8 If not, what did you go out to see? A man dressed in fine clothes? No, those who wear fine clothes are in kings’ palaces.

Read Matthew 11:8 Using Other Translations

But what went ye out for to see? A man clothed in soft raiment? behold, they that wear soft clothing are in kings' houses.
What then did you go out to see? A man dressed in soft clothing? Behold, those who wear soft clothing are in kings' houses.
Or were you expecting to see a man dressed in expensive clothes? No, people with expensive clothes live in palaces.