"Our mother died when I was two, so I never felt her absence." (7)
You got one shot and you shot to the right, Atticus!
"Miss Caroline Fisher, our teacher, hauled me up to the front of the room and patted my hand with a ruler, then made me stand in a corner until noon." (21)
Bye Bye Flowers
I'll push you over again.
"My folks said your daddy was a disgrace an' that nigger oughta hang from the water tank!" (102)
Scout the Warrior
I love hanging out with my brother, Jem, and my future husband, Dill
"That's what I said, Jem Finch. Guess you'll change your tune now. The very idea, didn't you know his nickname was Ol' One-Shot when he was a boy? Why, down at the Landing when he was coming up, if he shot fifteen times and hit fourteen doves he'd complain about wasting ammunition." (130)
"By that time I was shrieking. Jem yanked my hair, said he didn't care, he'd do it again if he got a chance. I didn't shut up and he kicked me." (137)
"When we were small, Jem and I confined our activities to the southern neighborhood, but when I was well into the second grade at school and tormenting Boo Radley became passe..." (132)