To whom can you compare God? To what image can you liken him?
To whom can you compare and liken me? Tell me whom you think I resemble, so we can be compared!
“To what then should I compare the people 1 of this generation, and what are they like?
For who in the skies can compare to the Lord? Who is like the Lord among the heavenly beings, 1
She is more precious than rubies, and none of the things 1 you desire 2 can compare 3 with her. 4
For wisdom is better than rubies, and desirable things cannot be compared 1 to her.
For I consider that our present sufferings cannot even be compared 1 to the glory that will be revealed to us.
For we would not dare to classify or compare ourselves with some of those who recommend themselves. But when they measure themselves by themselves and compare themselves with themselves, they are without understanding. 1
Again 1 he said, “To what should I compare the kingdom of God? 2
Thus Jesus 1 asked, 2 “What is the kingdom of God 3 like? 4 To 5 what should I compare it?
“To whom can you compare me? Whom do I resemble?” says the Holy One. 1
“To 1 what should I compare this generation? They are like children sitting in the marketplaces who call out to one another, 2
He also asked, “To what can we compare the kingdom of God, or what parable can we use to present it?
Who can compare to the Lord our God, who sits on a high throne? 1
The topaz of Cush 1 cannot be compared with it; it cannot be purchased with pure gold.
The Lover to His Beloved: O my beloved, you are like 1 a 2 mare 3 among Pharaoh’s stallions. 4
“For this reason, the kingdom of heaven is like a king who wanted to settle accounts with his slaves. 1
“The kingdom of heaven can be compared to a king who gave a wedding banquet for his son.
מ (Mem) With what can I equate 1 you? To what can I compare you, O Daughter Jerusalem? To what can I liken you 2 so that 3 I might comfort you, O Virgin Daughter Zion? Your wound is as deep 4 as the sea. 5 Who can heal you? 6
Then compare our appearance 1 with that of 2 the young men who are eating the royal delicacies; 3 deal with us 4 in light of what you see.”