Who is henry old coyote?

Famous quotes containing the words coyote and/or henry:

    How coyote got his
    ratty old fur coat
    bits of old fur
    the sparrows stuck on him
    with dabs of pitch.
    That was after he lost his proud original one in a poker game.
    Leslie Marmon Silko (b. 1948)

    Logical consequences are the scarecrows of fools and the beacons of wise men.
    —Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–95)