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Irish proverbs & sayings

Padraic O"Farrell

Irish proverbs & sayings

by Padraic O"Farrell

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proverbs -- Ireland.,
  • Quotations, Irish.,
  • Ireland -- Quotations, maxims, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIrish proverbs and sayings.
    StatementPadraic O"Farrell.
    GenreQuotations, maxims, etc.
    SeriesGems of Irish wisdom
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22924391M
    ISBN 100853428468

      The Irish have a way with words, as we all know. The following is a sample of sayings and proverbs that have lasted for generations – though some of them may be a tad antiquated by today's. The Irish tricolor (Pic: Jeremy O’Donnell/Getty Images) This week, the rivers of major cities all over the world will run green, the bars will be filled with people wearing fake beards, green top hats and sunglasses fashioned into the shape of twin four-leaved clovers, and there will be much talk of blarney, of begorrah and of craic.. So, as our own contribution to the festivities, why not.

      While a lot of jokes have been darted at them, their culture has also given birth to some of the world's most intelligent and truthful proverbs. Here is a set of wise and funny Irish quotes. They bring out the frankness that is the essence of the Irish : Simran Khurana. Irish Sayings. 18K likes. Irish sayings and blessings on various topics like Life, Love, Humour, etc. Visit : 19K.

    "Is onóir do dhuine aighneas a sheachaint, ach beidh gach amadán ag achrann." An Bíobla Naofa: Leabhar na Seanfhocal (It is an honor for a person to cease from strife: but every fool will be meddling. The Holy Bible: The Book of Proverbs ) "Let every man mind his own business." Don Quixote de la Mancha, Miguel de Cervantes A whole bunch of Irish proverbs. Every dog is brave on his own doorstep. A little dog can start a hare, but it takes a big one to catch it.


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