Ḥadīth Qudsi

I wanted to learn what Ḥadīth Qudsi really is. Are there only forty aḥadīth qudsi? If they are the word of Allah Almighty then why are they not included in the Qur’an? Could you pleae explain the following Ḥadīth from Tirmidhi: O Man devote yourself to My worship, I shall grant you satisfaction of heart and remove your hunger. If, however, you do not do that you shall not be able to kill your hunger even if you worked day and nights.” This doe not seem to be the reality in our life. Please clarify this.

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Hadith-e Qudsi

1. What is a hadith-e-qudsi?

2. What is its status in the Qur’an and the Sunnah?

3. Sometimes we describe the meanings and crux of what Allah said in the
Qur’an instead of providing with complete verse. For this we use "Allah says this" or similar expressions. Maybe prophet (sws) did the same in ahadith and people mistakenly considered it as revelation of Allah which is not in the Qur’an and called it hadith-e-qudsi?
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