Brendan Behan

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Brendan Behan

Brendan Francis Aidan Behan (christened Francis Behan) (/ˈbiːən/ BEE-ən; Irish: Breandán Ó Beacháin; 9 February 1923 – 20 March 1964)…

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Death

Brendan Behan quote : When I came back …

When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so…

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Food

Brendan Behan quote : I have a total …

I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger,…

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Death

Brendan Behan quote : I was court-martialled in …

I was court-martialled in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me…

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Alone

Brendan Behan quote : The Bible was a …

The Bible was a consolation to a fellow alone in the old cell. The lovely thin paper with a bit…

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Fear

Brendan Behan quote : Every man through fear …

Every man, through fear, mugs his aspirations a dozen times a day. Brendan Behan

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Love

Brendan Behan quote : A man is already …

A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. Brendan Behan

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