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66 Proverbs about Envy



1. Envy eats nothing, but its own heart.. German Proverb. Envy eats nothing, but its own heart.
German Proverb

2. Better envy than pity.. German Proverb. Better envy than pity.
German Proverb

3. Envy envies itself.. German Proverb. Envy envies itself.
German Proverb

4. The house of envy lies in the lowest hollows, golden, sunless, breathed upon by no wind, grim and filled full of inert chill, and lacking warmth, is always roiled in fog.. Greek Proverb. The house of envy lies in the lowest hollows, golden, sunless, breathed upon by no wind, grim and filled full of inert chill, and lacking warmth, is always roiled in fog.
Greek Proverb

5. I feel pain that envy is exchanged for beautiful deeds.. Greek Proverb. I feel pain that envy is exchanged for beautiful deeds.
Greek Proverb

6. Envy accomplishes nothing.. Greek Proverb. Envy accomplishes nothing.
Greek Proverb

7. One measures the towers by their shadows and great people by those who envy them.. Chinese Proverb. One measures the towers by their shadows and great people by those who envy them.
Chinese Proverb

8. The torment of envy is like a grain of sand in the eye.. Chinese Proverb. The torment of envy is like a grain of sand in the eye.
Chinese Proverb

9. After honor and state follow envy and hate.. Dutch Proverb. After honor and state follow envy and hate.
Dutch Proverb

10. After honour and state follow envy and hate.. Dutch Proverb. After honour and state follow envy and hate.
Dutch Proverb

11. Envy crieth of spite where honour rideth.. Dutch Proverb. Envy crieth of spite where honour rideth.
Dutch Proverb

12. Who can escape envy and blame, that speaks or writes for public fame?. Dutch Proverb. Who can escape envy and blame, that speaks or writes for public fame?
Dutch Proverb

13. Greed and envy are good neighbors.. Scottish Proverb. Greed and envy are good neighbors.
Scottish Proverb

14. Greed is envy's auldest brither: scraggy wark they mak thegither.. Scottish Proverb. Greed is envy's auldest brither: scraggy wark they mak thegither.
Scottish Proverb

15. Envy is the companion of great success.. Swedish Proverb. Envy is the companion of great success.
Swedish Proverb

16. Envy is the truest form of flattery.. Swedish Proverb. Envy is the truest form of flattery.
Swedish Proverb

17. The poor man has none to envy him.. Swedish Proverb. The poor man has none to envy him.
Swedish Proverb

18. Envy shoots at others and wounds itself.. English Proverb. Envy shoots at others and wounds itself.
English Proverb

19. As love thinks no evil, so envy speaks no good.. English Proverb. As love thinks no evil, so envy speaks no good.
English Proverb

20. Compete, don't envy.. Arab Proverb. Compete, don't envy.
Arab Proverb

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