Proverb of the Day
Mallacht mo lae, mo shaoil, is mo sheacht sinsear ort.
The curse of my day, of my life, and of my seven ancestors on you.
Explanation: This is an ugly curse, connected in folklore with the trumpalawn, a little dung beetle.
Other Irish Proverbs
Diarrhoea to your heels on you.
A man is long-lived in his native place.
A poor man never had enough children.
Two-thirds of foolishness is youth.