Harper Lee - Quotes

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

The book to read is not the one which thinks for you, but the one which makes you think. No book in the world equals the Bible for that. ---->>>

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

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

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

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it. ---->>>

I think there's just one kind of folks. Folks. ---->>>

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

I never expected any sort of success with 'Mockingbird'... I sort of hoped someone would like it enough to give me encouragement. ---->>>

From childhood on, I did sit in the courtroom watching my father argue cases and talk to juries. ---->>>

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.

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.

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. ---->>>

You've really got to start hitting the books because it's no joke out here. ---->>>

Well, they're Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn't dream of interrupting you at golf.

Well, they're Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn't dream of interrupting you at golf.

Folks don't like to have somebody around knowing more than they do. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-28, 1926
Birthplace:
Die: 2016-02-19
Occupation: Novelist
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Nelle Harper Lee (April 28, 1926 – February 19, 2016), better known by her pen name Harper Lee, was an American novelist widely known for To Kill a Mockingbird, published in 1960. Immediately successful, it won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize and has become a classic of modern American literature. Though Lee had only published this single book, in 2007 she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her contribution to literature (wikipedia)