v. t.) To feel envy at or towards; to be envious of; to have a feeling of uneasiness or mortification in regard to (any one), arising from the sight
of another's excellence or good fortune and a longing to possess it.
(n.) An object of envious notice or feeling.
(v. i.) To show malice or ill will; to rail.
(v. t.) To emulate.
(n.) Public odium; ill repute.
(v. i.) To be filled with envious feelings; to regard anything with grudging and longing eyes; -- used especially with at.
(n.) Chagrin, mortification, discontent, or uneasiness at the sight of another's excellence or good fortune, accompanied with some degree of hatred
and a desire to possess equal advantages; malicious grudging; -- usually followed by of; as, they did this in envy of Caesar.
(n.) Emulation; rivalry.
(v. t.) To hate.
(v. t.) To feel envy on account of; to have a feeling of grief or repining, with a longing to possess (some excellence or good fortune of another, or
an equal good fortune, etc.); to look with grudging upon; to begrudge.
(v. t.) To long after; to desire strongly; to covet.
(n.) Malice; ill will; spite.
(v. t.) To do harm to; to injure; to disparage.
Envy, jealousy AKA "the green eyed monster". Deep down it is humanities greatest fault. It tug's at our selfesteem, and rules our views on people and
The basic emotional throb you feel on any subject is in your chest. It lead's you, and we all ,due to deep seated selfesteem issues are slave's and
Why are people so absorbed in celebrities life's? Because we covet their positions.All war's have been started by greed, the need to possess
materials, or another peoples belief system to remove it from exsistence.
People are envious of money, power , race, love, standing, beauty, etc. This is the word that every form of hate starts with.
Here are some quotes that I feel fit the mark.
"Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die"
Greed, envy, sloth, pride and gluttony: these are not vices anymore. No, these are marketing tools. Lust is our way of life. Envy is just a nudge
towards another sale. Even in our relationships we consume each other, each of us looking for what we can get out of the other. Our appetites are
often satisfied at the expense of those around us. In a dog-eat-dog world we lose part of our humanity
If you swim effortlessly in the deep oceans, ride the waves to and from the shore, if you can breathe under water and dine on the deep treasures of
the seas; mark my words, those who dwell on the rocks carrying nets will try to reel you into their catch. The last thing they want is for you to
thrive in your habitat because they stand in their atmosphere where they beg and gasp for some air
“What is evil? Killing is evil, lying is evil, slandering is evil, abuse is evil, gossip is evil: envy is evil, hatred is evil, to cling to false
doctrine is evil; all these things are evil. And what is the root of evil? Desire is the root of evil, illusion is the root of evil
" With that malignant envy which turns pale, and sickens even if a friend prevail"
In psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud defined hate as an ego state that wishes to destroy the source of its unhappiness.
Am I right? Am I wrong? Is this truly why people hate? Is it not ideological, and mostly ego driven?
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