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sergiocaredda: A Builders' Lesson is a Poem by John Boyle O'Reilly, that talks about bad habits and the necessity to undo these to be able to change. A metaphor of change that well adapts to management.

_XMQX: Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you… – John Boyle O’Reilly

Patrick28473538: "Be silent and safe... silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end." John Boyle O'Reilly

Isabella_rjm: "Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end." John Boyle O’Reilly (1844-1890)

BestQuote85: Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. -John Boyle O'Reilly -Saint Patrick's Day

stringfestdata: "The organized charity, scrimped and iced, In the name of a cautious, statistical Christ." John Boyle O'Reilly

Shels_OTD: handled in the Shels area. Liam Boyle disagreed and was dismissed. Moran took the spot-kick and it was saved by John O’Reilly. Mick Moody got Shels’ 2nd (69’), shooting quickly to the net from a Fitzgerald free-kick. On 71’, Paul McGovern tied the game 2-2, scoring with a header.

LiteraryRob: Let us rise purified from our ashes: Poetry from John Boyle O'Reilly after the Great Boston Fire, November 9, 1872 -

kryptosomnic: Anonymity is the fame of the future. - John Boyle O'Reilly

blisslightlove: By: John Boyle O'Reilly

FrankMcLynn: Safe journey Sean Tyrell 1943-2021. You put great poetry to music. It was a privilege to work with you in

IrishFolkClub: Safe journey Sean Tyrell 1943-2021. You put great poetry to music. It was a privilege to work with you in

AnbeBriyani: Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end. — John Boyle O'Reilly

q_fazeel: “Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end.” ― John Boyle O'Reilly, Life of John Boyle O'Reilly

duoscottmcon: Rest & Return Mayor Ryan. Good Counsel & friend of the greater Springfield area. He'd believe that this Tweeter never knew about the John Boyle O'Reilly Club ... used to endorse political candidates & some politico's club. Learned more from this area. A little more Irish yet!

simeonominde: Anonymity is the fame of the future. -John Boyle O'Reilly

jarhead996: Where law and song and loathing of wrong are words of the common heart; Where the masses honor straightforward strength, and know, when veins are bled, That the bluest blood is putrid blood—that the people’s blood is red!" From the poem 'Crispus Attucks' by John Boyle O'Reilly

LiteraryRob: From East, from West, from South and North, The messages of hope shot forth... Remembering the Great Chicago Fire of October 8, 1871, with poetry from John Greenleaf Whittier and John Boyle O'Reilly --

khaihori: Before 1856, Tasmania, Australia was known as Van Diemen’s Land, a British penal colony. U2 wrote this song for Irish poet and freedom fighter John Boyle O’Reilly who was sentenced to 20 yrs there, but escaped after 2 and later settled in the USA. The Edge, not Bono, sang.

LiteraryRob: Symbol of that which is purest and sweetest: Start your day with a poem about a yacht by John Boyle O'Reilly, September 9, 1886 --

mindsetnmastery: “Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end.” ― John Boyle O'Reilly

JuSummerhayes: “Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end.” ― John Boyle O'Reilly

LoveCarousel: The White Rose by John Boyle O'Reilly

SeanMolloyIR: Curiously, I’d never heard of John Boyle O’Reilly. I probably should have - played an important role in 19th Century American and Irish life.

BaltimoreParade: 10 Aug 1890: John Boyle O'Reilly died, Hull, Massachusetts. After escaping penal servitude in Western Australia, he became a newspaper editor in Boston, and helped to plan the Catalpa rescue.

legacy_irish: John Boyle O'Reilly, the favourite poet of John F. Kennedy, was a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood who, as a member of the British Army, recruited 80 fellow soldiers to participate in the impending Fenian Rising. He was arrested and sentenced to death on the eve of 1/3

jasjayda: Be silent and safe—silence never betrays you. – John Boyle O’Reilly JAYDA inBENISONBALL

Phantammeron: Between us and the Darkness, clad in light—two Forms, One is crowned with flowers and tender leaves and grass, and smiles benignly; and the other with sadly pitying eyes, is crowned with thorns. O Nature, and O Christ, for men to love - John Boyle O'Reilly

slbfiction: John Boyle O'Reilly: “Anonymity is the fame of the future.”

stringfestdata: "The organized charity, scrimped and iced, In the name of a cautious, statistical Christ." John Boyle O'Reilly

RoughlyDaily: “Anonymity is the fame of the future” - John Boyle O’Reilly

LiteraryRob: For North and South! O Soldier grim: On the death of Ulysses S. Grant, July 23, 1885, and a tribute poem from John Boyle O'Reilly --

PopCulture413: Whoa. Juliana Hatfield will be playing an outdoor show on August 24th at the John Boyle O’Reilly club in Springfield! With Soul Asylum.

ConOfOurGen: “Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.” -John Boyle O’Reilly

NORTHTRENTON: Happy Birthday to Paul Broca (d. 1880), Emil Erlenmeyer (d. 1909), Joseph Joachim (d. 1907), Emmanuel Rhoides (d. 1904), John Boyle O'Reilly (d. 1890), Charles Cruft (d. 1938), Luigi Pirandello (d. 1936), Alexis Carrel (d. 1944) and Henri Lebesgue (d. 1941).

BaltimoreParade: 28 Jun 1844, Dowth, Co. Meath: John Boyle O'Reilly born. The Fenian, transported on the last convict ship to Western Australia, managed to escape to Boston, where he became a noted newspaper editor and author.

burnslibrary: In honor of his birthday, a photo of poet, author, and canoeist, John Boyle O'Reilly (1844-1890) at Plum Island, taken by his friend, Ned Moseley, published in 1893. Learn more about the BC collection of John Boyle O'Reilly:

MacCocktail: "Be true to your word and your work and your friend." — John Boyle O'Reilly (born his day, June 28, 1844)

IrishCentral: Was John Boyle O'Reilly the greatest Irish American of all? The Irish poet, journalist, author, and activist was born on this day, June 28, 1844.

plastic_bio: You gave me the key of your heart, my love;Then why did you make me knock?Oh that was yesterday, saints above!And last night—I changed the lock! - John Boyle O'Reilly

simplyquotatio1: The wealth of mankind is the wisdom they leave. John Boyle O'Reilly

simplyquotatio1: Too late we learn, a man must hold his friend Unjudged, accepted, trusted to the end. John Boyle O'Reilly

simplyquotatio1: Anonymity is the fame of the future. John Boyle O'Reilly

DylanLemp2001: I really enjoy John Boyle O'Reilly's poetry. He's a really interesting character, born in Ireland, expelled to Australia for his role in an Irish Republican movement, and then escaped to Boston. Where he wrote many great poems. Here is my personal favorite, The White Rose.

Skin_CareBeauty: "Be true to your work, your word, and your friend". - John Boyle O'Reilly

Sillygoffy: Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end. John Boyle O'Reilly

LiteraryRob: John Boyle O'Reilly's poem "The Ride of Collins Graves" celebrates a man who risked his life to save others as a reservoir dam burst in Williamsburg, MA, May 16, 1874 --

LiteraryRob: A truth, a Principle: The "New York World" commissioned John Boyle O'Reilly to write his poem "The Press Evangel" to celebrate the newspaper's milestone of 250,000 subscribers, May 10, 1887 --

freobhoy: A superb mural at the Hougemont Hotel in Fremantle. The Hougemont was the last convict ship to transport prisoners to W.A. It contained Fenians, including John Boyle O'Reilly (depicted), who escaped, and later returned with an American boat, The Catalpa, to rescue the others.

LizanneFlynn: “Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you; Be true to your word and your work and your friend; Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, Nor judge of a road till it draw to the end.” ― John Boyle O'Reilly

kevinjjones: John Boyle O’Reilly literary society of Southboro, Mass. was named for a deported Fenian rebel who escaped Australia and became editor of the Boston Pilot. Likely it wasn't just a literary society :) It elected a black man president in the 19th century

noonofday: Dowth Graveyard in County Meath today, including the John Boyle O'Reilly memorial. (1/4)

multistardust: lrt; i know that my great grandpappy john boyle o'reilly's having the biggest party in heaven rn

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stories2702: The White Rose - John Boyle O’Reilly - Read by James Kingdon

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MayflowerBrit: Happy St Patrick’s Day! Mayflower commemorations have unsurprisingly never been a big part of Irish culture, but 19th century revolutionary John Boyle O’Reilly *did* pen an influential Mayflower poem that criticised British rule. More here:

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