Proverb of the Day
Nár laga Dia do lámh.
May God not weaken your hand.
Explanation: Said in thanks for a small favour, particularly something involving strength, like lifting or moving a load too heavy for the speaker.
Other Irish Proverbs
May the devil carry you away.
May God help us.
May God increase your wealth.
Gach fómhar dá dtiocfaidh ag dul i bhfliche is i ndéanaí, Is gach pór dá dtiocfaidh ag dul i laige is i mbréagaí.
Each harvest-tide that will come will be getting wetter and later, Each generation that will come will be getting weaker and more deceitful.
"My soul is sweet," as the tailor said when he was running away from the gander.