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


Man spends his life in reasoning on the past, in complaining of the present, in fearing future.

Antoine Rivarol

No mind is thoroughly well organized that is deficient in a sense of humor.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

If a person is determined to fight to the death, then they may very well have that opportunity.

Donald H. Rumsfeld, on Iraqi Resistance Fighters

Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein »

You can't make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you're doing is recording it.

Art Buchwald »