Read 1 Corinthians 1:27 Using Other Translations
But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty;
But God chose what is foolish in the world to shame the wise; God chose what is weak in the world to shame the strong;
Instead, God chose things the world considers foolish in order to shame those who think they are wise. And he chose things that are powerless to shame those who are powerful.