93 quotes found by J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
J.K. Rowling
It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
abilities  choices  # 46
J.K. Rowling
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
life  dreams  # 48
J.K. Rowling
I solemnly swear that I am up to no good.
mischief  # 67
J.K. Rowling
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
friends  courage  # 87
J.K. Rowling
It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.
notag  # 119
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To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
inspirational  death  # 133
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Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?
dumbledore  # 134
J.K. Rowling
It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.
dumbledore  # 155
J.K. Rowling
Remember, if the time should come when you have to make a choice between what is right and what is easy, remember what happened to a boy who was good, and kind, and brave, because he strayed across the path of Lord Voldemort. Remember Cedric Diggory.
integrity  # 195
J.K. Rowling
Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all those who live without love.
live-death-love  # 198
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Dumbledore watched her fly away, and as her silvery glow faded he turned back to Snape, and his eyes were full of tears.
life  love  dumbledore  snape  # 217
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The truth." Dumbledore sighed. "It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.
truth  # 228
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Do you remember me telling you we are practicing non-verbal spells, Potter?"
humor  rebellion  sarcasm  # 242
J.K. Rowling
Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn't mean we all have.
hermione  # 266
J.K. Rowling
Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.
pain  # 273