envious quotes

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Let our hearts, as subtle masters do,
Stir up their servants to an act of rage
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Am I not allowed to do what I choose with what belongs to me? Or are you envious because I am generous?
If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have pr ...
For not many men, the proverb saith,
Can love a friend whom fortune prospereth
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Silence is to all creatures thus attacked the only means of salvation; it fatigues the Cossack charges of the envious, the enemy's ...
I don't care for success. The ideas sitting in my head are annoyed by, and envious of, that which I've already written.
Failure makes us envious. Success makes us greedy.
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the mo ...
There is not a more mean, stupid, dastardly, pitiful, selfish, spiteful, envious, ungrateful animal
than the Public. It is th
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Habit is thus the enormous fly-wheel of society, its most precious conservative agent. It alone is what keeps us all within the bo ...
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