True Role Model In Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird

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A True role model is a person who possess those qualities that we would want people to have in the near future and those who work to make us a better person. They share their ideas of being a better person and encourage us to make better choices in life. A role model is not just someone who is successful, intellegent or a smart it can be anyone. A role model can even be one of the laziest person in your class or at your work place, who knows. In the novel To Kill A Mockingbird, Harper Lee shows us how Atticus Finch is a true role model. Atticus stands up for the the right. He respects everyone in Maycomb regardless of who they are. He is a true father who loved his children and an ideal role model. Rahim Khan is the voice of another role model, someone who stands up for himself as well as help others in their saddest of saddest times.…show more content…
Their was a point in the novel, how to kill a mocking bird, where Atticus had to fight a case for an afro american named Tim Robinson who was accused for raping a white girl, even though Atticus knew he was losing the case, he is courageous enough to fight for Tim this showed how brave he was. While in the novel Kite Runner during the Russian invasion baba and amir left for american while Rahim khan stayed back in Afghanistan and protected babas house from the invaders this intern showed how Rahim Khan presented bravery in kite runner. Atticus always thought his children to never discriminate the colored and the afro american as he believed they were all the same and this made Atticus a very fair person whilst in Kite runner Rahim khan gave Amir a second chance to be a better person and show his real side making him also a fair person. Rahim Khan and Atticus shared a lot of similar traits which made them look like great role models. They both had the same idea but different
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