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Thomas C. Haliburton
(1796-1865) born on
Dec 17
Canadian jurist, homespun philospher, author. He created Sam Slick, a resourceful Yankee clock peddler and cracker-barrel philosopher of human nature who appears in "The Clockmaker," 1836-40.
         
   
F
A college education shows a man how little other people know.

R
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
A
Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
N
When a man is wrong and won't admit is, he always gets angry.
K
Punctuality is the soul of business.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
R: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "Poor Man's College Quotations Collection," ed. Sidney Madwed, AAPEX software, 1994.
K: "Sam Slick's Wise Saws," ch. 3, 1853.
   


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