‘Abd Allah b. Habshi al-Khath’ami (RA) said: The Prophet (peace be upon him) was asked: Which of the actions is better? He replied: Standing for long time (in prayer). He was again asked: Which alms is better? He replied: The alms given by a man possessing small property acquired by his labour.
Sunan Abi Dawud, Book 8, Hadith 34