In Britain, because I live here, I can also run into problems of envy and competition. But all this is just in a day's work for a writer. You can't put stuff out there without someone calling you a complete fool. Oh, well.
The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living.
every one of us possesses a gene predisposing us toward rivalry, competition, and fits of envy with any past, present, or future siblings.
There will always be people who can do it better than you, but that's a good thing! Start to see competition as inspiration â without envy.
We love much better those who endeavor to imitate us, than those who strive to equal us. For imitation is a sign of esteem, but competition of envy.
Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.
Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.