The Best Quotes for St. Paddy’s Day

By CanvasChamp TeamMarch, 14 2019

It’s time for corned beef and cabbage, everything green, and the luck o’ the Irish to descend on the world! In honor of the everyone-is-Irish holiday, here’s a list of our favorite Irish blessings, sayings, and toasts.


“A best friend is like a four leaf clover: hard to find and lucky to have.” - Unknown

“St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time - a day to begin transforming winter’s dreams into summer’s magic.” - A. Cook

"Tis better by far at the rainbows end to find not a pot of gold but the heart of a friend." - Unknown

“You’ll never plough a field by turning it over in your mind.” - Unknown

“You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your father was.” - Unknown

“Erin Go Bragh.” (Ireland Forever)


"May luck be our companion,
May friends stand by our side,
May history remind us all
Of Ireland's faith and pride."  - Unknown

"May the best day of your past be the worst day of your future."  - Unknown

"Here's wishing you the top o' life without a single tumble.
Here's wishing you the smiles o' life and not a single grumble.
Here's wishing you the best o' life and not a claw about it.
Here's wishing you the joy in life and not a day without it.”  - Unknown
"May the leprechauns be near you to spread luck along your way."  - Unknown

"May you have warm words on a cold evening, a full moon on a dark night, and the road downhill all the way to your door. "  - Unknown

Irish Toasts

“May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, may good luck pursue you each morning and night.”  - Unknown

“May the sound of happy music, And the lilt of Irish laughter, fill your heart with gladness, that stays forever after.”  - Unknown

“Here’s health and prosperity,
To you and all your posterity,
And them that doesn’t drink with sincerity,
That they be damned for all eternity.”  - Unknown

“Slainte!” (Health!/Cheers!)

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What are your favorite St. Paddy’s Day traditions? Drop a comment below - we’d love to hear from you!