St. Patrick’s Day Quotes, Sayings, Irish Blessing

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Best St. Patrick’s Day Quotes That Range From Heartfelt, Blessings, Luck to Funny: You may ask who is St. Patrick, why is the Day significant and celebrated. Saint Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick, is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March every year, the traditional death date of Saint Patrick, the foremost patron saint of Ireland. To quote Therese Duffy, “The Irish will certainly agree that St. Patrick was not a native Irishman. However, in his devotion to the Irish his love for them and his lifelong service in bringing them from paganism to the love of God, St. Patrick so exemplified the generosity, love and laughter of the Irish that he became an Irishman in spirit.”

Today, Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated all around the world, from Russia, to Japan, to Australia. The lighthearted nature of modern St. Patrick’s Day activities have led many people to associate this holiday with humor, cheer, and raucous partying. Some of the most entertaining quotes about this day lovingly poke fun at the traditions of both Irish and Irish-American participants. So whether you have a more serious appreciation for the culture surrounding St. Patrick’s Day, or want to enjoy a laugh, the wide range of these sayings will help get you into the holiday spirit. Share these St. Patrick’s Day funny quotes, Irish Blessings, St. Patrick’s Day Quotes about Luck with others.

Irish Blessing Quotes on St. Patrick’s Day

  • “May the best day of your past be the worst day of your future.” — Irish Blessing
  • “May the lilt of Irish laughter lighten every load.” — Irish Blessing
  • “May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back.”— Irish Blessing
  • “May you have all the happiness and luck that life can hold—and at the end of your rainbows ay you find a pot of gold.” — Old Irish Blessing
  • “May your blessings outnumber the shamrocks that grow. And may trouble avoid you wherever you go.” — Irish Blessing
  • “May your troubles be less. And your blessings be more. And nothing but happiness come through your door.” — Irish Blessing
  • “For each petal on the shamrock, this brings a wish your way: Good health, good luck, and happiness for today and every day.” — Irish Blessing
  • “May God bless and keep in good health your enemies’ enemies.” — Irish Saying
  • “May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back.” — Irish Blessing
  • “May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, may good luck pursue you each morning and night.” — Irish Blessing
  • “The one thing us Irish have is the ability to laugh at ourselves. God bless us all.” — Ann Kennedy

St. Patrick’s Day Quotes About Luck

  • “You gotta try your luck at least once a day, because you could be going around lucky all day and not even know it.” — Jimmy Dean
  • “If you’re enough lucky to be Irish, you’re lucky enough!” — Irish Saying
  • “Never iron a four—leaf clover because you don’t want to press your luck.” — Unknown
  • “Luck is believing you’re lucky.” — Tennessee Williams
  • “Luck was a mechanism to be devised, and luck and destiny were merely two sides of the same coin.” — Amanda Foody
  • “Luck is great, but most of life is hard work.” — Iain Duncan Smith
  • “A good friend is like a four—leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have.” — Irish Proverb
  • “The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself.” — Douglas MacArthur
  • “I have noticed that timing and luck sometimes line up in such a way that you can catch a break.” — Ellie Kemper
  • “Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity.” — Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  • “The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.” — Wilson Mizner
  • “The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.” — Barbara Sher
  • “Luck was a mechanism to be devised, and luck and destiny were merely two sides of the same coin.” — Idries Shah
  • “You’ve got to think lucky. If you fall into a mudhole, check your back pocket—you might have caught a fish.” — Darrell Royal
  • “Whether it’s St. Patrick’s Day or not, everyone has a little luck o’ the Irish in them.” — Laura Sommers
  • “Don’t throw away luck on little stuff. Save it up.” — Tim O’Brien

Funny St. Patrick’s Day Quotes

  • “There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting.” — John Millington Synge
  • “Top o’ the mornin’ to ya!” — Irish Greeting
  • “Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.” — William Butler Yeats
  • “Whenever I want to know what the Irish are thinking, I look into my own heart.” — Eamon de Valera
  • “The list of Irish saints is past counting; but in it all no other figure is so human, friendly, and lovable as St. Patrick.” — Stephen Gwynn
  • “You’re not in America now, you’re in Ireland. So have a drink and shut up.” — Matthew Goode, ‘Leap Year’
  • “There are only two kinds of people in the world: the Irish and those who wish they were.” — Irish Saying
  • “That’s right, there’s free beer in Irish paradise. Everyone’s jealous.” — Kevin Hearne
  • “We may have bad weather in Ireland, but the sun shines in the hearts of the people and that keeps us all warm.” — Marianne Williamson
  • “Every St. Patrick’s Day every Irishman goes out to find another Irishman to make a speech to.” — Shane Leslie
  • “Even when they have nothing, the Irish emit a kind of happiness, a joy.” — Fiona Shaw
  • “I’m of Ireland, and I’ll stay in Ireland until I die.” — Tom Cruise
  • “I wish that I could stop feeling that I want to be an Irish girl in Ireland.” — Saoirse Ronan, ‘Brooklyn’
  • “Ireland is a land of poets and legends, of dreamers and rebels.” — Nora Roberts
  • “The leprechauns made me do it!” —Unknown
  • “For the whole world is Irish on the seventeenth o’ March!” — Thomas Augustine Daly
  • “You can take a man out of Ireland, but you can’t take the Irishness out of the man.” — Tyson Fury
  • “That’s what the holidays are for—for one person to tell the stories and another to dispute them. Isn’t that the Irish way?” — Lara Flynn Boyle

Spirited St. Patrick’s Day Quotes

  • “Be still and know that I am. Be still and know. Be still. Be.” — St. Patrick
  • “I’m Irish! When I feel well I feel better than anyone, when I am in pain I yell at the top of my lungs, and when I am dead I shall be deader than anybody.” — Morgan Llywelyn
  • “Being Irish is very much a part of who I am. I take it everywhere with me.” — Colin Farrell
  • “If you’re Irish, it doesn’t matter where you go—you’ll find family.” — Victoria Smurfit
  • “For the whole world is Irish on the seventeenth o’ March!” — Thomas Augustine Daly
  • “St. Patrick’s Day is a day to celebrate our green heritage. The ancestry of Ireland. It is a day to celebrate what it means to be Irish and of Irish descent.” — Anthony T. Hicks
  • “Here’s to you and here’s to me, I pray that friends we’ll always be, but if by chance we disagree, the heck with you and here’s to me.” — Irish Toast
  • “Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it.” — Pope John Paul II
  • “I’m of Ireland, and I’ll stay in Ireland until I die.” — Tom Cruise, ‘Far and Away’
  • “Whether I drink often or just once in a whole; I’m always sure to raise a glass to the dear old Emerald Isle.” — Pat Maloney
  • “Wishing you a pot o’ gold and all the joy your heart can hold.” — Unknown
  • “Yeah, it’s St. Paddy’s Day. Everyone’s Irish tonight.” — Norman Reedus, The Boondock Saints
  • “St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time—a day to begin transforming winter’s dreams into summer’s magic.” — Adrienne Cook
  • “That’s right, there’s free beer in Irish paradise. Everyone’s jealous.” — Kevin Hearne
  • “I was raised in a very old—fashioned Ireland where women were reared to be lovely.” — Anne Enright
  • “The heart of an Irishman is nothing but his imagination.” — George Bernard Shaw
  • “For you can’t hear Irish tunes without knowing you’re Irish, and wanting to pound that fact into the floor.” — Jennifer Armstrong
St. Patrick’s Day Quotes, Sayings, Irish Blessing