Saint Patrick’s Day Quotes - Page 4

Do you suppose it’s true, that St. Patrick was a parselmouth, and his muggle friends never knew?
– Dave Beard

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

And about her courts were seen
Liveried angels robed in green,
Wearing, by St Patrick’s bounty,
Emeralds big as half the county.
– Walter Savage Landor

Every St. Patrick’s Day every Irishman goes out to find another Irishman to make a speech to.
– Shane Leslie

If you’re enough lucky to be Irish, you’re lucky enough!
– Irish Saying

Ireland sober is Ireland stiff.
– James Joyce

O, the red rose may be fair,
And the lily statelier;
But my shamrock, one in three
Takes the very heart of me!
– Katherine Tynan

Geographically, Ireland is a medium-sized rural island that is slowly but steadily being consumed by sheep.
– Dave Barry

Being Irish is very much a part of who I am. I take it everywhere with me.
– Colin Farrell

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

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

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

Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it.
– Pope John Paul II

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

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
– William Butler Yeats

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

We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English.
– Winston Churchill