Words are mere bubbles of water,
but deeds are drops of gold.
~ Chinese Proverb [18884]

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Words are mere bubbles. Deeds are gold. ~ Chinese Proverb [18884]
ORIGIN and HISTORY: Found throughout parts of Eastern Asia.
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