Words don't exactly mean *nothing.* Negative words, for example, aren't cancelled out by positive actions. But the point to remember is, "Words & actions go hand in hand." And when it comes to positive words, actions speak louder.
Terry Pratchett: 26 Discworld Quotes About Life, The Universe, And Everything \ Always remember that the crowd that applauds your coronation is the same crowd that will applaud your beheading. People like a show.