Blood is thicker than water.
Never air your dirty linen in public.
When this life is hard you'll get your reward in the next.
Your friends were too good for this earth so God took them for playmates.
You can always count on your family.
Getting a pensionable job is the most important thing you'll ever do for yourself.
There's no money in being a writer/artist.
To serve is the best aspiration for a woman.
Offer it up and don't talk about it.
Never wear your heart on your sleeve.
Life in Ireland is the best life on earth.
Sparing the rod is spoiling the child.
You can get pregnant off a toilet seat.
Fallacies. All of them.