Thomas Chandler Haliburton Quotes

Thomas Chandler Haliburton Quotes: Coerced innocence is like an imprisoned lark,--open the door, and it is off forever. The bird that roams through the sky and the groves unrestrained knows how to dodge the hawk and protect itself; but the caged one, the moment it leaves its bars and bolts behind, is pounced upon by the fowler or the vulture.
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton Quote: 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.
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Quotes about Thomas Chandler Haliburton: Lawyers are like priests; people come to them and disburden themselves of their troubles, and get consolation, if they pay well for it; but there is one point in which they don't treat them like priests; they don't confess all their sins; they suppress them, and often get themselves and their counsel into a scrape by it, that's a fact.
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Quote about Thomas Chandler Haliburton: The memory of past favors is like a rainbow, bright, vivid, and beautiful; but it soon fades away. The in memory of injuries is engraved on the heart, and remains forever.
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton Sayings: Wishes, like castles in the air, are inexpensive and not taxable.
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton Saying: The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
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