Ibn Mas’ud on Tasbih: Prophets seek help of Allah by glorifying Him

Abu ‘Ubaydah reported: Abdullah ibn Mas’ud, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “No prophet among the prophets experienced distress but that they would seek aid with the glorification of Allah.”

Source: Amālī Ibn Samʻūn 162

عَنْ أَبِي عُبَيْدَةَ عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بن مسعود رضي الله عنه قَالَ مَا كَرَبَ نَبِيٌّ مِنَ الأَنْبِيَاءِ إِلا اسْتَغَاثَ بِالتَّسْبِيحِ

162 أمالي ابن سمعون