Book Quotes by Harper Lee

Nelle Harper Lee, 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.

The best Book Quotes

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.

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Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

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

Harper Lee in To kill a Mockingbird
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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 in To kill a Mockingbird
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Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.

Harper Lee in To kill a Mockingbird
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