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Best Harry Potter Quotes




I solemnly swear I am up to no good.
Harry Potter

Fear of a name only increases fear of the thing itself.
Hermione Granger

Honestly, am I the only person who's ever bothered to read 'Hogwarts: A History?
Hermione Granger

But you know, happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.
Albus Dumbledore

Mr. and Mrs. Dursley of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much.

Don’t let the muggles get you down.
Ron Weasley

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

There will be no foolish wand-waving or silly incantations in this class. As such, I don't expect many of you to appreciate the subtle science and exact art that is potion-making. However, for those select few who possess the predisposition, I can teach you how to bewitch the mind and ensnare the senses. I can tell you how to bottle fame, brew glory, and even put a stopper in death. Then again, maybe some of you have come to Hogwarts in possession of abilities so formidable that you feel confident enough to not pay attention!
Professor Severus Snape

I want to commit the murder I was imprisoned for.
Sirius Black

Dobby is free.
Dobby

Are you insane? Of course I want to leave the Dursleys! Have you got a house? When can I move in?
Harry Potter

Training for the ballet, Potter?
Draco Malfoy

Why, dear boy, we don’t send wizards to Azkaban just for blowing up their aunts.
Cornelius Fudge

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

You think the dead we loved truly ever leave us? You think that we don’t recall them more clearly in times of great trouble?
Albus Dumbledore

Mischief Managed!
Harry Potter

I’ll be in my bedroom, making no noise and pretending I’m not there.
Harry Potter

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

I am what I am, an' I'm not ashamed. 'Never be ashamed,' my ol' dad used ter say, 'there's some who'll hold it against you, but they're not worth botherin' with.'
Rubeus Hagrid

I hope you're pleased with yourselves. We could all have been killed — or worse, expelled. Now if you don't mind, I'm going to bed.
Hermione Granger

It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.
Albus Dumbledore

Yer a wizard Harry.
Rubeus Hagrid

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

Hearing voices no one else can hear isn’t a good sign, even in the wizarding world.
Ron Weasley

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

Your devotion is nothing more than cowardice. You would not be here if you had anywhere else to go.
Voldemort

‘There are all kinds of courage,’ said Dumbledore, smiling. ‘It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.

When in doubt, go to the library.
Ron Weasley

’Ah, music,’ he said, wiping his eyes. ‘A magic beyond all we do here!'
Albus Dumbledore

Fawkes is a phoenix, Harry. Phoenixes burst into flame when it is time for them to die and are reborn from the ashes.
Albus Dumbledore

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

Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.
Albus Dumbledore

Fame is a fickle friend, Harry. Celebrity is as celebrity does. Remember that.
Gilderoy Lockhart

‘The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.'
Albus Dumbledore

Anyone can speak Troll. All you have to do is point and grunt.
Fred Weasley

Honestly, if you were any slower, you’d be going backward.
Draco Malfoy

Curiosity is not a sin…. But we should exercise caution with our curiosity… yes, indeed.
Albus Dumbledore

You're a little scary sometimes, you know that? Brilliant ... but scary.
Ron Weasley

Twitchy little ferret, aren’t you, Malfoy?
Hermione Granger

There are some things you can’t share without ending up liking each other, and knocking out a twelve-foot mountain troll is one of them.


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