J.k. Rowling Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old j.k. rowling quotes, j.k. rowling sayings, and j.k. rowling proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

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To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.      

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Depression is the most unpleasant thing I have ever experienced. . . . It is that absence of being able to envisage that you will ever be cheerful again. The absence of hope. That very deadened feeling, which is so very different from feeling sad. Sad hurts but it's a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different.     

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It's a strange thing, but when you are dreading something, and would give anything to slow down time, it has a disobliging habit of speeding up.     

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We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.     

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Books are like mirrors: if a fool looks in, you cannot expect a genius to look out.     

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Twilight fell: The sky turned to a light, dusky purple littered with tiny silver stars.     

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It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends.     

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To hurt is as human as to breathe.     

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Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.     

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Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.     

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Love as powerful as your mother's for you leaves its own mark to have been loved so deeply .. will give us some protection forever.     

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Well you seemed too busy to call him a prat and I thought someone should.     

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There is an expiry date on blaming your parents for steering you in the wrong direction; the moment you are old enough to take the wheel, responsibility lies with you.     

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There is no good and evil, there is only power and those too weak to seek it.     

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To hurt is as human as to breathe.     

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He gave everything to everybody. Except to me.     

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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 have failed by default.     

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Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me.     

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

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To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever.     

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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.     

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It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.     

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Always the innocent are the first victims, so it has been for ages past, so it is now.     

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Abundance is the quality of life you live and quality of life you give to others.     

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Courtesy dictates that we offer fellow wizards the opportunity of denying us entry.     

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We've all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That's who we really are.     

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Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery     

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It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.     

J.K. Rowling

Imagination is not only the uniquely human capacity to envision that which is not, and therefore the fount of all invention and innovation. In its arguably most transformative and revelatory capacity, it is the power to that enables us to empathize with humans whose experiences we have never shared.     

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