Turn away from man, whose breath is in his nostrils: for of what account is he?
How much then is a man better than a sheep? Therefore it is lawful to do well on the sabbath days.
What is man, that you should magnify him? and that you should set your heart upon him?
What is man, that you are mindful of him? and the son of man, that you visit him?
LORD, what is man, that you take knowledge of him! or the son of man, that you make account of him!
But one in a certain place testified, saying, What is man, that you are mindful of him? or the son of man, that you visit him?
Fear not therefore, you are of more value than many sparrows.
But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: you are of more value than many sparrows.
Consider the ravens: for they neither sow nor reap; which neither have storehouse nor barn; and God feeds them: how much more are you better than the fowls?
The precious sons of Zion, comparable to fine gold, how are they esteemed as earthen pitchers, the work of the hands of the potter!
Verily I say unto you, Among them that are born of women there has not risen a greater than John the Baptist: yet he that is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.
For I say unto you, Among those that are born of women there is not a greater prophet than John the Baptist: but he that is least in the kingdom of God is greater than he.