irishman quotes

- 10 of 13 Results
Pat: He was an Anglo-Irishman.
Meg: In the blessed name of God, what's that?
Pat: A Protestant with a horse.
The Irishman in English literature may be said to have been born with an apology in his mouth.
When the Irishman is found outside of Ireland in another environment, he very often becomes a respected man. The economic and inte ...
If I did not know that I am a genuine Dane, I could almost be tempted to explain my self-contradictions by supposing that I am an ...
Frustrate a Frenchman, he will drink himself to death; an Irishman, he will die of angry hypertension; a Dane, he will shoot himse ...
No doubt Jews are most obnoxious creatures. Any competent historian or psychoanalyst can bring a mass of incontrovertible evidence ...
I heard some of our party discussing the possibility of their driving these troops off the field with their umbrellas. I thought t ...
The doctors are all agreed that I am suffering for want of society. Was never a case like it. First, I did not know that I was suf ...
Alas! the culture of an Irishman is an enterprise to be undertaken with a sort of moral bog hoe.
We do not ride on the railroad; it rides upon us. Did you ever think what those sleepers are that underlie the railroad? Each one ...
1 2 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help