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The meaning of "actions speak louder than words"

" Actions speak louder than words "
Actions show one’s character more than what you say.
She spoke up for the immigrants but he gave them a bed in his house - actions speak louder than words.
Where did it originate?:
The United Kingdom - 17th century.
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