Envy aims very high.
When I think over what I have said, I envy dumb people.
If the secret sorrows of everyone could be read on their forehead, how many who now cause envy would suddenly become the objects of pity.
To be rich in admiration and free from envy, to rejoice greatly in the good of others, to love with such generosity of heart that your love is still a dear possession in absence or unkindness - these are the gifts which money cannot buy.
The few who do are the envy of the many who only watch.
This only grant me, that my means may lie too low for envy, for contempt too high.
Envy eats nothing but its own heart.
You now become easy victims of lust, anger, malice, envy and the rest of that evil brood; the atmosphere of the heart is polluted by the ego-fumes.
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.
Envy is an insult to oneself.
A person is born with feelings of envy and hate. If he gives way to them, they will lead him to violence and crime, and any sense of loyalty and good faith will be abandoned.
If envy were a fever, all the world would be ill.
Envy is the ulcer of the soul.
Most people in Seattle do not know him. But we have, in many ways, this love, admiration, envy and curiosity for him. He's doing a bunch of good stuff with his money.
More sinners are cursed at not because we despise their sins but because we envy their success at sinning.
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love.
Envy is blind, and she has no other quality than that of detracting from virtue.
Gluttony, lust, greed, sloth, wrath, envy and pride.
Every other sin hath some pleasure annexed to it, or will admit of an excuse: envy alone wants both.
Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, friendship without envy, or beauty without vanity?
King County has completed a remarkable financial turnaround that any corporation would envy.
As a moth gnaws a garment, so doth envy consume a man.
Envy is the result of the effect that you have made on someone else's life, whether they want to accept it or not.
We have an opportunity of a lifetime: Out of adversity to create a school system that would be the envy of people around the country.
Envy is as persistent as memory, as intractable as a head cold.