Quotes by Harper Lee, spoken by character Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird

Best way to clear the air is to have it all out in the open.

Harper Lee, spoken by character Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird

Simply because we were licked a hundred years before we started is no reason for us not to try to win.

Harper Lee, spoken by character Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.

Harper Lee, spoken by character Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird

Other Great Authors


The worst sin - perhaps the only sin - passion can commit, is to be joyless.

Dorothy L. Sayers

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, and snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.

John Ruskin

I'm going to a special place when I die, but I want to make sure my life is special while I'm here.

Payne Stewart

People who know how to employ themselves, always find leisure moments, while those who do nothing are forever in a hurry.

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The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try nothing and succeed.

Lloyd Jones »

A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.

James Joyce »