Actions speak louder than words.
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This phrase may be literally translated as "Las acciones hablan más fuerte que las palabras."
Actions speak louder than words.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
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1. (proverb) (what you do is more important that what you say)
a. Obras son amores y no buenas razones. (proverb)
He said he loved me, but didn't treat me well. Actions speak louder than words.Dijo que me quería, pero no me trataba bien. Obras son amores y no buenas razones.
b. Obras son amores, que no buenas razones. (proverb)
As my mother always says, "Actions speak louder than words."Como mi madre siempre dice, "Obras son amores, que no buenas razones".
c. El movimiento se demuestra andando. (proverb)
The candidates made a lot of promises during the campaign, but actions speak louder than words.Los candidatos hicieron muchas promesas durante la campaña, pero el movimiento se demuestra andando.
What impressed me was that she followed through on her promise. Actions speak louder than words.Lo que me impresionó fue que cumplió su promesa. El movimiento se demuestra andando.
d. Las palabras se las llevan el viento. (proverb)
Don't make promises that you can't keep. Actions speak louder than words.No hagas promesas que no puedes cumplir. Las palabras se las llevan el viento.
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