Quotes Database - Category: Saintpatricksday
"Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it."
- Pope John Paul II
"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
"A lot of Irish people perform. They perform in drawing rooms. They sing songs and they play piano."
- Fiona Shaw
"There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting."
- John Millington Synge
"We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English."
- Winston Churchill
"Ireland sober is Ireland stiff."
- James Joyce
"Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy."
- William Butler Yeats
"Every St. Patrick's Day every Irishman goes out to find another Irishman to make a speech to."
- Shane Leslie
"If it was raining soup, the Irish would go out with forks."
- Brendan Behan
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