English Standard Version
5 (A)“To whom will you liken me and make me equal,
and compare me, that we may be alike?
6 (B)Those who lavish gold from the purse,
and weigh out silver in the scales,
hire a goldsmith, and he makes it into a god;
(C)then they fall down and worship!
7 (D)They lift it to their shoulders, they carry it,
they set it in its place, and it stands there;
(E)it cannot move from its place.
If one cries to it, it does not answer
or save him from his trouble.
8 “Remember this and stand firm,
recall it to mind, (F)you transgressors,
9 remember the former things of old;
for I am God, and there is no other;
I am God, and there is none like me,