Enjoy our inspirational collection of short Irish Blessings,
plus some good Irish quotes and proverbs. Good ones
to use in your St. Patrick's Day cards, for
good wishes, birthday cards, anniversaries, and more! Some are in the
form of short poems, but all are Irish.
Short Irish Blessings in the form of poems, verses and quotes:
"Wherever you go and whatever you do,
May the luck of the Irish be there with you."
"Life is like a cup of tea, it's all in how you make it."
"Your My Pot of Gold!"
"May the best day of your past be the worst day of your future."
"When a twig grows hard it is difficult to twist it.
Every beginning is weak. "
"Be kind to those that meet you as you rise, you may pass them again as you fall."
"St. Patrick's Day is an enchanted time - a day to begin transforming winter's dreams into summer's magic."
"As you slide down the banister of life, may the splinters never point in the wrong direction!"
"May the leprechauns be near you to spread luck along your way."
"You will never plough a field if you only turn it over in your mind."
Find more short quotes in these short Irish Blessings and Irish Proverbs: "May your blessings outnumber the shamrocks that grow, and may trouble avoid you wherever you go."
"May the Irish hills caress you.
May her lakes and rivers bless you.
May the luck of the Irish enfold you.
May the blessings of Saint Patrick behold you."
"Tis better by far at the rainbows end to find not a pot of gold but the heart of a friend."
"May you have warm words on a cold evening, a full moon on a dark night, and the road downhill all the way to your door. "
"For each petal on the shamrock
This brings a wish your way,
Good health, good luck, and happiness
For today and every day."
"May luck be our companion,
May friends stand by our side,
May history remind us all
Of Ireland's faith and pride."
"May your day be filled with blessings
Like the sun that lights the sky,
And may you always have the courage
To spread your wings and fly!"
"May your troubles be less
And your blessings be more.
And nothing but happiness
Come through your door."
"May the sun shine all day long,
Everything go right and nothing go wrong.
May those you love bring love back to you
And may all the wishes you wish come true!"
"There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting."
John Millington Synge
"May you live as long as you want, and never want as long as you live."
"May you get all your wishes but one so you always have something to strive for!"
"May the road rise to meet you,
may the wind be always at your back,
may the sun shine warm upon your face,
the rains fall soft upon your fields
and, until we meet again
may God hold you in the palm of His hand."
"Here's wishing you the top o' life without a single tumble.
Here's wishing you the smiles o' life and not a single grumble.
Here's wishing you the best o' life and not a claw about it.
Here's wishing you the joy in life and not a day without it."
"May your home always be too small to hold all your friends."
"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 year long."
"Oh, Paddy, dear, an' did ye hear the news that's goin' round?
The shamrock is forbid by law to grow on Irish ground!
No more St. Patrick's Day we'll keep, his colour can't be seen,
For there's a cruel law agin' the Wearin' o' the green"
"May you always walk in sunshine.
May you never want for more.
May Irish angels rest their wings right beside your door."