The Difference Between Jealousy and Envy

“So jealous…” It’s something we usually say in jest when we see that someone has something we desire. But this is not the most accurate use of the word “jealous.” Jealousy is the desire to possess exclusively, and it usually applies to what one already possesses. It can be healthy in certain circumstances. What we should really be saying is, “So covetous…” Because covetousness is the desire to have something someone else has. But the main attitude of modern America is not Read more […]