For it was little that thou hadst before me, and it is increased to a multitude, and Jehovah has blessed thee from the time I came; and now, when shall I also provide for my house?
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some much, some little.
Ye have sown much, and bring in little; ye eat, but are not satisfied; ye drink, but are not filled with drink; ye clothe yourselves, but there is none warm; and he that earneth wages earneth wages for a bag with holes.
And they measured with the omer: then he that gathered much had nothing over, and he that gathered little wanted nothing: they had gathered every man according to the measure of his eating.
2 Corinthians 8:15
According as it is written, He who gathered much had no excess, and he who gathered little was nothing short.
Ye looked for much, and behold it was little; and when ye brought it home, I blew upon it. Wherefore? saith Jehovah of hosts. Because of my house that lieth waste, whilst ye run every man to his own house.
Better is little with the fear of Jehovah than great store and disquietude therewith.
Better is a little with righteousness, than great revenues without right.
Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than a house full of feasting with strife.
But they say to him, We have not here save five loaves and two fishes.
Philip answered him, Loaves for two hundred denarii are not sufficient for them, that each may have some little portion.
There is a little boy here who has five barley loaves and two small fishes; but this, what is it for so many?