22 Total Quotes

Thomas Haliburton Quotes

A college education shows a man how little other people know.
Thomas Haliburton
#Canadian Author #College

Cheerfulness is health; its opposite, melancholy, is disease
Thomas Haliburton
#Cheerfulness

A man is never astonished that he doesn't know what another does, but he is surprised at the gross ignorance of the other in not knowing what he does.
Thomas Haliburton
#Ignorance

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.
Thomas Haliburton
#Canadian Author #Angels

There is music wherever there is harmony, order, or proportion.
Thomas Haliburton
#Harmony

Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right, instantly
Thomas Haliburton
#Top Women #Women #Emotions

Punctuality is the soul of business.
Thomas Haliburton
#Business #Punctuality

The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
Thomas Haliburton
#Character

There is the kiss of welcome and of parting, the long, lingering, loving, present one; the stolen, or the mutual one; the kiss of love, of joy, and of sorrow; the seal of promise and receipt of fulfillment.
Thomas Haliburton
#Kisses And Kissing

Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success.
Thomas Haliburton
#Failure

Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience
Thomas Haliburton
#Authority

Innocence is always unsuspicious.
Thomas Haliburton
#Innocence

When a man is wrong and won't admit it, he always gets angry.
Thomas Haliburton
#Men

Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend.
Thomas Haliburton
#Hope

Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
Thomas Haliburton
#Contentment

To carry care to bed is to sleep with a pack on your back.
Thomas Haliburton
#Canadian Author

No one is rich whose expenditures exceed his means, and no one is poor whose incomings exceed his outgoings.
Thomas Haliburton
#Economy