Proverb Source Irish

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  • Proverb Source: Irish [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

    Wise Sayings


    A trade not properly learned is an enemy.

    Source: Irish
    A trout in the pot is better than a salmon in the sea.

    Source: Irish
    A true friend laughs at your stories even when they're not so good, and sympathizes with your troubles even when they're not so bad.

    Source: Irish
    A turkey never voted for an early Christmas.

    Source: Irish
    A Tyrone woman will never buy a rabbit without a head for fear it's a cat.

    Source: Irish
    All sins cast long shadows.

    Source: Irish
    Any man can lose his hat in a fairy wind.

    Source: Irish
    Anything will fit a naked man.

    Source: Irish
    Apelles was not a master painter the first day.

    Source: Irish
    Be neither intimate nor distant with the clergy.

    Source: Irish
    Better be quarreling than lonesome.

    Source: Irish
    Better be safe than sorry.

    Source: Irish
    Better fifty enemies outside the house than one within.

    Source: Irish
    Better one good thing that is than two good things that were.

    Source: Irish
    Better one house spoiled than two.

    Source: Irish
    Beware of people who dislike cats.

    Source: Irish
    Continual cheerfulness is a sign of wisdom.

    Source: Irish
    Crafty advice is often got from a fool.

    Source: Irish
    Death is the poor man's best physician.

    Source: Irish
    Do not mistake a goat's beard for a fine stallion's tail.

    Source: Irish
    Don't give cherries to pigs or advice to fools.

    Source: Irish
    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.

    Source: Irish
    Even a tin knocker will shine on a dirty floor.

    Source: Irish
    Even a worm will turn.

    Source: Irish
    Every invalid is a doctor.

    Source: Irish
    Irish [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]