage and its entourage of possession and jealousy enslave the spirit." - Irvin D Yalom

"Love makes you empty - empty of jealousy, empty of power trips, empty of anger, empty of competitiveness, empty of your ego and all its garbage. But love also makes you full of things which are unknown to you right now; it makes you full of fragrance, full of light, full of joy." - Rajneesh

"We are becoming able to see the pursuit of external power for what it is and the futility of trying to escape the pain of powerlessness by changing the world. When we look inward, not outward, we can dismantle the parts of our personalities that have controlled us for so long - such as anger, jealousy, vindictiveness, superiority, inferiority." - Gary Zukav

"Envy and jealousy stem from the fundamental inability to rejoice at someone else's happiness or success" - Matthieu Ricard

"The only causes of regret are laziness, outbursts of temper, hurting others, prejudice, jealousy, and envy." - Germaine Greer

"Jealousy had a taste, all right. A bitter and tongue-stinging flavor, like a peach pit." - Dolores Hitchens

"Love is the great protector, protecting us from anger and jealousy." - Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

"Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love..." - George Eliot

"When Love And Jealousy Collide On The Slopes, Winter Break Turns Deadly" - Richelle Mead

"Togetherness, passion, laughter, faith, trust, and jealousy are the essential ingredients of love" - Shahrukh Khan

"Jealousy endlessly eats through my mind, and jealously endlessly makes me be unkind." - Lou Reed

"Noble hearts are neither jealous nor afraid because jealousy spells doubt and fear spells pettiness." - Honore De Balzac

"jealousy is conceived only in insecurity and must be nourished in fear." - Maya Angelou

"anger and jealousy are spasms of the nerves, not of the heart." - Ellen Glasgow

"Transform jealousy to admiration, and what you admire will become part of your life." - Yoko Ono

"Love deeply, love without jealousy, love blissfully and help each other to be more meditative." - Rajneesh

"Anger, jealousy, impatience, and hatred are the real troublemakers, with them problems cannot be solved." - Dalai Lama

"The cure for the sin of envy and jealousy is to find our contentment in God" - Jerry Bridges

"Jealousy is not contemptible, real love has a beak and claws." - Simone De Beauvoir

"I definitely don't feel a sense of jealousy or competition, and that's a really good feeling." - Ariel Pink

"[John] Adams never hid his jealousy and resentment of the other Founders, especially Benjamin Franklin." - Gordon S. Wood

"The level of jealousy and insecurity in this industry [restaurant] is far greater than ever before." - Gordon Ramsay

"I better be honest about my feelings, even those involving loneliness, jealousy, and fear." - Andy Cohen

"For jealousy arouses a husband's fury, and he shows no restraint when he takes revenge." - Bible

"We must seek ways to solve difficulties such as hatred, envy and jealousy." - Sathya Sai Baba

"Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love." - George Eliot

"Jealousy is the result of one's lack of self-confidence, self-worth, and self-acceptance." - Sasha Azevedo

"Christian love is the only kind of love in which there is no rivalry, no jealousy. There is jealousy among the lovers of art; there is jealousy among the lovers of song; there is jealousy among the lovers of beauty. The glory of natural love is its monopoly, its power to say, 'It is mine. ' But the glory of Christian love is its refusal of monopoly." - George Matheson

"Jealousy has the amazing power to illuminate a single person in an intense beam of light, keeping the multitude of others in total darkness." - Milan Kundera

"I don't recognize hate, I don't recognize bitterness, I don't recognize jealousy, I don't recognize greed. I don't give them power. They don't exist to me." - Karrine Steffans

"How to forgive a murderer? First, by differentiating his sufferings from his exploitation of death to ease them. For his sufferings - greed, jealousy, frustration - he will need reeducation, support and, compassion. For our outrage about murder, we need to examine deeply our faith in death. As long as we collectively believe that death has power over life, we will spawn deluded, self-appointed little gods who want that power." - D. Patrick Miller

"What is envy? It is nothing but passive jealousy. Maybe jealousy is too strong a phenomenon; envy is a little passive. The difference may be of degrees, but it is not of quality, it is only of quantity. Envy can become jealousy at any moment; envy is just jealousy in progress. Mind has to drop all envies and jealousies." - Rajneesh

"Envy grieves. Jealousy rages." - Mason Cooley

"Drop envy and jealousy, otherwise there is no possibility - because love cannot exist where envy and jealousies exist. Then your search is only for a certain type of power: that in the name of love you are just trying to fulfill the ego. And it is arduous to drop, because love exists only when all the negative elements of the mind are dropped. It is very arduous." - Rajneesh

"It is proper to take alarm at the first experiment on our liberties. We hold this prudent jealousy to be the first duty of citizens and one of the noblest characteristics of the late Revolution. The freemen of America did not wait till usurped power had strengthened itself by exercise and entangled the question in precedents. They saw all the consequences in the principle, and they avoided the consequences by denying the principle. We revere this lesson too much ... to forget it" - James Madison

"Boys and girls should be taught respect for each other's liberty... and that jealousy and possessiveness kill love." - Bertrand Russell

"Become more watchful and anger will be less and greed will be less and jealousy will be less." - Rajneesh

"Liberty is a word which, according as it is used, comprehends the most good and the most evil of any in the world. Justly understood it is sacred next to those which we appropriate in divine adoration; but in the mouths of some it means anything, which enervate a necessary government; excite a jealousy of the rulers who are our own choice, and keep society in confusion for want of a power sufficiently concentered to promote good." - Oliver Ellsworth

"Drop envy and jealousy, otherwise there is no possibility , because love cannot exist where envy and jealousies exist." - Rajneesh

"Respect kindly all religions that teach loving kindness, and have no respect for envy and jealousy. Never follow hate." - Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo

"I got a lot of texts from friends and emails from friends and most of them were just pure jealousy." - Michael Schur

"Mercantile jealousy is excited, and both inflames, and is itself inflamed, by the violence of national animosity:..." - Adam Smith

"Cruelty has a human heart, And Jealousy a human face; Terror the human form divine, And Secrecy the human dress." - William Blake

"Envy, jealousy, ambition, any kind of greed are passions; love is an action, the practice of human power, which can be practiced only in freedom and never as a result of compulsion. Love is an activity, not a passive affect; it is a "standing in," not a "falling for." In the most general way, the active character of love can be described by stating that love is primarily giving, not receiving." - Erich Fromm

"In the early fight for women's rights, the point was not that women were morally superior or better. The conversation was about the difference between men and women - power, privilege, voting rights, etc. Unfortunately, it quickly moved to the "women are better" argument. If this were true in life or in fiction, we wouldn't have any dark or deep characters. We wouldn't have any Salomes, Carmens, Ophelias. We wouldn't have any jealousy or passion." - Margaret Atwood

"Here's what I think: the five most unattractive traits in people are cheapness, clinginess, neediness, unwillingness to change and jealousy. Jealousy is the worst, and by far the hardest to conceal." - Douglas Coupland

"I have experienced jealousy, possessiveness, verbal abuse and violence from men, but I have also experienced jealousy, possessiveness, verbal abuse and violence from women, usually when I failed to respond to their advances." - Julie Burchill

"Oh, the jealousy, the greed is the unraveling. It's the unraveling and it undoes all the joy that could be. ." - Joni Mitchell

""Haters only hate things they can't have and the people they can't be. It's just a little thing called jealousy."" - Lil Wayne

"Whom the gods notice they destroy. Be small... and you will escape the jealousy of the great." - Philip K Dick

"Allow me to assure you, that suspicion and jealousy never did help any man in any situation." - Abraham Lincoln

"Jealousy is the most radical primeval and naked form of admiration in war paint, so to speak." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"Envy and jealousy are the private parts of the human soul. Perhaps the comparison can be extended." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight." - Colette

"Confidence is everywhere the parent of despotism. Free government is founded in jealousy, and not in confidence." - Thomas Jefferson

"I confess it is my nature's plague To spy into abuses; and, oft, my jealousy Shapes faults that are not." - William Shakespeare

"Jealousy is beautiful only on a young and ardent face. After the first wrinkles, trust must return." - Alfred Capus

"If jealousy disappears and love still remains, then you have something solid in your life which is worth having." - Rajneesh

"Negative states of mind, such as anger, resentment, fear, envy, and jealousy, are products of the ego." - Eckhart Tolle

"Too often I am jealous and my jealousy leads me to say things-things-that I regret." - Kate Mosse

"I'm emotionless, yet I breathe jealousy and envy People kill for me or die to defend me" - Kirk Jones

"Why? Why would you do that?" "You have your way of dealing with jealousy and I have mine." - Sylvia Day

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

"That is ever the way. 'Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse." - James M Barrie

"Nothing is more capable of troubling our reason, and consuming our health, than secret notions of jealousy in solitude." - Aphra Behn

"Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight." - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

"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

"That is ever the way. Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse." - James M Barrie

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

"Purity means lack of hatred, jealousy, fear, greed and lust - the absence of anything that can stain consciousness." - Frederick Lenz

"Sometimes I see movies and I get almost angry - because I'm like, I can never make that movie. It stems from a jealousy, but from a good kind of jealousy. It's inspirational." - Ellen Page

"A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom. Just like right now with the whole mortgage crisis, I want to help people get back into their homes." - Magic Johnson

"Jealousy is almost like a shadow of love. If we can grow our love, it takes over the whole energy of jealousy and transforms it into love. It is an alchemical change." - Rajneesh

"Love may exist without jealousy, although this is rare: but jealousy may exist without love, and this is common; for jealousy can feed on that which is bitter no less than on that which is sweet, and is sustained by pride as often as by affection." - Charles Caleb Colton

"Jealousy is a terrible thing. I know all the psychological triggers. The fear of losing control, the fear of loss, the fear of abandonment, neglect and loneliness...But the most destructive thing about jealousy is that it kills what it values-the love you want to save won't survive the constraints of jealousy. There is no entitlement. Love is either equal or a tragedy." - Michael Robotham

"Jealousy will drive you mad." - Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

"Jealousy - the Auschwitz of emotions." - Christopher Titus

"Jealousy is the great exaggerator." - Friedrich Schiller

"What frenzy dictates, jealousy believes" - John Gay

"Jealousy... is a mental cancer." - B C Forbes

"As far as your ego is concerned and your jealousy is concerned, my whole work here is to help you become so loving that the energy that becomes jealousy is transformed into love. And you know perfectly well that jealousy always follows your love. You are not jealous without love. A man who does not love is not jealous. Jealousy is almost like a shadow of love. If we can grow our love, it takes over the whole energy of jealousy and transforms it into love. It is an alchemical change." - Rajneesh

"Jealousy, anger, fear - these are ridiculous emotions that drain your power. You need to control them by being content, trusting that life knows what is best, accepting with an even mind whatever is presented to you." - Frederick Lenz

"Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely." - John Acton

"Power corrupts, and obsolete power corrupts obsoletely." - Ted Nelson

"Quality combines people power and process power." - Subir Chowdhury

"Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely." - Lord Acton

"I find along with many virtues in my countrymen there is a jealousy, a soreness, and readiness to take offence, as if they were the most helpless and impotent of mankind, and yet a violence... and a boistrousness in their resentment, as if they had been puffed up with the highest prosperity and power. they will not only be served, but it must also be in their own way and on their own principles and even in words and language that they liked... which renders it very difficult for a plain unguarded man as I am to have anything to do with them or their affairs." - Edmund Burke

"Without that poise and balance and gentle humor and caring sense, nothing happens at all. It's just egotism and vanity and jealousy and possessiveness." - Frederick Lenz

"The shackles and the chains, the violence and aggression, the pettiness and scorn, the jealousy and hatred, the tempest and discord." - Joe Walsh

"As we grow up, we are exposed to hate and greed and anger and jealousy and peanut brittle and all kinds of things, our subtly body erodes." - Frederick Lenz

"Send us people with initiative, who can carry themselves and others too; such as need to be carried hamper the work and weaken those who should be spending their strength on the heathen. Weaklings should be nursed at home! If any have jealousy, prides, or talebearing traits lurking about them, do not send them, nor any who are prone to criticize. Send only Pauls and Timothys; men who are full of zeal, holiness and power. All others are hindrances. If you send us ten such men the work will be done." - Charles Studd

"I don't think that jealousy and love and hate and anger and all those things have changed in the past 200 years - people just express themselves differently." - Steven Knight

"You must control your anger and jealousy and possessive nature or, as you become more powerful and your will increases in strength, you will injure others." - Frederick Lenz

"A thug is what I want and a thug is what I need. And my friends don't understand, and I think it's jealousy." - Curtis Jackson

"It's a happy relationship when it's easy and when there's that trust and love and no jealousy or games or anything." - Lindsay Ellingson

"Obviously, in dealing with a relationship, sexuality has to be involved, and jealousy and emotions like that. And I don't know, I've always been intrigued by those emotions." - Adrian Lyne

"Sometimes, if we are faced with obstacles, be they tangible or not, such as jealousy, worldly sentiment, greed, hatred or obsession, etc., there is no other way to overcome them except by practicing more diligently. You need to read Master's books and to listen to Master's tapes more often, meditate more, do Quan Yin more, put more effort into your practice and concentrate more on the path of practice. It is safe only when you are sheltered by the supreme power, no other way." - Ching Hai

"No thank you to all the bustas, cowards, and FAKE HOMIES who showed me the depths of jealousy, envy and greed." - Tupac Shakur

"Drop jealousy and envy, for they make you ugly. Be loving, be accepting, and most of all... be happy just the way you are." - Leon Brown

"Those that achieve anything that looks beyond the vision and thinking of their peers provoke jealousy and hatred disguised as the ordinary." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Make an enemy of jealousy and envy. As fast and soon as you can.... The art world is high school with money." - Jerry Saltz

"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." - Dalai Lama

"It's the sort of subject that always interests me: jealousy and the language of suspicion and guilt. I think it interests people." - Adrian Lyne

"Jealousy is like a hot pepper. Use it mildly, and you add spice to the relationship. Use too much of it and it can burn." - Ayala Malakh-Pines

"My brother, do men grieve over the fight of cats and dogs? So the jealousy, envy, and elbowing of common men should make no impression on your mind." - Swami Vivekananda

"Foul jealousy! that turnest love divine to joyless dread, and makest the loving heart with hateful thoughts to languish and to pine." - Edmund Spenser

"If you could untie your wings and free your soul of jealousy, you and everyone around you would fly up like doves." - Rumi

"Jealousy has always been my cross, the weakness and woundedness in me that has most often caused me to feel ugly and unlovable, like the Bad Seed." - Anne Lamott

"Innately, there are qualities in human beings that are always repetitive. There are things like love and hate and jealousy that are just going to be there forever." - Shiloh Fernandez

"The poet and the painter are only truly great by the mutual influences of their studies, and the jealousy of glory has only produced an idle contest." - Isaac D'Israeli

"In my experience lust only ever leads to misery. All that suspicion and jealousy and anguish it unleashes. I don't want those things in my life." - Chrissie Hynde

"Greed, desire, ambition, jealousy, possessiveness, domination - you have to watch everything. And they are all interconnected, remember. If greed disappears, then anger will disappear. If anger disappears, jealousy will disappear. If jealousy disappears, violence will disappear. If violence disappears, possessiveness will disappear. They are all intertwined. In fact, they are spokes of the same wheel, and the hub that supports them all is the ego. So watch the ways of the ego." - Rajneesh

"Comparison is a very foolish attitude, because each person is unique and incomparable. Once this understanding settles in you, jealousy disappears." - Rajneesh

"Jealousy is the dragon in paradise; the hell of heaven; and the most bitter of the emotions because associated with the sweetest." - Alfred Richard Orage

"If jealousy was the vindaloo of love, I'd imagined her tongue burning, and such a fire forcing her to spill her truth." - Hanif Kureishi

"Enlightenment is eliminating mental confusion, eliminating hatred, jealousy, mental toxins, cravings. That's very simple and straightforward. Whether you can do it or not is another matter." - Matthieu Ricard



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