Isaiah 40:14-18 NIV

14 Whom did the LORD consult to enlighten him, and who taught him the right way? Who was it that taught him knowledge1 or showed him the path of understanding?2

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15 Surely the nations are like a drop in a bucket; they are regarded as dust on the scales;3 he weighs the islands as though they were fine dust.4

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16 Lebanon5 is not sufficient for altar fires, nor its animals6 enough for burnt offerings.

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17 Before him all the nations7 are as nothing;8 they are regarded by him as worthless and less than nothing.9

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18 To whom, then, will you compare God?10 What image11 will you compare him to?

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