50+ Best Comparison Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Comparison or comparing is the act of evaluating two or more things by determining the relevant, comparable characteristics of each thing, and then determining which characteristics of each are similar to the other, which are different, and to what degree. Inspirational comparison quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

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Most Famous Comparison Quotes

Don’t compare your beginning to someone else’s middle. Jon Acuff

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. Kari Jobe

There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying. Francis Bacon

Comparisons are always welcomed when drawn in favor. Pushpa Rana

If you compare yourself to others, you may become vain and bitter; for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself. Max Ehrmann

Neither compares nor competes. Lailah Gifty Akita

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Comparison is an act of violence against the self. Iyanla Vanzant

Comparison is a very foolish attitude, because each person is unique and incomparable. Once this understanding settles in you, jealousy disappears. Rajneesh

You cannot change what you are, only what you do. Philip Pullman

Beauty is a relation, and the apprehension of it a comparison. Gerard Manley Hopkins

Comparisons are odious. Miguel de Cervantes

Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions do your thing, and don’t care if they like it. Tina Fey

It is very easy to overestimate the importance of our own achievements in comparison with what we owe others. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Comparisons deplete the actuality of the things compared. William S. Wilson

Comparison is the most dangerous acquaintance love can make. Soren Kierkegaard

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. Edward Sapir

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. Ann Voskamp

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

Amazing Comparison Quotes

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. Alexandre Dumas

Personality begins where comparison leaves off. Be unique. Be memorable. Be confident. Be proud. Shannon L. Alder

Comparisons make you feel superior or inferior, neither serve a useful purpose. Jane Travis

Follow your inner moonlight don’t hide the madness. Allen Ginsberg

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. Charles Spurgeon

The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel. Steve Furtick

If comparison is the thief of joy, then our culture is being robbed blind. Jon Foreman

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. Immanuel Kant

Do not compare yourself to anybody! Israelmore Ayivor

Comparison with myself brings improvement, comparison with others brings discontent. Betty Jamie Chung

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. Mark Twain

Love is the total absence of fear. Love asks no questions. Its natural state is one of extension and expansion, not comparison and measurement. Gerald Jampolsky

Top Comparison Quotes

Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else. Judy Garland

Jealousy is the fear of comparison. Max Frisch

A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness. Robert Cecil

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. Marcus Aurelius

You don’t have to do what everyone else is doing. Oprah

How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt. Robert Blair

You are you. Now, isn’t that pleasant? Dr. Seuss

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. Amy Larson

I don’t care what you think about me. I don’t think about you at all. Coco Chanel

Don’t compare yourself to others. That’s a battle you can never win. Michelle Parsons

Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. Marilyn Monroe

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Maya Angelou

Comparison kills creativity. Stop comparing and start creating. Anonymous

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. Francis Crick

In comparison with a loving human being, everything else is worthless. Hugh MacLennan

Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth. Benjamin Disraeli

The problem with comparison is that you always feel either better than someone else or worthless compared to someone else. Dillon Burroughs

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