Atticus Finch is the main protagonist of To Kill a Mockingbird.
Intelligent, caring, mature, sophisticated, firm, stern, true-hearted, selfless, wise, kind-hearted, noble, strong.
The Tom Robinson incident and symbolism Edit
Some quotes spoken by Atticus Finch that help readers know him better:
“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"
“There's a lot of ugly things in this world, son. I wish I could keep 'em all away from you. That's never possible.”
“Courage is when you know you're licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what.”