Iris na Gaeilge Marta 2004 uimh 6
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"We Irish are always being accused of looking backwards too much.
Sometimes, however, we don't look back far enough, or carefully enough
"Is that a Cornish language?". Prince Charles, on seeing a
banner 'IE LIKE MIE KWEEN'
. the initial teaching alphabet
"Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them".
"Television contracts the imagination and radio expands it".
"Father of Chemistry and Uncle of the Earl of Cork "
"In Germany they came for the Communists, and I didn't speak up,
because I was not a Communist. Then they came for the Jews, and I didnt
speak up because I wasn't a Jew. Then they came for the trade unionists,
and I didn't speak up , because I wasn't a trade unionist. Then they came
for the Catholics and I didn't speak up, because I was a Protestant. Then
they came for me, and by that time there was no one left to speak up".
"It is a cruel thing to die and all men misunderstanding".
Sir Roger Casement ( 1864-1916 ) Hanged at Pentonville, London, for gun-running
from Germany to Ireland , in wartime. Born at Dún Laoghaire, Co.