Comparison Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old comparison quotes, comparison sayings, and comparison proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.
The problem with comparison is that you always feel either better than someone else or worthless compared to someone else.
A comparison between the triplets tentatively deduced by these methods with the changes in amino acid sequence produced by mutation shows a fair measure of agreement.
A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness.
The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else's highlight reel.
There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness.
Don't compare your beginning to someone else's middle.
Comparison is the most dangerous acquaintance love can make.
Neither compares nor competes.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Comparison will be the number one thing that will keep you from doing what God's calling you to do. He's put a gift and a call and a desire in your heart that is different than anyone else's. And you're wired that way for a reason.
Comparison of statements made at different periods frequently enable us to give maximal and minimal dates to the appearance of a cultural element or to assign the time limits to a movement of population.
If comparison is the thief of joy, then our culture is being robbed blind.
Comparison with myself brings improvement, comparison with others brings discontent.
Betty Jamie Chung
It is very easy to overestimate the importance of our own achievements in comparison with what we owe others.
Comparison is an act of violence against the self.
Comparison kills creativity. Stop comparing and start creating.
In comparison with a loving human being, everything else is worthless.
Comparisons are always welcomed when drawn in favor.
Comparisons deplete the actuality of the things compared.
William S. Wilson
Comparison is a very foolish attitude, because each person is unique and incomparable. Once this understanding settles in you, jealousy disappears.
Comparisons make you feel superior or inferior, neither serve a useful purpose.
If you compare yourself to others, you may become vain and bitter; for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself.
Don't compare yourself to others. That's a battle you can never win.
Comparison will strip you of power, of grace, and influence. Each person is unique. How then, can you possibly compare unique to unique? You can't. And when you try, you annihilate your brilliance.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Comparison is the death of joy.
Do not compare yourself to anybody!
Follow your inner moonlight don't hide the madness.
Comparison is a thug that robs your joy. But it's even more than that comparison makes you a thug who beats down somebody or your soul.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.
Bernard M. Maruch
To be forgiven is such sweetness that honey is tasteless in comparison with it. But yet there is one thing sweeter still, and that is to forgive. As it is more blessed to give than to receive, so to forgive rises a stage higher in experience than to be forgiven.
I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all.
You are you. Now, isn’t that pleasant?
Love is the total absence of fear. Love asks no questions. Its natural state is one of extension and expansion, not comparison and measurement.
Beauty is a relation, and the apprehension of it a comparison.
Gerard Manley Hopkins
The infinitude of creation is great enough to make a world, or a Milky Way of worlds, look in comparison with it what a flower or an insect does in comparison with the Earth.
Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.
How much time he gains who does not look to see what his neighbour says or does or thinks, but only at what he does himself, to make it just and holy.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Jealousy is the fear of comparison.
You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.
Comparisons are odious.
Miguel de Cervantes
You don’t have to do what everyone else is doing.
You cannot change what you are, only what you do.
How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.
Personality begins where comparison leaves off. Be unique. Be memorable. Be confident. Be proud.
Shannon L. Alder
Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions do your thing, and don’t care if they like it.