"Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth? Declare, if you have understanding.
It is he who sits above the circle of the earth, and its inhabitants are like grasshoppers; who stretches out the heavens like a curtain, and spreads them out like a tent to dwell in;
How much less man, who is a worm, the son of man, who is a worm!"
Yahweh, what is man, that you care for him? Or the son of man, that you think of him?
When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have ordained; what is man, that you think of him? What is the son of man, that you care for him?
How much more, those who dwell in houses of clay, whose foundation is in the dust, who are crushed before the moth!
What is man, that you should magnify him, that you should set your mind on him,
what is man, that you think of him? What is the son of man, that you care for him?
Don't be afraid, you worm Jacob, and you men of Israel. I will help you," says Yahweh, "and your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.