Brendan Behan Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Brendan Behan quotes, Brendan Behan sayings, and Brendan Behan proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self. Brendan Behan
I am a drinker with writing problems. Brendan Behan
If you accept your limitations you go beyond them. Brendan Behan
If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it. Brendan Behan
If it was raining soup, the Irish would go out with forks. Brendan Behan
All publicity is good, except an obituary notice. Brendan Behan
There is no such thing as bad publicity except your own obituary. Brendan Behan
What's a crook, only a businessman without a shop. Brendan Behan
When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence. Brendan Behan
Other people have a nationality. The Irish and the Jews have a psychosis. Brendan Behan
Other people have a nationality. The Irish and the Jews have a psychosis. Brendan Behan
Everyone in New York knows that he is an important person living among other important persons. Brendan Behan
I only take a drink on two occasions—when I'm thirsty and when I'm not. Brendan Behan
I never turned to drink; it seemed to turn to me. Brendan Behan
If it was raining soup, the Irish would go out with forks. Brendan Behan
I only take a drink on two occasions. When I'm thirsty and when I'm not. Brendan Behan