Stop What You're Doing and Read These 21 To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes

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

Bookworms Will Love Reading These Poignant To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes

To Kill a Mockingbird is one of the most important books in the literary world.

Harper Lee's classic is read by students of all ages and should be revisited constantly as well! There are so many important themes so we decided to wrangle some of the best and most important To Kill a Mockingbird quotes. Use the for you Instagram captions or read them to motivate yourself to be a better person.

Whatever your reason may be, enjoy these To Kill a Mockingbird quotes!

Important Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird

  • "The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience."

  • "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."

  • "Watch carefully, the magic that occurs, when you give a person just enough comfort to be themselves."

  • "People generally see what they look for and hear what they listen for."

  • "There are just some kind of men who're so busy worrying about the next world they've never learned to live in this one..."

  • "Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what."

  • "I think there's just one kind of folks. Folks."

Quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird

  • "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."

  • "Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing."

  • "Atticus told me to delete the adjectives and I'd have the facts."

  • "People in their right minds never take pride in their talents."

  • "It's not time to worry yet."

  • "She seemed glad to see me when I appeared in the kitchen, and by watching her I began to think there was some skill involved in being a girl."

  • "Atticus, he was real nice". "Most people are, Scout, when you finally see them".

To Kill a Mockingbird Quotes

  • "I’d rather you shot at tin cans in the backyard, but I know you’ll go after birds. Shoot all the blue jays you want, if you can hit ‘em, but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird."

  • "There's a lot of ugly things in this world, son. I wish I could keep 'em all away from you. That's never possible."

  • "Try fighting with your head for a change it's a good one, even if it does resist learning."

  • "You can't really get to know a person until you get in their shoes and walk around in them."

  • "Nothin’s real scary except in books."

  • "I came to the conclusion that people were just peculiar, I withdrew from them, and never thought about them until I was forced to."

  • "Sometimes it’s better to bend the law a little in special cases."

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