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When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do them part.
An Irishman is lined with copper, and the beer corrodes it. But whiskey polishes the copper and is the saving of him. My number two choice would be Guinness. My number three choice would have to be Guinness.
August 2, Photo Credit: Heard from an Irish caddie, after a particularly bad shot. When I die I want to decompose in a barrel of porter and have it served in all the pubs in Dublin. Donleavy - born April April 23, The rain drove us into the church - our refuge, our strength, our only dry place Limerick gained a reputation for piety, but we knew it was only the rain.
He was more fun. Gabriel Byrne The fickleness of the women I love is only equalled by the infernal constancy of the women who love me. Hal Roach Come forth, Lazarus!
And he came fifth and lost the job. From Ulysses by James Joyce The majority of the members of the Irish parliament are professional politicians, in the sense that otherwise they would not be given jobs minding mice at crossroads.
People are either charming or tedious.
True friends stab you in the front. Oscar Wilde The most important thing I would learn in school was that almost everything I would learn in school would be utterly useless.
What I wanted to know when I was fifteen was the best way to chat up girls. That is what I still want to know. That which tells you not what is the case but what you want to hear. Hugh Kenner My Father had a profound influence on me, he was a lunatic.
Spike Milligan Samuel Johnson once said "the Irish are a fair people, they never speak well of one another. Marriage is the same. Oscar Wilde Ireland remains a deeply religious country, with the two main denominations being "us" and "them".The Wit & Wisdom of Benjamin Franklin [James C.
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Mike Nichols directs Emma Thompson in this made-for-cable adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning drama by Margaret Edson. Thompson plays Vivian Bearing, a college professor who teaches a course. Mon, Nov 5, Irish National War Memorial Gardens. Not to be confused with the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin, the Irish National War Memorial Gardens - Gairdíní Náisiúnta Cuimhneacháin Cogaidh na hÉireann - in Irish, is an Irish war memorial in Islandbridge, Dublin, dedicated "to the memory of the 49, Irish soldiers who gave their lives in WWI.