Posts Tagged ‘J.K. Rowling’

Quote of the day, Nov. 24

November 24, 2017

J.K. Rowling, from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“It is a curious thing, Harry, but perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it. Those who, like you, have leadership thrust upon them, and take up the mantle because they must, and find to their own surprise that they wear it well.”

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Quote of the day, Oct. 2

October 2, 2017

J.K. Rowling, from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”

Quote of the day, Oct. 1

October 2, 2017

J.K. Rowling, from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 9

September 10, 2017

J.K. Rowling, on relationships (from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix)

“Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.”

Quote of the day, July 14

July 15, 2017

J.K. Rowling, from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.”

Quote of the day, July 31

July 31, 2016

J.K. Rowling, on the imagination

“We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all the power we need inside ourselves already. We have the power to imagine better.”

Quote of the day, Aug. 22

August 22, 2014

J.K. Rowling, Dumbledore from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.”

 

Quote of the day, July 10

July 9, 2014

J.K. Rowling, from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“If you want to know what a man’s like,  take a good look at how heb treats  his inferiors, not his equals.”