Irish Quotes and Sayings Page 2
St. Patrick's Day is a celebration filled with folklore, fantasy, food, and fun. From shamrocks and leprechauns to
green food and drink, this is a holiday for all ages.
Hillbilly Housewife, On St. Patrick’s Day Everyone Can Be Irish
Whatever the explanation, Irish quotations offer a delightful way to taste the essence of a rich history that has been,
by turns, epic, curious, hilarious and sad.
Robert Sullivan, Unusual Irish Quotes and Quotations
Wherever you go and whatever you do, may the luck of the Irish be there with you.
You cannot conquer Ireland. You cannot extinguish the Irish passion for freedom. If our deed has not been sufficient to win freedom,
then our children will win by a better deed.
Patrick Henry Pearse, Irish Teacher
What the child sees, the child does. What the child does, the child is.
Irish Proverb |
May God give you -
For every storm, a rainbow,
For every tear, a smile,
For every care, a promise,
And a blessing in each trial.
For every problem life sends,
A faithful friend to share,
For every sigh, a sweet song,
And an answer for each prayer.
Love doesn't demand perfection, but it does ask you to give yourself with less reserve than you'd prefer.
Thomas Moore, Irish Actor
Laughter is wine for the soul - laughter soft, or loud and deep, tinged through with seriousness - the
hilarious declaration made by man that life is worth living.
Sean O'Casey, Irish Dramatist
Ireland has always been the home of the dreamer,
the poet and the story teller.
Jordan Richard, Irish Blessings, Toasts and Proverbs
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
Edmund Burke, Irish Statesman
The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to
William Butler Yeats, Irish Poet
May love and laughter light your days, and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends by yours, wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world with joy that long endures.
May all life's passing seasons bring the best to you and yours.
Poems about Life |
Some people are moulded by their aspirations, others by their hostilities.
Elizabeth Bowen, Irish Novelist
If you do your best, don't mind the rest.
Words of Encouragement |
May the clouds in your life be only a background for a lovely sunset.
Our weaknesses are the indigenous produce of our characters; but our strength is the forced fruit.
Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington, Irish Novelist
Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory,
and we should not trust the weaker.
Abraham (Bram) Stoker, Irish author
Part of our Irish heritage is artfully combining fine food, drinks, music
and conversation on this blessed day to make good times.
And showing that our Irish hearts are open and loving, any one
can be Irish on Saint Paddy's day.
Paddy O'Furniture, Irish Recipes For St. Patrick's Day
Ireland was not always a great land of plenty, but the lessons learned from history make Irish food and
drink healthy and hearty, and Irish hospitality second to none.
Shannon Farrell, St. Patrick's Day Recipes
We have no more right to consume happiness without
producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
George Bernard Shaw, Irish dramatist
The only thing that one really knows about human nature is that it changes.
Oscar (Fingal O'Flahertie Wills) Wilde, Irish Playwright
If it was raining soup, the Irish would go out with forks.
Funny Inspirational Quotes |
It's no use giving good advice unless you have the wisdom to go with it.
Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more,
and don't get so worked up about things.
Kenneth Branagh, Irish actor
Smile Poem |
Even when they have nothing, the Irish emit a kind of happiness, a joy.
Fiona Shaw, Irish actress
A man of genius makes no mistakes. His errors are volitional
and are the portals of discovery.
James Joyce, Irish novelist
May you live to be 100 years with one extra year to repent.
James Joyce, Irish novelist
Birthday Poems |
No wise man ever wished to be younger.
Jonathan Swift, Irish satirist, essayist
There is no such thing as bad publicity - except your own obituary.
Brendan Behan, Irish Republican, poet, short story writer
Funny Poems |
There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting.
John Millington Synge