Proverb of the Day
Is olc an chearc ná scríobann di féin.
It's a poor hen who won't scratch for herself.
Explanation: Said of people who are adept at providing for themselves.
Other Irish Proverbs
Better the hound who's out and about than the hound that's curled up.
A person without enterprise is no better than a pig.
There's neither lowly nor noble but down a while and up a while.
A drink comes before a story.
Better an eye on the lock than an eye on the grave.