40+ Best Jealous People Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Jealous is feeling resentment against someone because of that person’s rivalry, success, or advantages. Profoundly inspirational jealous people quotes will challenge the way you think, and make your life worth living.

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Famous Jealous People Quotes

You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars. — Gary Allan

Where the grass is greener, the water bill is bigger. — Rick Warren

There will always be jealous people and haters: people who assume that if they were in your shoes, they could do what you’re doing. That’s just the world we live in. — Lance Stroll

Jealousy is when you count someone else’s blessings instead of your own. — Amanda Metcalf

Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one’s self-respect. For jealous people, like dope-fiends, stoop to the lowest level and in the end inspire only disgust and loathing. — Emma Goldman

Jealousy creates hatred which leads to suicidal ideation. Resolve it! See yourself as beloved by the person who hates you as it releases the systemic history. Sovereignty is a frequency as is slavery. — Deborah Bravandt

I get jealous because I am afraid that someone is going to make you happier than I do. — Frank Ocean

I think it’s important to get your surroundings as well as yourself into a positive state – meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do. — Heidi Klum

Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies. — Elizabeth Bowen

If we trace the evolutionary history of humankind, we find that part of the reason we suffer from jealous thoughts and emotions about the past and (the present) is because it has been hardwired into us since the dawn of time to do so. — Jeff Billings

Never hate jealous people. They are jealous because they think you are better than them. — Paulo Coelho

Everybody isn’t your friend. Just because they hang around you and laugh with you doesn’t mean they’re for you. Just because they say they got got your back, doesn’t mean they won’t stab you in it. People pretend well. Jealousy sometimes doesn’t live far. So know your circle. At the end of the day real situations expose fake people so pay attention. — Trent Shelton

Journalists are usually quite jealous people, especially of intellectuals who are supposed to be in fashion. — Vivienne Westwood

A lot of people get so hung up on what they can’t have that they don’t think for a second about whether they really want it. — Lionel Shriver

jealous people quotes

The most sensible and jealous people are so little attentive to government that there are no instances of resistance until repeated, multiplied oppressions have placed it beyond a doubt that their rulers had formed settled plans to deprive them of their liberties; not to oppress an individual or a few, but to break down the fences of a free constitution, and deprive the people at large of all share in the government, and all the checks by which it is limited. — John Adams

Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind. — Buddha

Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart. — George Eliot

How does hating get started? It’s started by the jealous people, and they get mad over the things you have. — Master P

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own… Jealousy is a disease, love is a healthy condition. The immature mind often mistakes one for the other, or assumes that the greater the love, the greater the jealousy. — Robert A. Heinlein

Remember, people only rain on your parade because they’re jealous of your sun and tired of their shade. — Kim Kardashian

You must realize that if you are going to reach the heights you have been called to reach, you may elicit some criticism from those who are jealous, petty or angry because they were left behind. — T. D. Jakes

Jealousy in romance is like salt in food. A little can enhance the savor, but too much can spoil the pleasure and, under certain circumstances, can be life-threatening. — Maya Angelou

Some children feel that their place among their siblings is lesser for one reason or another and the result of this is jealousy, encouraging equality among every child in the home is the best way to avoid this type of acting out. — Sophie Banks

To live each day also means to allow forgiveness. By holding a grudge or allowing spite to rule your day, you are placing emphasis on the negative and not on the positive. Get rid of envy or jealousy. — Byron Pulsifer

You will always fine jealous people.They’re the ones promoting you. — Tyler Perry

Overcoming your jealousy is a question of learning to tell the difference between a real situation in which something isn’t quite right and a case of your emotions going into overdrive. — Eric Monroe

Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival. — Thomas Jefferson

quotes about jealous people

Jealous people poison their own banquet and then eat it — Washington Irving

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

A person worth envying is a person who doesn’t envy — Boonaa Mohammed

Surround yourself with positive people. — Melanie

Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud — 1 Corinthians 13:4

Those who believe in nothing are very, very jealous and angry at those who believe in something. — Dennis Prager

Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate. — William Arthur Ward

Rumors are spread by jealous people — Laurie Halse Anderson

The Andalucían race is very strong. Another mystery- it has the most jealous people in the world, both men and women! — Celedonio Romero

Sibling rivalry is defined as the jealous and competitive spirit that often exists between brothers and sisters. Rivalry is typical in any family with more than one child. — Felicity Bauer

The closer you get to success, the more the heat of the naysayers may increase. Work even harder, listen, answer all questions and objections – focus on the work, not yourself. Don’t expect everyone to cheer your successes. Some will be jealous. — JLisa Marie Stringer

If two people can fully trust one another and are good at communicating with each other, jealousy will never win. NEVER! — Robert Rain

Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs to the base, for the one makes himself get good things by jealousy, while the other does not allow his neighbour to have them through envy. — Aristotle