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Into the night the sounds of luting flow; The west wind stirs amid the root-crop blue; While envious fireflies spoil the twinkling dew, And early wild-geese stem the dark Kin-ho.
A man that is busy, and inquisitive, is commonly envious.
Men of noble birth, are noted to be envious towards new men, when they rise.
Deformed persons, and eunuchs, and old men, and bastards, are envious.
They that desire to excel in too many matters, out of levity and vain glory, are ever envious.
It is also the vilest affection, and the most depraved; for which cause it is the proper attribute of the devil, who is called, the envious man, that soweth tares amongst the wheat by night; as it always cometh to pass, that envy worketh subtilly, and in the dark, and to the prejudice of good things, such as is the wheat.
Yes, yes, let us go," said Rostov hastily, and lowering his eyes and shrinking, he tried to pass unnoticed between the rows of reproachful envious eyes that were fixed upon him, and went out of the room.
Levin felt envious of this health and mirthfulness; he longed to take part in the expression of this joy of life.
RUSSELL SLADE admits he is envious of Derby's spending power - and has tried to play mind games with Rams manager Paul Clement.
The owl in the performances -- which start today and run until mid December -- is one who is envious of its little brother.
Ever seen a ballet dancer glide around the stage and not only been envious of their tremendous talent but also their amazing strength and shape?
I'm slightly envious that you've been given the opportunity to prove to yourselves, and the rest of the world, that Scotland is brave.