Cease ye from man, whose breath is in his nostrils; for what account is to be made of him?
How much better then is a man than a sheep! So that it is lawful to do well on the sabbath.
What is man, that thou makest much of him? and that thou settest thy heart upon him?
What is man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of man, that thou visitest him?
Jehovah, what is man, that thou takest knowledge of him, the son of man, that thou takest thought of him?
but one has testified somewhere, saying, What is man, that thou rememberest him, or son of man that thou visitest him?
Fear not therefore; ye are better than many sparrows.
But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore, ye are better than many sparrows.
Consider the ravens, that they sow not nor reap; which have neither storehouse nor granary; and God feeds them. How much better are ye than the birds?
The sons of Zion, so precious, comparable to fine gold, how are they esteemed as earthen pitchers, the work of the hands of the potter!
Verily I say to you, that there is not arisen among the born of women a greater than John the baptist. But he who is a little one in the kingdom of the heavens is greater than he.
for I say unto you, Among them that are born of women a greater prophet is no one than John the baptist; but he who is a little one in the kingdom of God is greater than he.