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Jealousy Captions & Quotes To Fight Away The Envy

Jealousy and envy are emotions that everyone experiences at some point, but they can be managed with the right mindset. Here are some captions and quotes to help you fight away the envy and embrace positivity.


  1. Embrace what you have, envy only steals joy.
  2. Focus on your journey, not someone else’s.
  3. Jealousy is a green-eyed monster; don’t feed it.
  4. Comparison is the thief of happiness.
  5. Turn envy into admiration, and watch yourself grow.
  6. Don’t hate; appreciate.
  7. Celebrate others’ success; your time will come.
  8. Gratitude turns what we have into enough.
  9. Your path is unique; don’t compare it with others.
  10. Envy only hurts you; let it go.
  11. Happiness is found in contentment.
  12. Don’t let jealousy cloud your vision.
  13. Surround yourself with inspiration, not jealousy.
  14. Jealousy fades in the light of self-love.
  15. The grass is greener where you water it.
  16. Jealousy: a misuse of your imagination.
  17. Celebrate your wins, big and small.
  18. What’s meant for you will never pass you by.
  19. Don’t compete, complement.
  20. Free yourself from envy’s shackles.
  21. Turn envy into energy for your goals.
  22. Stay inspired, not envious.
  23. Cheer others on; positivity returns tenfold.
  24. Be your own benchmark.
  25. Choose admiration over jealousy.
  26. A grateful heart is a happy heart.
  27. Comparison kills creativity.
  28. Transform jealousy into motivation.
  29. Celebrate others; your time is coming.
  30. Focus on your own progress.
  31. Don’t let envy dull your sparkle.
  32. Appreciate the present, anticipate the future.
  33. Envy drains energy; positivity fuels it.
  34. Jealousy is a waste of emotions.
  35. Quieten the envious voice, amplify self-love.


  1. “Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.” – Fulton J. Sheen
  2. “Envy is the art of counting the other fellow’s blessings instead of your own.” – Harold Coffin
  3. “Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive.” – Havelock Ellis
  4. “Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.” – François de La Rochefoucauld
  5. “Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies.” – Elizabeth Bowen
  6. “Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.” – Carrie Fisher
  7. “Envy is the ulcer of the soul.” – Socrates
  8. “Jealousy will make you walk bitter paths.” – Unknown
  9. “The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor.” – Socrates
  10. “Jealousy is the thief of joy.” – Unknown
  11. “The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.” – William Penn
  12. “To cure jealousy is to see it for what it is, a dissatisfaction of self.” – Joan Didion
  13. “Comparison is an act of violence against the self.” – Iyanla Vanzant
  14. “Few men have the strength to honor a friend’s success without envy.” – Aeschylus
  15. “Envy comes from people’s ignorance or lack of belief in their own gifts.” – Jean Vanier
  16. “Jealousy is the jaundice of the soul.” – John Dryden
  17. “Nothing sharpens sight like envy.” – Thomas Fuller
  18. “Jealousy is a mental cancer.” – B.C. Forbes
  19. “Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.” – H.G. Wells
  20. “Never hate jealous people. They are jealous because they think you are better than them.” – Paulo Coelho
  21. “The spirit of envy can destroy; it can never build.” – Margaret Thatcher
  22. “You can only be jealous of someone who has something you think you ought to have yourself.” – Margaret Atwood
  23. “The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.” – Baltasar Gracián
  24. “Envy, if surrounded on all sides by the brightness of another’s prosperity, like the scorpion confined within a circle of fire, will sting itself to death.” – Charles Caleb Colton
  25. “Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.” – François de La Rochefoucauld
  26. “Anger and envy are brothers and they make sour company.” – Alecia Conti
  27. “Envy lurks at the bottom of the human heart like a viper in its hole.” – Honoré de Balzac
  28. “People whisper secrets because of envy.” – Sarah Addison Allen
  29. “Envy isn’t always green; it’s often disguised as bitterness.” – Unknown
  30. “Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire.” – Solomon Ibn Gabirol
  31. “Envy breeds a thorny heart.” – Makayla Tiersula
  32. “Envying another’s success is a self-injury.” – Unknown
  33. “Envy shoots at others and wounds itself.” – English Proverb
  34. “Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.” – Erica Jong
  35. “Blessed is he who envies not.” – Boethius

Jealousy can be a powerful emotion, but it doesn’t have to control your life. Use these captions and quotes to inspire a mindset of appreciation and self-love instead of envy. Celebrate your own journey and those around you, and watch how positivity transforms your outlook.