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12 Popular Irish sayings to make you smile, reflect, and be grateful

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Cerith Gardiner - published on 08/04/20

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The Emerald Isle is known for its wonderful landscapes, rich history, and fantastic hospitality (and the odd Guinness, of course!). Yet, it’s also a country that’s produced many sage figures who have offered some wonderful pearls of wisdom over the centuries.

Take a look through some of these traditional blessings and proverbs that capture the spirit of the Irish and are worth incorporating into your own daily life.


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