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Were Jesus and the Buddha more alike or different?

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1 John Alan Shope = "After years of studying both. I'm convinced they were very much alike. I'm personally convinced that Jesus did encounter Buddhist monks as a young man and was deeply influenced by them. The Christian story of Three Wise Men from the East visiting Jesus at his birth, most likely had it's roots in a much later encounter between Jesus and Buddhist monks.  In my humble opinion, Jesus was more Buddhist than Christian.  I even wrote a poem expressing this idea, https://www.onfaith.co/commentary/jesus-and-buddha"