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Head High, Fists Down

(Atticus Finch speaking to his daughter, Scout...)

You might hear some ugly talk about it at school, but do one thing for me if you will: you just hold your head high and keep those fists down. No matter what anybody says to you, don't you let 'em get your goat. Try fighting with your head for a change . . . It's a good one, even if it does resist learning.

- Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird (HarperCollins, 1993) , p. 124.