I don't think we can exist as a separate people without our language. Now every phrase you learn is a bullet in the freedom struggle.
The process of decolonisation will have stopped half-way if, the day we succeed in driving the English from our shores, what is left behind is an Irish people possessed of the language, culture and values of the English.
Everyone was agreed that there was a definite link between the National Struggle and the Cultural Revival.
The armed struggle is the highest point of the cultural revival.
Every word of Irish spoken is like another bullet being fired in the struggle for Irish freedom.