Quotes about Ireland and the Irish

When the soul of man is born in this country there are nets flung at it to hold it back from flight. You talk to me of nationality , languag ...

James Joyce Ireland and the Irish language religion

--Do you know what Ireland is? asked Stephen with cold violence. Ireland is the old sow that eats her farrow. ...

James Joyce Ireland and the Irish

If Ireland is to become a new Ireland she must first become European. ...

James Joyce Ireland and the Irish Europe

Mad Ireland hurt you into poetry. ...

W.H. Auden Ireland and the Irish writers and writing poetry poets

Sport and death are the two great socializing factors in Ireland ... ...

Elizabeth Bowen Ireland and the Irish sports death

History of Ireland--lawlessness and turbulency, robbery and oppression, hatred and revenge, blind selfishness everywhere--no princ iple, no ...

William Allingham Ireland and the Irish

Yet dearer still that Irish hill than all the world beside;It's home, sweet home, where'er I roam, through lands and waters wide. ...

William Allingham Ireland and the Irish

Poor Paddy of all Christian men I thinkOn basest food pours down the vilest drink. ...

William Allingham Ireland and the Irish

...though one can be callous in Ireland one cannot be wholly opaque or material. An unearthly disturbance works in the spirit; rea son can n ...

Elizabeth Bowen Ireland and the Irish materialism reason

Up the Rebels, To Hell with the Pope,And God Save--as you prefer--the King or Ireland. The land of scholars and saints:Scholars and saints m ...

Louis MacNeice Ireland and the Irish ideology