Irish Folk Wisdom
If the cat
sits long enough at the hole, she will catch the mouse
Only a fool would prefer food
to a woman
to blemishes and faults.
Marry a mountainy woman and you'll marry the mountain
should be blind
in the house
comes from the kitchen
and women empty men's pockets
's help is nearer than the door
Those who go to church
are not all saints
never took a good heart
We live in one another's shadows
It's difficult to put an old head on young shoulders.
He who cannot suffer pain
will not get ease.
disagree and patients
It's easy to knead when meal
is at hand.
The friend that can be bought is not worth buying.
A wise head keeps a shut mouth.
A chance shot will not kill the devil.
Handfuls make a load.
Three essential truths- sunrise, sunset, and death