Douglas Hyde Quotes

Douglas Hyde Quotes: I - and there are hundreds of thousands of Irishmen who felt on this subject as I do - have always liked my Celtic countrymen and disliked the English nation; it is a national trait of character, and I cannot help it.
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Douglas Hyde Quote: I do not share the wish to see my language dead and decently buried
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Quotes about Douglas Hyde: It is a most disgraceful shame the way in which Irishmen are brought up. They are ashamed of their language, institutions, and of everything Irish.
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Quote about Douglas Hyde: By Anglicising ourselves we have thrown away with a light heart the best claim we have upon the world's recognition of us as a seperate nationality...the notes of nationality, our language and customs.
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