I'm sure it will a very tense game and my Irish friends will perhaps not be my friends for 80 minutes.
A new broom sweeps clean, but the old broom knows the corners
It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life
Though honey is sweet, do not lick it off a briar
If you're lucky enough to be Irish, then you're lucky enough.
You must empty a box before you fill it again
A drink precedes a story.
The older the fiddle the sweeter the tune
A buckle is a great addition to an old shoe
You are not a fully fledged sailor unless you have sailed under full sail,
He turn'd him right and round about Upon the Irish shore And gae his bridle-reins a shake, With adieu for evermore, My dear, Adieu for evermore.
It is sweet to drink but bitter to pay for.
This is a significant step in taking the gun out of Irish politics, ... Now it's up to the other paramilitary groups.
We do not want German-Americans, Irish-Americans or Russian-Americans but just plain, every-day Americans.
The wearer best knows where the shoe pinches.
Put a beggar on horseback and he'll gallop
Put silk on a goat and it is still a goat
I suppose it got more of an edgy feel, a little bit more guitar-orientated and also an Irish sound, which is in 'Forgiven, Not Forgotten,'
The grace of God is found between the saddle and the ground.
I'm not very much Irish, but I'm enough Irish to be here.
The mason who strikes often is better than the one who strikes too hard
What is in the marrow is hard to take out of the bone
and you have not built a wall unless you have rounded a corner.
Immigrant bashing is as American as mom's apple pie. The latest batch of anti-Hispanic bashing, the suggestions that they're indigestible the same things were once said of the Germans, the Irish, Italians, almost every other group.
One of the Irish players was bitten by one of the Italian players.