RIP Harper Lee’s Mockingbird

“Shoot all the blue jays you
want, if you can hit ’em, but remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird”. American novelist Nelle Harper Lee took off from this world with some informative thoughts and treasured contribution in the field of Literature. She’s known for her novel ‘To kill a Mocking bird’ which turned out to be a turning point in her life. Immediate success bagged her most honorable award ‘Pulitzer Prize’ in 1961. She was also honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom for her exceptional contribution to American literary tradition at the White House by the then President Geroge.W.Bush making her one of the bestselling authors in the history.

Here are some ‘thoughts’ that require your thought!

“Things are never as bad as they seem”

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

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

“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”

“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”

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