1 Corinthians 13:4b Amplified Version
....love never is envious nor boils over with jealousy, is not boastful or vainglorious, does not display itself haughtily.
Love is never envious. It does not boil over with jealousy. It is not boastful or vainglorious. It does not display itself haughtily. These attributes of love simply tells us love is not self-centered. God’s love for us is all about us. If He was concerned only about Himself, He could easily destroy us all or make us into robots so we could only do what He wants. His love is so powerful and unselfish that He gives us a choice - taking the risk we might make wrong decisions. However, that choice allows us to enjoy the benefits of right decisions. Without choice we could not enjoy life at all. God does not do things for us so He can show off. He does things for us because He loves us and He cares.