To Kill a Mockingbird Essay | Courage in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Courage in To Kill a Mockingbird

Summary: Discusses the novel To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee. Explores the courage of main character Atticus Finch.
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee demonstrates that courage is fighting what you believe in no matter the consequence. Fighting for your thoughts and morals all the way to the end, without regard for what people or society as a whole think. The mentality of many is that courage is not having fear or being afraid. A person who has never been hit by a car is not afraid only because that person has no reason to be afraid. This example is not courage, but ignorance. Courage is getting into a situation were the outcome is not in your favor, but you jumping in anyways with the hope that you might be able to have a favorable outcome.

Atticus has a definition that "real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin" he precedes to explain that, "you begin anyway and...

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