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I always was trying to make people laugh as a kid. I was a big fan of Carol Burnett and Gilda Radner. I watched them and I remember feeling as a child, when I heard the laughter they got, a little jealous that they made someone laugh like that.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
People always ask me about 'Girls' with this kind of hesitation. What do I think of it? I love it. It's awesome. I get a lot of Where do you come down on this? I come down on the side of 'Yay, Lena Dunham. Congratulations. I'm jealous.' She's doing something so fantastic. Maybe it's not for everybody, but it certainly is for me.
It obviously bothers people when Real Madrid win. It makes them jealous. There isn't a level playing field.
I have no problem with the people who work hard to get success. But I think people are very jealous about success. I work very hard and they don't appreciate that.
I wrote a novel about Israelis who live their own lives on the slope of a volcano. Near a volcano one still falls in love, one still gets jealous, one still wants a promotion, one still gossips.
He that is jealous is not in love.
Those who believe in nothing are very, very jealous and angry at those who believe in something.
Love that is not jealous is neither true nor pure.
I've really hung in there with my BlackBerry. The main reason I like it better than an iPhone is that I can type better. I saw Rachel Zoe using a white one and I was jealous. The risk, of course, is that it could look like a Lady BIC. I've just learned to own it though.
What's more ludicrous is the whole idea of me being jealous and competitive.
I do have moments when I feel insecure. I do have moments when I feel jealous, and that's normal. It's a very normal emotion. It's your action and your attitude and your reaction to that that is important.
Hunger, revenge, to sleep are petty foes, But only death the jealous eyes can close.
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.
In my ideal world there would be 99% unemployment for actors, and I would be the 1% that's employed. I hear about somebody getting a job at Starbucks and I get jealous.
Jealous, adj. Unduly concerned about the preservation of that which can be lost only if not worth keeping.
For me, I'm not a jealous person. That's just not my thing. You have to have trust in your relationship.
I was married a few times, and one of my husbands was jealous of me writing.
It is matrimonial suicide to be jealous when you have a really good reason.
Clare Boothe Luce
Man is by nature competitive, combative, ambitious, jealous, envious, and vengeful.
I can't watch 'Glee' because I get so jealous that I'm not there with them doing it that I can't even watch.
Dead fish don't swim around in jealous tides.
We all get angry and jealous sometimes, none of us is perfect, but we should not try to be different.
But I like not these great success of yours; for I know how jealous are the gods.
I hate jealous guys! Everyone can be jealous. We all have that in us. Push the demon down or it's going to drive the other person away.
C. S. Lewis
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