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 What is left when honor is lost?
— Publilius Syrus

Envy is the ulcer of the soul.
— Socrates

It is better to be envied than pitied.
— Herodotus

Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.
— Erica Jong

Our envy of others devours us most of all.
— Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Do not envy a sinner; you don’t know what disaster awaits him.
— Bible

Good habits result from resisting temptation.
— Ancient Proverb

I generally avoid temptation unless I can’t resist it.
— Mae West

I can resist anything but temptation.
— Oscar Wilde