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Gaelic* Culture
(* denotes a culture rather than a country)

Background: The Gaelic language, also called Scots Gaelic or Erse, is spoken along the northwest coast of Scotland and in the Hebrides islands. Scottish Gaelic is a recent offshoot of the Irish language. Gaelic was introduced into Scotland about AD 500 (displacing an earlier Celtic language), it had developed into a distinct dialect of Gaelic by the 13th century, and as a separate languarge by the the 17th century.

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Proverbs from the Gaelic* Culture
He that will not look forward must look behind.
A dimple on the chin, the devil within.
He who would enjoy the fruit must not spoil the blossoms.
Even God cannot make two mountains without a valley in between.
Assurance is two-thirds of success.

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