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"Do not let your heart envy sinners, But be zealous for the fear of the Lord all the day! For surely there is a hereafter, And your hope will not be cut off. "
"A sound heart is life to the body, But envy is rottenness to the bones. "
"Or do you think that the Scripture says in vain, 'The Spirit who dwells in us yearns jealously?' "
"You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife; and you shall not desire your neighbor’s house, his field, his male servant, his female servant, his ox, his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor’s."
"For where envy and self-seeking exist, confusion and every evil thing are there."
"Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him; Do not fret because of him who prospers in his way, Because of the man who brings wicked schemes to pass."
"For the wicked boasts of his heart’s desire; He blesses the greedy and renounces the Lord."
"Do not envy the oppressor, And choose none of his ways; "
"Do not be envious of evil men, Nor desire to be with them; "
"Wrath is cruel and anger a torrent, But who is able to stand before jealousy? "
"Let us not become conceited, provoking one another, envying one another."
"Then He said to His disciples, 'Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; nor about the body, what you will put on. Life is more than food, and the body is more than clothing.' "
"But if you have bitter envy and self-seeking in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth."
1 Corinthians 10:24
"Let no one seek his own, but each one the other’s well-being."
"Again, I saw that for all toil and every skillful work a man is envied by his neighbor. This also is vanity and grasping for the wind."