St. Patrick Day Quotes

“When anyone asks me about the Irish character, I say look at the trees. Maimed, stark and misshapen, but ferociously tenacious.” —Edna O’Brien

“If you’re Irish, it doesn’t matter where you go—you’ll find family.” —Victoria Smurfit

“There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting.” —John Millington Synge

“May the lilt of Irish laughter lighten every load.” —Irish blessing

“Whether it’s St. Patrick’s Day or not, everyone has a little luck o’ the Irish in them.” —Laura Sommers

“Whether I drink often or just once in a while; I’m always sure to raise a glass to the dear old Emerald Isle.” —Pat Maloney

“May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, may good luck pursue you each morning and night.” —Irish blessing

“Luck is believing you’re lucky.” —Tennessee Williams

“The list of Irish saints is past counting; but in it all no other figure is so human, friendly, and lovable as St. Patrick.” —Stephen Gwynn

“May your troubles be less. And your blessings be more. And nothing but happiness come through your door.” —Irish blessing

“The heart of an Irishman is nothing but his imagination.” —George Bernard Shaw

“For the whole world is Irish on the seventeenth o’ March!” —Thomas Augustine Daly

“Yeah, it’s St. Paddy’s Day. Everyone’s Irish tonight.” —Norman Reedus, The Boondock Saints

“Ireland is a land of poets and legends, of dreamers and rebels.” —Nora Roberts

“I have noticed that timing and luck sometimes line up in such a way that you can catch a break.” —Ellie Kemper

“Luck was a mechanism to be devised, and luck and destiny were merely two sides of the same coin.” —Idries Shah

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

“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

“St. Patrick’s Day is a day to celebrate our green heritage. The ancestry of Ireland. It is a day to celebrate what it means to be Irish and of Irish descent.” —Anthony T. Hicks

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

“Be still and know that I am. Be still and know. Be still. Be.” —St. Patrick

“That’s right, there’s free beer in Irish paradise. Everyone’s jealous.” —Kevin Hearne

“We may have bad weather in Ireland, but the sun shines in the hearts of the people and that keeps us all warm.” —Marianne Williamson

“You’re not in America now, you’re in Ireland. So have a drink and shut up.” —Matthew Goode, Leap Year

“May you have all the happiness and luck that life can hold—and at the end of your rainbows ay you find a pot of gold.” —Irish blessing

“May you always find three welcomes in life: in a garden during summer, at a hearth during winter, and in the hearts of friends throughout all your years.” —Irish blessing 

“May peace and plenty be the first to lift the latch to your door, and happiness be your guest today and evermore.” —Irish blessing

“May you only grow old in the face. Be treasured and cared for with grace.” —Irish blessing

“Ireland has one of the world’s heaviest rainfalls. If you see an Irishman with a tan, it’s rust.” —Dave Allen

“May luck be your friend in whatever you do, and may trouble be always a stranger to you.” —Irish blessing

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