by MaryKate Ryan
For St. Patrick's Day, enjoy these inspiring proverbs and quotes from acclaimed Irish writers.
“You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace… It’s lovely to know that the world can’t interfere with the inside of your head.”
—Frank McCourt, Angela’s Ashes
“Your feet will bring you where your heart is.”
“And happiness…what is it? I say it is neither virtue nor pleasure, nor this thing nor that, but simply growth. We are happy when we are growing.”
—John Butler Yeats
“The world spins. We stumble on. It is enough.”
"A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart."
"Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds, cannot change anything."
—George Bernard Shaw
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