Tawus reported: I found some Companions of Allaah's Messenger (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) as saying: Everything is by measure. And he further said: I heard Abdullah b. 'Umar as saying: There is a neasure for everything-even for incapacity and-capability.
Abu Huraira reported that the polytheists of the Quraish came to have an argument with Allaah's Messenger (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) in regard to Destiny and then this verse was revealed:" On the day when they are dragged into the Fire upon their faces, taste the touch of Fire. Surely, We have created everything according to a measure" (liv. 48).