Famous quotes by topics

Jealous quotes

Bookmark and Share

Jealous quotes & sayings

These jealous quotes and jealous sayings are from our famous and inspiring quotes collection.

I've always been the breadwinner and men don't like that. They turn on you. They bite the hand that feeds them. Eventually, too, they become very jealous of the love one has with an audience. - Dame Shirley Bassey


The way to hold a husband is to keep him a little jealous; the way to lose him is to keep him a little more jealous. - Henry Louis Mencken


The idea that we are physical beings descended from primeval cells in nutrient soups, that idea does violence to my intuition, stomps all over it with football-shoes. The idea that we are descended from a jealous God who formed us out of dust to choose between kneel-and-praying or fires-of-damnation, that stomps me worse. - Richard David Bach


The heart of the jealous knows the best and most satisfying love, that of the other's bed, where the rival perfects the lover's imperfections. - Djuna Barnes


The disease of jealously is so malignant that is converts all it takes into its own nourishment. - Joseph Addison


A jealous person is doubly unhappy over what he has, which is judged inferior, and over what he has not, which is judged superior. Such a person is doubly removed from knowing the true blessing of creation. (An African Prayer Book) - Bishop Desmond Tutu