I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.
Texas will again lift it's head and stand among the nations. It ought to do so, for no country upon the globe can compare with it in natural advantages.
Are not laws dangerous which inhibit the passions? Compare the centuries of anarchy with those of the strongest legalism in any country you like and you will see that it is only when the laws are silent that the greatest actions appear.
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged.
I liked the energy of cooking, the action, the camaraderie. I often compare the kitchen to sports and compare the chef to a coach. There are a lot of similarities to it.
Boxing is the ultimate challenge. There's nothing that can compare to testing yourself the way you do every time you step in the ring.
Even Kings and emperors with heaps of wealth and vast dominion cannot compare with an ant filled with the love of God.
I have never tried to compare myself to anyone else.
Nothing shall I, while sane, compare with a friend.
There is no teaching to compare with example.
Is it not rather what we expect in men, that they should have numerous strands of experience lying side by side and never compare them with each other?
There are few joys to compare with the telling of a well-told tale.
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge with one dash wipes the picture away.
I know not anything more pleasant, or more instructive, than to compare experience with expectation, or to register from time to time the difference between idea and reality. It is by this kind of observation that we grow daily less liable to be disappointed.
Don't compare yourself to others you have no idea what their journey is all about.
Well-being and happiness never appeared to me as an absolute aim. I am even inclined to compare such moral aims to the ambitions of a pig.
Winners compare their achievements with their goals, while losers compare their achievements with those of other people.
I compare it to being in a car accident. There's so much adrenaline rushing through you that you remember being in the accident but you don't remember any of the details.