St. Patricks Day Quotes


St. Patricks Day Quotes

St. Patricks Day Quotes

In heaven there is no beer. That’s why we drink it here!

To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone. ~Reba McEntire

St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time – a day to begin transforming winter’s dreams into summer’s magic.  ~Adrienne Cook

An Irishman has an abiding sense of tragedy which sustains him through temporary periods of joy. ~ Irish saying

Irish diplomacy is the ability to tell a man to go to hell so that he looks forward to making the trip.

If it was raining soup, the Irish would go out with forks. ~Brendan Behan

You’ve heard I suppose, long ago,
How the snakes, in a manner most antic,
He marched to the county Mayo,
And trundled them into th’ Atlantic
~William Maginn

The Irish forgive their great men when they are safely buried. ~ Irish saying

There are only two kinds of people in the world, the Irish and those who wish they were.

I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else. ~C. S. Lewis

If a man who cannot count finds a four-leaf clover, is he lucky?  ~Stanislaw J. Lec

St. Patricks Day Quotes

St. Patricks Day Quotes

Anyone acquainted with Ireland knows that the morning of St. Patrick’s Day consists of the night of the seventeenth of March flavored strongly with the morning of the eighteenth. ~ Unknown

May the luck of the Irish be with you!

Think where man’s glory most begins and ends, and say my glory was I had such friends. ~ William Butler Yeats

Anyone acquainted with Ireland knows that the morning of St. Patrick’s Day consists of the night of the seventeenth of March flavored strongly with the morning of the eighteenth.  ~Author Unknown

May your blessings outnumber
The shamrocks that grow,
And may trouble avoid you
Wherever you go.
~ Irish blessing

Do not resent growing old. Many are denied the privilege.

The joyful heart sees and reads the world with a sense of freedom and graciousness. ~John O’Donohue

For each petal on the shamrock
This brings a wish your way –
Good health, good luck, and happiness
For today and every day.
~Author Unknown

Never iron a four-leaf clover, because you don’t want to press your luck. ~ Unknown

Lose an hour in the morning and you’ll be looking for it all day.

That’s what the holidays are for – for one person to tell the stories and another to dispute them. Isn’t that the Irish way? ~Lara Flynn Boyle

What do you get when you cross poison ivy with a four-leaf clover?  A rash of good luck.  ~Author Unknown

A best friend is like a four leaf clover: hard to find and lucky to have. ~ Unknown

Better good manners than good looks.

Above all else, deep in my soul, I’m a tough Irishwoman. ~Maureen O’Hara

May your blessings outnumber
The shamrocks that grow,
And may trouble avoid you
Wherever you go.
~Irish Blessing

The list of Irish saints is past counting; but in it all no other figure is so human, friendly, and lovable as St. Patrick – who was an Irishman only by adoption. ~ Stephen Gwynn

St. Patricks Day Quotes

St. Patricks Day Quotes

Life is like a cup of tea; it’s all in how you make it!

I love everything that’s old, – old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wine. ~Oliver Goldsmith

Oh, Paddy, dear, an’ did ye hear the news that’s goin’ round?
The shamrock is forbid by law to grow on Irish ground!
No more St. Patrick’s Day we’ll keep, his colour can’t be seen,
For there’s a cruel law agin’ the Wearin’ o’ the green.
~Author Unknown

May the Irish hills caress you.
May her lakes and rivers bless you.
May the luck of the Irish enfold you.
May the blessings of Saint Patrick behold you.
~ Irish blessing

May the saddest day of your future be no worse than the happiest day of your past.

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. ~John Boyle O’Reilly

When law can stop the blades of grass from growin’ as they grow,
An’ when the leaves in summer time their color dare not show,
Then I will change the color, too, I wear in my caubeen;
But till that day, plaise God, I’ll stick to the Wearin’ o’ the Green.
~Author Unknown

Oh, the music in the air!
An’ the joy that’s ivrywhere –
Shure, the whole blue vault of heaven is wan grand triumphal arch,
An’ the earth below is gay
Wid its tender green th’-day,
Fur the whole world is Irish on the Seventeenth o’ March!
~Thomas Augustin Daly

You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your father was.

You gotta try your luck at least once a day, because you could be going around lucky all day and not even know it. ~Jimmy Dean

May the Irish hills caress you.
May her lakes and rivers bless you.
May the luck of the Irish enfold you.
May the blessings of Saint Patrick behold you.
~Irish Blessing

When Irish eyes are smiling, sure ’tis like a morn in spring.
In the lilt of Irish laughter you can hear the angels sing,
When Irish hearts are happy all the world seems bright and gay,
And when Irish eyes are smiling, sure, they steal your heart away.
~ Chauncey Olcott and George Graff

Drink is the curse of the land. It makes you fight with your neighbor. It makes you shoot at your landlord — and it makes you miss him.

Being Irish, I always had this love of words. ~ Kenneth Branagh

Success to bold St. Patrick’s fist,
He was a saint so clever,
He gave the snakes and toads a twist,
And banished them for ever!
~Irish Toasts by Shane Na Gael

For ’tis green, green, green, where the ruined towers are gray,
And it’s green, green, green, all the happy night and day;
Green of leaf and green of sod, green of ivy on the wall,
And the blessed Irish shamrock with the fairest green of all.
~ Mary Elizabeth Blake

St. Patricks Day Quotes

St. Patricks Day Quotes

St. Patricks Day Quotes

St. Patricks Day Quotes