About Thomas Chandler Haliburton:
Thomas Chandler Haliburton is now Canada and played a significant role in the history of Nova Scotia prior to its entry into Confederation.
When a man is wrong and won't admit it, he always gets angry.
To carry care to bed is to sleep with a pack on your back.
No one is rich whose expenditures exceed his means, and no one is poor whose incomings exceed his outgoings.
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience.
Punctuality is the soul of business.
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend.
A college education shows a man how little other people know.
Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success.
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love.