Put these words upon his tomb, "Taxes drove him to his doom." Once he's gone, we won't relax. Irish Saying Is fearr lán doirn de cheird ná lán mála d&Mac226;ór A handful of skill is better than a bagful of gold Irish Saying Is fearr bothán biamhar ná caisleán gortach A cabin with plenty of food is better than a hungry castle Irish Saying Is minic a bhris béal duine a shrón It is often that a person's mouth broke his nose.
Irish Proverb It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead the rest of your life.
Actually, if any of you knows of a source or origin for any quote here, we would very much like to here about it.e often have difficulty validating a quote source.
If you catch an error or you have a source for the, all too common, anonymous, let us know.
Two bad things: an old man courting, a young man smoking. Tell it to Mary in a whisper, and Mary will tell it to the parish.
Irish Saying Dance as if no one's watching, sing as if no one's listening, and live everyday as if it were your last.
Let the toast pass; Drink to the lass; I’ll warrant she’ll prove an excuse for the glass.
If Candlemas is wet or foul, half the winter has gone at Yule.
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Otherwise, we just have dozens of contradictory opinions.
Irish Toast Here's to eyes in your heads and none in your spuds.