Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Happy St Patrick's Day!

A few old Irish sayings to ponder this St Patty's Day...

~It is often that a person's mouth broke his nose. Irish Proverb
~Wisdom is the comb given to a man after he has lost his hair. Irish Saying
~If you give the loan of your britches, don't cut off the buttons. Irish Saying

~A face without freckles is like a sky without stars. Irish Saying
~It is easy to halve the potato where there is love. Irish Proverb
~Here's to your roof, may it be well thatched
And here's to allunder it -May they be well matched. Irish Toast

~You can't kiss an Irish girl unexpectedly.
You can only kiss her sooner than she thought you would.
Irish Saying
~Man is incomplete until he marries. After that, he is finished. Irish Saying
~Three best to have in plenty - sunshine, wisdom and generosity. Irish Triad
~Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, Love leaves a memory no one can steal. From a headstone in Ireland

~God is good, but never dance in a small boat. Irish Saying
~God made time, but man made haste. Irish Saying
~Get down on your knees and thank God you're still on your feet. Irish Saying

And finally...
May love and laughter light your days,
and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends be yours,
wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world
with Joy that long endures.
May all life's passing seasons
bring the best to you and yours! Irish Blessing

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

oh what a beautiful baby girl with the green bow in her hair!!!! What a handsome big boy all smiles and coos. Grammie will be there for your bday Miss Georgia and we will find time to play and hug. It looks cool up there based on what you're wearing but I'm glad to see you were able to practice your bubble blowing!!! Hugs!!!!Your mommy is a fantastic photographer!!