Remember in thy dream Allah showed them to thee as few: if He had shown them to thee as many, ye would surely have been discouraged, and ye would surely have disputed in (your) decision; but Allah saved (you): for He knoweth well the (secrets) of (all) hearts. 8:43
Hadith of the day
The increase of blessing is not interrupted by God, unless thanksgiving is interrupted by the slaves.
Ibn Shuba al-Harrani, Tuhaf al-'Uqul, p.480 Imam Muhammad Al Taqi (as)