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10 Great St. Patrick's Day Quotes

Here are ten great St. Patrick's day quotes that help sum up this simultaneously rowdy and reverent holiday

1. Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers. –Unknown

2. An Irishman is never drunk as long as he can hold onto one blade of grass to keep from falling off the earth. –Irish saying

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

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

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

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

7. May misfortune follow you the rest of your life, but never catch up. –Irish saying

8. May the saddest day of your future be no worse than the happiest day of your past. –Irish saying

9. Here’s to you and yours and to mine and ours. And if mine and ours ever come across to you and yours, I hope you and yours will do as much for mine and ours as mine and ours have done for you and yours! –Irish toast

10. 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

Source:25 St. Patrick’s Day Quotes and Irish Sayings

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