envy


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For nothing increaseth envy more, than an unnecessary and ambitious engrossing of business.
For in that course, a man doth but disavow fortune; and seemeth to be conscious of his own want in worth; and doth but teach others, to envy him.
Lastly, to conclude this part; as we said in the beginning, that the act of envy had somewhat in it of witchcraft, so there is no other cure of envy, but the cure of witchcraft; and that is, to remove the lot (as they call it) and to lay it upon another.
For as infection spreadeth upon that which is sound, and tainteth it; so when envy is gotten once into a state, it traduceth even the best actions thereof, and turneth them into an ill odor.
But this is a sure rule, that if the envy upon the minister be great, when the cause of it in him is small; or if the envy be general, in a manner upon all the ministers of an estate; then the envy (though hidden) is truly upon the state itself.
And it is also noted, that love and envy do make a man pine, which other affections do not, because they are not so continual.
For example, envy could arise when another person is both intelligent and wealthy; in other words, the subject of the Chinese proverb "Endowed with all of the gods' loves.
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In this sense, envy may be defined as a negative emotional response to another person's superior qualities, characteristics, achievements or possessions in which the envier either desires the superior advantage or wants that which the envied person has (Smith & Kim, 2007) and is associated with the motivation to improve oneself by moving upward (Crusius & Lange, 2014).
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