Envy

  • Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.


    Envy, Jealousy

  • People who make the choice to study, work hard in whatever they endeavour , give it the max of themselves to reach to the top level. And you have the people who are envious and jealous, who are not willing to put in that work and they want to get the same praise.


    Envy, Jealousy, Study, Success, Work

  • No German can see a plat brought in for someone else without being possessed of a great fear that it represents a more toothsome morsel or better money’s worth than what he has ordered for himself.


    Envy, Food, Germany, Restaurants

  • The problem lies in our politics of envy. The basis of socialism has always been hatred towards the rich and successful.


    Envy, Hatred, Politics, Socialism



  • There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as moral indignation, which permits envy to be acted out under the guise of virtue.


    Aggravation, Envy, Indignation, Virtue


  • Busy people have no time for envy; they participate rather than staring at the world as passive observers.


    Activity, Business, Dynamism, Envy



  • The problem lies in our politics of envy. The basis of socialism has always been hatred towards the rich and successful.









    Envy, Politics, Socialism

  • Of the seven deadly sins only envy is no fun at all.


    Envy

  • There is nothing so disturbing to one’s well-being and judgement as to see a friend get rich.


    Envy

  • Whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies.


    Envy

  • Envy is more implacable than hatred.


    Envy

  • Every time a friend’s child succeeds, I feel something so unpleasant that there isn’t a word for it, even in German.


    Envy

  • Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level. It’s cheaper.


    Envy

  • Never say you know a man until you have divided an inheritance with him.


    Envy

  • Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied.


    Envy

  • Comparison is the thief of joy.


    Envy

  • Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those we cannot resemble.


    Absurdity, Envy