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Searing Quotes About Jealousy





Jealousy can even be good for love. One partner may feel secretly flattered when the other is mildly jealous. And catching someone flirting with your beloved can spark the kind of lust and romance that reignites a relationship.
Helen Fisher

Jealousy is love bed of burning snarl.
George Meredith

Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

People are taken aback by a confident, pretty girl who knows what she wants in life and isn't going to let anyone get in her way. And you know what it's all about? Jealousy.
Summer Altice

That's the way I got along in life. I don't ever remember being particularly jealous of anybody, because I figured if I can't do it myself, I don't deserve to get it.
Clyde Tombaugh

To jealousy, nothing is more frightful than laughter.
Francoise Sagan

Jealousy is the fear of comparison.
Max Frisch

Jealousy is a dog's bark which attracts thieves.
Karl Kraus

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

Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life because it is essentially destructive.
Alexis Carrel

But I like not these great success of yours; for I know how jealous are the gods.
Herodotus

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

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

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

My wife's jealousy is getting ridiculous. The other day she looked at my calendar and wanted to know who May was.
Rodney Dangerfield

He that is jealous is not in love.
Saint Augustine

Drama can be an addiction.
Christian Slater

Jealousy is unavoidable - it's part of the price we pay for intimacy.
Rachel Simmons


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