The Luck of the Irish

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day! 

Here in Chicago, we celebrate big – parades, every irish pub is open early, and we dye the river green.  I always enjoy seeing all the Irish Proverbs and sayings that pop up this time of year. Here are some of my favorites. What are your

1 – May you live as long as you want, and never want as long as you live.

2 – May you have the hindsight to know where you’ve been, the foresight to know where you are going, and the insight to know when you have gone too far.

3 – May the saddest day of your future be no worse than the happiest day of your past.

4 – A good laugh and a long sleep are the two best cures.

5 – Do not resent growing old. Many are denied the privilege.

6 – May the most you wish for be the least you get.

7 – May you get all your wishes but one, so that you will always have something to strive for!

8 – May neighbours respect you, trouble neglect you, the angels protect you, and Heaven accept you.

9 – May your thoughts be as glad as the shamrocks. May your heart be as light as a song. May each day bring you bright, happy hours that stay with you all the year long.

10 – May you be poor in misfortune, rich in blessings, slow to make enemies and quick to make friends. And may you know nothing but happiness from this day forward.

11 – May your heart be light and happy, may your smile be big and wide, and may your pockets always have a coin or two inside!

12 – May the wind always be at your back.

13 – The light heart lives long.

14 – Face the sun, but turn your back to the storm.

15 – Always remember to forget the troubles that passed away. But never forget to remember the blessing that come each day.


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