School: Breac-chluain

Location:
Brackloon South, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Liam Mac Gabhann

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Breac-chluain | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0107, Page 035

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A little neglect leads to great mischief.
What we call time enough always proves little enough.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
Time and tide wait for no man.
Every cloud has a silver lining.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
It's too late to sharpen one's sword when the drum beats for battle.
He who never tries can never win a prize.
It is easier to build two chimneys than to keep on in fuel.

Collector
Mary Carroll
Gender
female
Address
Derrylahan, Co. Mayo
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Age
60
Language
English

All watch your own heads and I will watch mine.
A wise man carries his coat on a fine day.

A rod is as good as a wish to a blind horse.

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