Proverb of the Day
Ní bheathaíonn na bréithre na bráithre.
Words don't feed the brothers.
Explanation: English "Fine words butter no parsnips". Fine talk isn't enough to put food on the table. The Irish form involves a parallelism between the words "words" and "brothers".
Other Irish Proverbs
The one who prospers, his cabbage field prospers, too.
The raven messenger from the Ark.
A devil in the house and an angel in the street.
It's from work learning is got.
A house on the side of the road is no long journey but a shortcut.