People who say they've never been jealous are most likely lying. There's always going to be someone who has more than you, seems to be more successful or looks better. But you have no idea what's going on in that person's life that they don't show on the outside, so you have to be careful what you envy about others. In the age of social media, people show others what they want them to see and not always what reality is. It's a slippery slope and can make people actually feel really bad about themselves. At that point, it's just time for some perspective.
Consider the perspective that someone is probably jealous of you in some way, too. You might not think you have it all together or have achieved half the things you set out to do, but to someone else it could seem the complete opposite. But what is it exactly that others envy about you? It'll change depending on the person and how they feel about their own life, but there's certainly something. It could be as small as the shoes you are wearing to as big as the career you've worked hard for. What do you think people envy about you? Take this quiz and we'll tell you!
Are you more extroverted than other people in your life?
When tasks get tougher, does that make you want to work harder?
Who do you go to when you need some advice?
Have you worked really hard for everything that you have?
Would you say you've had a lot of struggles in life?
Do you recover quickly from hardship?
Were you complimented a lot growing up?
Is your mood impacted by the moods of others?
Would you say you're generally a happy go lucky person?
If you do get jealous of others, what do you usually get jealous of?
Do you make an effort to stay humble?
Were you ever known for your athleticism throughout your life?
Do you look at life as glass half full or empty?
Does anxiety tend to weigh you down?
What do you like the best about yourself or your life?
Does adapting to new situations come naturally to you?
Have you ever been called shy?
Do you find yourself getting jealous a lot?
Is there any part of your appearance that isn't natural?
Would you change anything about your life if you could?
Do you think people idolize others too much instead of focusing on their own lives?
Is there anything that you wish you'd get complimented on more?
Are you grateful for the life you've lived?
Do you find you get complimented more by women or men?
Are people in constant competition with one another?
Do you consider yourself a jack of all trades?
Have you achieved everything you set out to do?
From the outside, does it seem like you lead a perfect existence?
If you weren't you, would you envy you?
Of the below options, what do you spend the most time doing?
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