NPR

Feeding the Green-Eyed Monster: What Happens When Envy Turns Ugly

Envy is an unflattering, miserable emotion. It can prompt us to improve our lives — and also cause us to feel resentment, rage, and a desire for revenge.
Envy is a useful tool for social comparison. But sometimes, it can lead us to wicked places. Source: Steve Scott

Envy: it's an unflattering, miserable emotion. And it's universal. All of us, at some time or another, will experience that feeling of wanting what someone else has, and resenting them for having it.

Of course, like

Вы читаете отрывок, зарегистрируйтесь, чтобы читать полное издание.

Другое от: NPR

NPR3 мин. чтенияEnvironmental Science
Climate Change's Impact On Hurricane Sandy Has A Price: $8 Billion
Scientists have long thought some of the carnage from the 2012 hurricane might be attributable to a warming climate. New research calculates the additional flooding due to rising sea levels.
NPR5 мин. чтенияInternational Relations
What Will Shape Biden's View Of Gaza Violence Most? Hamas Attacks, Says Dennis Ross
The president is facing calls from some in his party to exert more influence on Israel, but the former Mideast envoy says Hamas rocket fire is "what's guiding him probably more than anything else."
NPR1 мин. чтенияMedical
Cancel The Olympics, Says Tokyo Doctors Association
Tokyo-area hospitals "have their hands full," the Tokyo Medical Practitioners Association says in an open letter to Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga. The group represents some 6,000 primary care doctors.