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don_socalMarch 17, 2014

A blessing is a circle of light drawn around a person to protect, heal and strengthen.
John O'Donohue

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
William Butler Yeats

I try to be grateful for the abundance of the blessings that I have, for the journey that I'm on and to relish each day as a gift.
James McGreevey

I was raised in a very old fashioned Ireland where women were reared to be lovely.
Anne Enright

Every St. Patrick's Day every Irishman goes out to find another Irishman to make a speech to.
Shane Leslie

Think where man's glory most begins and ends, and say my glory was I had such friends.
William Butler Yeats

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anneliese_32(6)

Top of the Morning everybody.
Thanks, Don, for all the Irish St, Patrick's Day quotes. The second one reminds me of my brother-in-law. The James James McGreevey quote is my favorite and I should recite it each day.

    Bookmark   March 17, 2014 at 8:03AM
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lilosophie

Very nice quotes by Irish thinkers, the words are universal, though.
I like James McGreevye's thoughts.

    Bookmark   March 17, 2014 at 10:02AM
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west_gardener

Excellent quotes for St.Patrick's day. Thanks Don.

    Bookmark   March 17, 2014 at 6:17PM
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