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How long is 23 nails?

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It's about as tall as Matt Roloff.
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Gary Coleman.
In other words, 23 nails is 0.94 times the height of Gary Coleman, and the height of Gary Coleman is 1.1 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Gary Wayne Coleman) (1978-2009) (actor)
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as tall as Hervé Villechaize.
In other words, the height of Hervé Villechaize is 0.91 times 23 nails.
(a.k.a. Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize) (1943-1993) (actor)
It's about nine-tenths as tall as Danny DeVito.
In other words, 23 nails is 0.88 times the height of Danny DeVito, and the height of Danny DeVito is 1.1 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Daniel Michael DeVito, Jr.) (1944-) (actor)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as tall as Kenny Baker.
In other words, the height of Kenny Baker is 0.83 times 23 nails.
(a.k.a. Kenneth George Baker) (1934-) (actor)
It's about four-fifths as tall as Muggsy Bogues.
In other words, 23 nails is 0.82 times the height of Muggsy Bogues, and the height of Muggsy Bogues is 1.2 times that amount.
(Tyrone Curtis Bogues) (1965-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Charlotte Hornets)
It's about three-fourths as tall as Napoleon.
In other words, the height of Napoleon is 1.3 times 23 nails.
(a.k.a. Napoleon Bonaparte; a.k.a. Napoleon I, a.k.a. Napoleone di Buonaparte) (1759-1821) (French leader)