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St. Patrick's Day quotes, traditional Irish blessing for your green beer toasts

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Intro: It's common to give a traditional irish blessing when you toast your friends and family on St. Patty's Day. Below, you'll find St. Patrick's Day quotes, an Irish blessing or two and other funny quotes and sayings for Green Beer Day!

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Irish Sayings and Quotes for St. Patrick's Day

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

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

Irish diplomacy is the ability to tell a man to go to hell so that he looks forward to making the trip. Irish saying

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

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

There are many good reasons for drinking,
One has just entered my head.
If a man doesn't drink when he's living,
How in the hell can he drink when he's dead? Irish toast

May your home always be too small to hold your friends. Irish toast
We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English. Winston Churchill

May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind always be at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face,
and rains fall soft upon your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of His hand. Traditional Irish blessing

Wishing you a rainbow
For sunlight after showers—
Miles and miles of Irish smiles
For golden happy hours—
Shamrocks at your doorway
For luck and laughter too,
And a host of friends that never ends
Each day your whole life through! Traditional Irish blessing

St. Patrick's Day drinks: Irish whiskey drinks, the Emerald, Everybody's Irish

Use these St. Patrick's Day sayings and quotes as you toast to the good health and vibrant happiness of your friends and family on St. Patty's Day. May these funny St. Patty's Day quotes and traditional Irish blessings add life to your Green Beer Day celebration!

Happy St. Patrick's Day!



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