FAMILY QUOTES IN TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” – Atticus Finch

“I think there’s just one kind of folks. Folks.” – Scout Finch

“There’s some folks who don’t eat like us, but you ain’t called on to contradict ’em at the table when they don’t.” – Calpurnia

“Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.” – Scout Finch

“Mockingbirds don’t do one thing but make music for us to enjoy. They don’t eat up people’s gardens, don’t nest in corn cribs, they don’t do one thing but sing their hearts out for us. That’s why it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.” – Miss Maudie

“The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.” – Atticus Finch

“We’re paying the highest tribute you can pay a man. We trust him to do right.” – Miss Maudie

“People generally see what they look for and hear what they listen for.” – Atticus Finch

“Atticus, he was real nice.”

“Most people are, Scout, when you finally see them.” – Scout and Atticus Finch

“I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It’s when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.” – Atticus Finch

“Before I can live with other folks, I’ve got to live with myself. The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.” – Atticus Finch

“In our courts, when it’s a white man’s word against a black man’s, the white man always wins. They’re ugly, but those are the facts of life.” – Atticus Finch

“I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand.” – Atticus Finch FAMOUS QUOTES ABOUT DELIVERING RESULTS ON TIME

“I was born good but had grown progressively worse every year.” – Scout Finch

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.” – Atticus Finch

“Atticus told me to delete the adjectives and I’d have the facts.” – Scout Finch

“Things haven’t caught up with that one’s instinct yet. Let him get a little older and he won’t get sick and die. Maybe things’ll strike him as being—not quite right, say, but he won’t cry, not when he gets a few years on him.” – Miss Maudie

“The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.” – Atticus Finch

“Best way to clear the air is to have it all out in the open.” – Atticus Finch

“It’s never an insult to be called what somebody thinks is a bad name. It just shows you how poor that person is, it doesn’t hurt you.” – Atticus Finch

“You just hold your head high and keep those fists down. No matter what anybody says to you, don’t you let ’em get your goat. Try fightin’ with your head for a change.” – Atticus Finch

“Are we as civilized as we think we are?” – Atticus Finch

“The truth is always the right answer.” – Atticus Finch

“We’re all fools in some ways.” – Atticus Finch

“People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for.” – Atticus Finch

“I think there’s just one kind of folks. Folks.” – Scout Finch