Hadith on Khuluq: By good character he reaches incredible heights

Abu Umamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, a man may reach by his good character the rank of one who stands for prayer at night, thirsty from fasting in the heat of day.

Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 7709

Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani

عَنْ أَبِي أُمَامَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ – صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ إِنَّ الرَّجُلَ لَيُدْرِكُ بِحُسْنِ خُلُقِهِ دَرَجَةَ الْقَائِمِ بِاللَّيْلِ الظَّامِئِ بِالْهَوَاجِرِ

7709 المعجم الكبير للطبراني

1621 المحدث الألباني خلاصة حكم المحدث حسن في صحيح الجامع