School: Slattagh (roll number 13879)

Location:
Moher, Co. Roscommon
Teacher:
Brian Ó Baoighill

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Local Proverbs

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0256, Page 085

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Local Proverbs.
1 A ragged little colt often developed into a fine strong horse.
2 Every one has his own story.
3 A sloe year is a low year (bad years for crops)
4 A chip of the same block.
5 Better late than never.
6 Health is better than wealth.
7 The person who talks most works least.
8 A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Collector
Emmet Mullaney
Gender
male
Address
Culleenaghamore, Co. Roscommon
Informant
William Mullaney
Gender
male
Address
Culleenaghamore, Co. Roscommon
Language
English