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Welcome to the Street Prophets Coffee Hour. This is an open thread where we can share our thoughts and comments about the day. I thought I’d start out today’s conversation with some Irish quotes, proverbs, and sayings.

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

“You can’t kiss an Irish girl unexpectedly. You can only kiss her sooner than she thought you would.”

“You know it’s summer in Ireland when the rain gets warmer.”

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

“There are good ships, and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea. But the best ships are friendships, and may they always be.”

“There’s no need to fear the wind if your haystacks are tied down.”

Okay, now it’s your turn. Feel free to add some sayings of your own—they don’t even have to be Irish. This is an open thread to talk about whatever’s on your mind.

And, by the way, what’s for dinner?

Originally posted to Street Prophets on Tue Dec 10, 2013 at 01:06 PM PST.

Also republished by Shamrock American Kossacks.

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