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Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive
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"Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive"

- Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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This quote by Thomas Chandler Haliburton suggests that nicknames, no matter how ludicrous they may be, tend to adhere to people. This is most likely since nicknames are frequently provided to individuals in an amusing or charming method, and they can be a method to reveal affection or friendship. It likewise recommends that the more ridiculous the label, the most likely it is to stick. This might be because the more extravagant the label, the more remarkable it is, and the more likely it is to be utilized by others. It might likewise be due to the fact that the more absurd the label, the more it stands apart and the more it is most likely to be used as a method to tease or joke with someone. Ultimately, this quote suggests that labels, no matter how silly they might be, tend to stay with people and end up being a part of their identity.

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Canada Flag This quote is written / told by Thomas Chandler Haliburton between December 17, 1796 and August 27, 1865. He/she was a famous Author from Canada. The author also have 11 other quotes.

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