Self-knowledge, which comes from within, gradually change our beliefs and drops those beliefs which are false and stupid. After being cleared off all the dirt acquired by us in the form of second-hand knowledge in our early age, we can directly see the reality, through our own eyes, through our own heart and mind, as our mind gets unconditioned. It is this mind that is rightly compared to God, as such a consciousness is pure, having been cured of all ignorance and darkness and we come close to our true self—Atman or soul.
The supermoon is a 16-inch pizza compared with a 15-inch pizza. It's a slightly bigger moon; I ain't using the adjective 'supermoon.'
Antarctica is a paradise compared to Mars.
Compared to what we ought to be, we are half awake.
The worst constructed play is a Bach fugue when compared to life.
War is a blessing compared with national degradation.
I'm not that much of a socialist compared to Eisenhower.
The movies were custard compared to politics.
I don't devalue comedy as compared to drama. Not one bit.
It's brilliant to be compared with such a player as Rio Ferdinand.
What's breaking into a bank compared with founding a bank?
What is the robbing of a bank compared to the founding of a bank?
Mine was an easy ride compared to Jackie Robinson's.
The mysteries and scandals of the Kremlin are nothing compared to the mysteries and scandals of the Bolshoi.
If I have to be compared to somebody, it is to Martha Stewart.
Personal interests have no importance compared to national interests.
I'm very staid compared to my students, actually.