Top 48 Do Not Covet Quotes

#1. Compliment but do not covet.

Christopher Moore

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#2. We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect.

Winston Churchill

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#3. Amoebas cannot sin because they reproduce by fission. They do not covet wives or murder each other.

Ray Bradbury

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#4. Do not covet your ideas.

Paul Arden

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#5. We do not covet one inch of Lebanese territory, and the basis for the peace treaty between our two countries will be the international border, which exists now, between Rosh Haniqra and Ras en Naqura.

Menachem Begin

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#6. You must converse much with the field and the woods if you would imbibe such health into your mind and spirit as you covet for your body

Henry David Thoreau

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#7. I'm not jealous in traditional ways - of boyfriends or babies or bank accounts - but I do covet other women's styles of being.

Lena Dunham

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#8. It's not new, our valuation of young female people for how they can serve, satisfy, and satiate. Our girls are both the platter and the meal, and we eat them up--we eat their meat, we lap up their sweetness, we covet and control and consume.

Elana K. Arnold

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#9. Never covet what a fool has;
a fool is only allowed to keep his madness.

Matshona Dhliwayo

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#10. She regarded the things that were important to me as her enemy, not realizing that they were, in fact, the "me" she seemed so jealously to covet.

David Foster Wallace

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#11. It is salutary for us to learn to hold cheap such things, be they good or evil, as attach indifferently to good men and bad, and to covet those good things which belong only to good men, and flee those evils which belong only to evil men.

Saint Augustine

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#12. Whenever teenage girls and corporate CEOs covet the same new technology, something extraordinary is happening.

Michael J. Saylor

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#13. The more of Heaven we cherish, the less of Earth we covet.

David Berg

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#14. The title which I most covet is that of teacher. The writing of a research paper and the teaching of freshman calculus, and everything in between, falls under this rubric. Happy is the person who comes to understand something and then gets to explain it.

Marshall A. Cohen

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#15. Thou shalt not covet; but tradition approves all forms of competition.

Arthur Hugh Clough

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#16. He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it, namely, that, in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to attain.

Mark Twain

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#17. Let death be daily before your eyes, and you will never entertain any abject thought, nor too eagerly covet anything.


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#18. How could two people seem so perfect together, be so happy together, an yet be so wrong in so many others' eyes?

Melissa Darnell

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#19. By Jove, I am not covetous for gold, Nor care I who doth feed upon my cost; It yearns me not if me my garments wear; Such outward things dwell not in my desires: But if it be a sin to covet honor, I am the most offending soul alive.

William Shakespeare

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#20. What upon Earth is the matter with the American people? Do they really covet the world's ridicule as well as their own social and political ruin?

Frederick Douglass

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#21. When I realize that God makes his gifts fit each person, there's no way I can covet what you got because it just wouldn't fit me.

William P. Smith

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#22. Why covet a knowledge of new facts? Day and night, house and garden, a few books, a few actions, serve us as well as would all trades and all spectacles. We are far from having exhausted the significance of the few symbols we use. We can come to use them yet with a terrible simplicity.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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#23. My philosophy about the whole thing is that awards are like gifts: it's lovely to receive them, and it is very bad form to covet them.

Charlie Hunnam

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#24. The one good thing about the Angels was they always colored within the lines.
They had to.

J.R. Ward

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#25. You desire and do not have; so you kill. And you covet and cannot obtain; so you fight and wage war (James 4:1, 2).

Richard J. Foster

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#26. People always covet what they themselves do not possess.

Walter Moers

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#27. Those people cannot enjoy comfortably what God has given them because they see and covet what He has not given them. All of our discontents for what we want appear to me to spring from want of thankfulness for what we have.

Daniel Defoe

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#28. There was a heavy, dark pause of vast significance.
Which Jim broke by flashing his hands and belting out, "Booga-wooga!"
At least Eddie laughed. Adrian flipped Jim the bird and headed to the fridge for another beer.

J.R. Ward

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#29. The bloody-minded murder those whom they envy, and for what they covet.

Dean Koontz

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#30. To covet beatitude is also avarice.


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#31. The more of heaven there is in our lives, the less of earth we shall covet.

Charles Spurgeon

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#32. I was in shock. Funny how the world works. You don't get the something you really covet, but then the universe provides unexpected compensation. Here I thought you had to make a wish for it to come true.

Sarah Dessen

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#33. The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less doth it covet praise; yet cannot avoid its rewards in honours.


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#34. I admire a lot of actors, but I don't covet people's careers.

Jesse Spencer

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#35. Fondnesse it were for any being free,
To covet fetters, though they golden bee.

Edmund Spenser

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#36. Your online life is a variety show, so if anything, the fact that you didn't put me in your stand-up act means you covet me. Maybe even more than I realize, since right now your hand is heading to your cunt yet again.

Caroline Kepnes

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#37. Those who covet much suffer from the want.


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#38. If it be a sin to covet honour, I am the most offending soul alive.

Ken Follett

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#39. Can a man be poor if he is free from want, if he does not covet the belongings of others, if he is rich in the possession of God? Rather, he is poor who possesses much but still craves for more.


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#40. The Japanese covet important symbols - their heroic past as enshrined in Yasukuni, the Imperial family which has never been sullied by scandal.

F. Sionil Jose

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#41. So it's tempting to read other people's lives as cautionary fables or repudiations of our own, to covet or denigrate them instead of seeing them for what they are: other people's lives, island universes, unknowable. Not

Tim Kreider

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#42. I love Prada. Not so much the clothes, which are for malnourished thirteen-year-olds, but I covet, with covety covetousness, the shoes and handbags. Like, I LOVE them. If I was given a choice between world peace and a Prada handbag, I'd dither. (I'm not proud of this, I'm only saying.)

Marian Keyes

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#43. Women are happy to possess a man whom all women covet.

Honore De Balzac

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#44. A woman that you find different or strange, or whom you may envy or covet is deemed by you all to be a witch! Anything that you do not understand, you deem witchcraft!

Andrea Zuvich

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#45. I don't go to premieres. I don't go to parties. I don't covet the Oscar. I don't want any of that. I don't go out. I just have dinner at home every night with my kids. Being famous, that's a whole other career. And I haven't got any energy for it.

Gary Oldman

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#46. We covet what is guarded; the very care invokes the thief. Few love what they may have.


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#47. He did his best to reassure her. He shook his head. "I know. I'm pleased very very much. I'm going to enjoy watching you tonight. I'm going to enjoy watching others covet you." He pulled her close and kissed her slowly.

Arden Aoide

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#48. It is the villains who covet treasure, not the heroes. Unless the treasure in question is a really snazzy belt buckle, in which case, who can resist? - THE HERO'S GUIDE TO BEING A HERO

Christopher Healy

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