Leo Tolstoy Quote

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.


Tolstoy's Letters: 1880-1910 (ed. 1978)

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The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.

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The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.

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The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.

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The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.