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Thursday, May 21, 2009

Humorous Irish Quotes

This Week its Humorous Irish Quotes

In preparation for Pamposh's Quotable Thursday Meme over at Terataii Reiki and Councelling Blog -

"I think the
Irish woman was freed from slavery by bingo. They can go out now, dressed up, with their handbags and have a drink and play bingo. And they deserve it."
- Author John B. Keane

"I spent 90% of my money on women and drink. The rest I wasted."
- Soccer superstar George Best

"We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English."
- Winston Churchill

"It was a bold man who ate the first oyster."
- Jonathan Swift

"I am a drinker with a writing problem."
- Brendan Behan

"You know it's summer in Ireland when the rain gets warmer."
- Hal Roach

More Funny Quotes


  1. Hi Alana, I hope you are doing fine :). What a great entry for Pamposh's meme. Everyone needs a great quote, and it gets even better when we smile. Have a wonderful weekend, my dear.

  2. Funny. :) I particularly like George Best (that's so him) and Brendan Behan. Thanks for sharing these.