5 Beautiful Quotes from Irish Writers

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! To celebrate, here are some very inspiring and meaningful quotes from prominent Irish authors.

  1. “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.”

    — Oscar Wilde
  2. “He wanted to cry quietly but not for himself: for the words, so beautiful and sad, like music.”

    — James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  3. “Words are all we have.”

    — Samuel Beckett
  4. “Sing your song. Dance your dance. Tell your tale.”

    — Frank McCourt, Angela’s Ashes
  5. “There are no strangers, only friends you have not met yet.”

    — William Butler Yeats

Weren’t those simply stunning? Each of them, in some way, show that there is good in the world. And that maybe, just maybe, we can all be part of it.

Have a lucky day! 😉

-Yasimone

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