“I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It’s when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.”

—Atticus Finch

Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird



Photo: Deborah Fagan Carpenter


One thought on “This Week’s Southernism, Monday, October 16, 2017

  1. Bill Crews

    One of the best quotes ever from one of the greatest books ever.

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