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192 Irish Proverbs

Every patient is a doctor after his cure.

Everyone is nice until the cow gets into the garden.

Everyone is wise until he speaks.

Falling is easier than rising.

Fear is a fine spur; so is rage.

Firelight will not let you read fine stories but it's warm and you won't see the dust on the floor.

Good luck beats early rising.

Good luck comes in slender currents, misfortune in a rolling tides.

Great hate follows great love.

Handfuls make a load.

Handle the pudding while it's hot.

He who gets a name for early rising can stay in bed until midday.

His eyes are like two burnt holes in a blanket.

His face would hang him.

Humor to a man is like a feather pillow. It is filled with what is easy to get but gives great comfort.

If the knitter is weary the baby will have no new bonnet.

If you come up in this world, be sure not to go down in the next.

If you have one pair of good soles it is better than two pairs of good uppers.

If you have to swallow a frog, try not to think about it. If you have to swallow two frogs, don't swallow the smaller one first.

Instinct is stronger than upbringing.

It destroys the craft not to learn it.

It is a long road that has no turning.

It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead the rest of your life.

It is better to exist unknown to the law.

It is easy to halve the potato where there's love.