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Irish Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Irish Origin

The person who doesn't scatter the morning dew will not comb gray hairs

Category: Action

Twenty years a child; twenty years running wild; twenty years a mature man --and after that, praying.

Category: Age And Aging

What whiskey will not cure, there is no cure for.

Category: Alcohol And Alcoholism

Be neither intimate nor distant with the clergy.

Category: Churches

It is in the shelter of each other that the people live.

Category: Cooperation

It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life.

Category: Coward And Cowardice

A small debt makes a man your debtor, a large one your enemy.

Category: Debt

God often pays debts without money.

Category: Debt

Every invalid is a physician.

Category: Doctors

Strife is better than loneliness.

Category: Loneliness

It is easy to halve the potato where there is love.

Category: Love

Good luck beats early rising.

Category: Luck

When the apple is ripe it will fall.

Category: Maturity

When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.

Category: Memory

Bulls get rich, bears get rich, but pigs get slaughtered An Irishman is never at his best except when fighting.

Category: Nationalities And Nationalism