School: Valleymount

Location:
Valleymount, Co. Wicklow
Teacher:
Dll. Ó Cochláin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0917, Page 091

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21. A silent head is never in dread.

22. A burned child, dreads the fire.
23. Seven years bad luch follows the breaking of a mirror.

1. A stitch in time saves nine.

2. Health is better than wealth.
3. When you're not fishing, be mending your net.
4. A rolling stone gathers no moss.
5. All is not gold that glitters.
6. Empty vessels make more sounds than full ones.
7. Many hands make light work.
8. A little help is worth a lot of pity.
9. Long churning makes bad butter.
10. Never too late to learn.
11. Practice is the god of arts.
12. Time and tide wait for no man.
13. Experiences teaches.
14. Without health all men are poor.
15. Never put off til tomorrow what you can do today.
16. A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
17. One good turn deserves another.

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Collector
Peggy Perry
Gender
female
Address
Tulfarris, Co. Wicklow
Informant
Mr George Perry
Gender
male
Age
69
Occupation
smith
Address
Tulfarris, Co. Wicklow
Language
English