Non-existent dreams are as helpful as apathy.
Oranges are as needed as oars for a boat.
Pearls are as precious as paternal love.
Queens are as quick to make mistakes as the next person.
Rations of food are a relief to the starving, like water to the most terrible thirst.
Sunshine is as bright as solitude is helpful to the worn out person.
Timber is as sturdy as a giant is tall.
Umbrellas are uncharacteristically unhelpful as a dry sponge.
Victory is as valiant as a job very well done.
Water is as wonderful as life itself.
Xylophones are extra special, like a Stradivarius.
Yellow is a yearning for light, like black calls for dark.
Zebras are as beautiful as the sleekest palominos.