Atticus Respectful Quotes In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Even though Some people, like Aunt Alexandra thinks Atticus is raising scout wrong because she doesn't like to wear girly clothes. Atticus acts like a teacher to his children, he teaches them wondrous things. Atticus punishes his kids when the deserve it. Jem and Scout are shown to be respectful and treat people the same.

First, Atticus acts like a teacher to his children, he teaches them things to help them learn and understand. He teaches them how to be adults and be respectful. Atticus lets Jem and Scout be children but they know when to act poise. Atticus says "This time we aren't fighting the Yankees, we're fighting our friends. But remember this, no matter how bitter things get, they're still our friends and this is still our home." Chapter 9. Jem and Scout are thought to be compassionate to people and to be kind to people no matter what they have done.

Additionally, Atticus is protective of Jem and Scout. Atticus puts his kids before himself and makes sure there always safe. In chapter 23 Atticus says "Jem, see if you can stand in Bob Ewell's shoes a minute. I destroyed his last shred of
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He shows Jem and Scout not to judge people until they've walked in their shoes. Chapter 3 on page 85-87 Atticus says "First of all, if you can learn a simple trick, Scout, you'll get along a lot better with all kinds of folks. You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.” Out of all the people in this book Atticus is the one who is most likely to not judge someone. He stands up for a black man knowing he will get judged and made fun of.

Indeed, while Some people, like Aunt Alexandra thinks Atticus is raising scout wrong because she doesn't like to wear girly clothes. Atticus acts like a teacher to his children, he protects them. Regardless of skin color Atticus makes sure Jem and Scout treat people with
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