To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes by Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes by Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird is written by American author Harper Lee in 1960. This is a very well-known book even in America this book is in the curriculum of lots of schools and colleges. After publishing in 1960 this book has reprinted many times a year after year. The reason behind this book is so famous that this book gives a social message which is centered around racism. 

The best part of this book is that the way it is written is not preachy. Because this book is written from a point of view of a six-year-old girl and we can understand how innocently she has narrated this book. 

If the book is that good then the quotes of this book will be inspirational and valuable. Here we have compiled a list of best quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird Book.

List of Best quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird book:

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

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

2. “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.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

3. “People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

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

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

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

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

6. “I think there’s just one kind of folks. Folks.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

7. “People in their right minds never take pride in their talents.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

8. “It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

9. “With him, life was routine; without him, life was unbearable.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

10. “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 corncribs, they don’t do one thing but sing their hearts out for us. That’s why it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

11. “You can choose your friends but you sho’ can’t choose your family, an’ they’re still kin to you no matter whether you acknowledge ’em or not, and it makes you look right silly when you don’t.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

12. “It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

13. “Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

14. “As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it…Whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, that white man is trash.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

15. “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.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

16. “We’re paying the highest tribute you can pay a man. We trust him to do right. It’s that simple.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

17. “There is just some kind of men who-who’re so busy worrying about the next world they’ve never learned to live in this one, and you can look down the street and see the results.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

18. “Things are always better in the morning.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

19. “I know now what he was trying to do, but Atticus was only a man. It takes a woman to do that kind of work.”

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

20. ” ‘Atticus, he was really nice’. ‘Most people are, Scout when you finally see them.’ “

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

So, This was the list of best quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird book and we hope you guys liked it and if you guys have and suggestion then please feel free to comment down below.

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