20+ St Patricks Day Quotes, Messages, and Sayings

20+ St Patricks Day Quotes, Messages, and Sayings

Have you ever wondered why St Patrick’s Day is such a big deal here in the United States? St Patrick's Day was originally celebrated with religious services and feasts in honor of St. Patrick, one of Ireland's patron saints. When Irish immigrants brought St. Patrick's Day traditions to the states, the day evolved into a celebration of Irish culture.

And today, the celebration has expanded to include some pretty epic party celebrations! Whether or not you have some Irish lineage in your blood, it's hard not to love March 17th each year. The bright green colors are a welcome change after a long winter, the cheer is infectious, and the local parades can make anyone smile (and let’s not forget that green milkshake– delicious)!

St Patrick’s Day Quotes

These St. Patrick's Day quotes are guaranteed to make you feel as lucky as the Irish, and they make the perfect note to pair with a Happy Saint Patrick’s Day bouquet or four-leaf clover pop-up card!

Inspirational St Patrick’s Day Quotes

Try one of these inspirational St. Patrick’s Day quotes to spread some Irish cheer this year.

  1. “Always remember that hindsight is the best insight to foresight.” — Irish proverb

  2. "Luck is believing you're lucky." — Tennessee Williams 

  3. "The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself." — Douglas MacArthur

  4. ‘’Ireland has always been the home of the dreamer, the poet, and the storyteller.’’ — Jordan Richard, Irish Blessings, Toasts and Proverbs

Funny St Patrick’s Day Quotes

Looking for a silly Irish sentiment? Use these funny St. Patrick’s Day quotes to get a giggle out of your loved ones this March.

  1. ‘’Never iron a four-leaf clover, because you don't want to press your luck.’’  — Irish saying

  2. "Wishing you a pot o' gold and all the joy your heart can hold." — Unknown

  3. "May everything turn green today, except your gills!" — Lester B. Dill

  4. “That’s right, there’s free beer in Irish paradise. Everyone’s jealous.” — Kevin Hearne 

Short St Patrick’s Day Quotes

Keep it simple by sharing one of these short St. Patrick’s Day quotes.

  1. ‘’Everyone has a little luck o' the Irish in them.’’ — Laura Sommers

  2. “Yeah, it’s St. Paddy’s Day. Everyone’s Irish tonight.” — Norman Reedus

  3. ‘’To good friends: never above you, never below you, always beside you.’’— Irish Toast

  4. "I've always thought you've got to believe in luck to get it." — Victoria Holt

St Patrick’s Day Messages

Need some inspiration for St. Patrick’s Day messages to write in your shamrock-themed card this year? Check out these St. Paddy’s sayings, from uplifting notes to silly jokes. 

Sweet St Patrick’s Day Messages

Try writing one of these sweet St. Patrick’s day messages in a special card for a friend or family member that you cherish!

  1. You’re the kind of friend that is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have. Happy St Patrick’s Day! 

  2. You’re like my lucky shamrock, always by my side and always bringing me happiness. Here’s to an awesome St Patrick’s Day! 

  3. Do you know why I love celebrating St Patrick’s Day with you? Because you’re always the best person to spend any celebration with! 

Funny St Patrick’s Day Messages

Use these funny St. Patrick’s Day messages and sayings to put a smile on any loved one’s face this March.

  1. Never mind Valentine’s Day, will you be my St Patrick’s day partner in crime?! 

  2. St Patrick’s Day is all about eating, drinking, and causing trouble! So it looks like I’ve found the perfect person to do that with! 

  3. May everything turn green today, except for us! 

  4. Lots of beer and a big parade. Sounds like our kinda party! Happy St Patrick’s Day! 

Uplifting St Patrick’s Day Messages

Looking to lift a loved one’s spirits this St. Paddy’s Day? Try one of these uplifting St. Patrick’s Day messages and wish them truckloads of luck for years to come.

  1. You’re like an Irish blessing in my life, always there for me to lead the way. Have a great  St Patrick’s Day! 

  2. Wishing you good health, good luck, and happiness for today and every day. Happy St Patrick’s Day! 

  3. I might not be Irish, but I sure am lucky to have you in your life. Happy St Patrick’s Day! 

With the perfect St Patrick's Day quotes, messages, and sayings for everyone in your life, we hope you’re able to spread the love this year. Hopefully, these sentiments will make this St Patrick’s Day extra special! 

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