And never a flake That the vapour can make With the moon-tints of purple and pearl, Can vie with the modest Eulalie's most unregarded curl - Can compare with
the bright-eyed Eulalie's most humble and careless curl.
People talk of the transparent waters of the Mexican Bay of Acapulco, but in my own experience I know they cannot compare with
those I am speaking of.
Master Nicholas, the village barber, however, used to say that neither of them came up to the Knight of Phoebus, and that if there was any that could compare with
him it was Don Galaor, the brother of Amadis of Gaul, because he had a spirit that was equal to every occasion, and was no finikin knight, nor lachrymose like his brother, while in the matter of valour he was not a whit behind him.
Be that as it may, it always seemed to me that I moved with greater speed and agility within Pellucidar than upon the outer surface--there was a certain airy lightness of step that was most pleasing, and a feeling of bodily detachment which I can only compare with
that occasionally experienced in dreams.
How does the excellence of the characterization compare with
that in 'Richard II'?
He was an enlightened man, but he saw nothing in the manner of living or the ideals of other countries to compare with
those of the country of his own birth.
We will compare with
this the like character in the individual; and, after that, consider oligarchical man; and then again we will turn our attention to democracy and the democratical man; and lastly, we will go and view the city of tyranny, and once more take a look into the tyrant's soul, and try to arrive at a satisfactory decision.