Top 10 Quotes by J K Rowling

J K Rowling

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

J K Rowling
Poverty entails fear and stress and sometimes depression. It meets a thousand petty humiliations and hardships. Climbing out of poverty by your own efforts that is something on which to pride yourself but poverty itself is romanticized by fools.
J K Rowling

If you are writing children's books, you need to be a ruthless killer.

J K Rowling
Although people rarely died playing Quidditch, referees had been known to vanish and turn up months later in the Sahara Desert.
J K Rowling

Harry found the [tea]... seemed to burn away a little of the fear fluttering in his chest.

J K Rowling
Dawn seemed to follow midnight with indecent haste.
J K Rowling

Your Wheezy, sir, your Wheezy — Wheezy who is giving Dobby his sweater!

J K Rowling
I hope that even if you remember not a single word of mine, you remember those of Seneca, another of those old Romans I met when I fled down the Classics corridor, in retreat from career ladders, in search of ancient wisdom: As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
J K Rowling

But you're dead,' said Harry. 'Oh, yes,' said Dumbledore matter-of-factly. 'Then... am I dead too?' 'Ah,' said Dumbledore, smiling still more broadly. 'That is the question, isn't it? On the whole, dear boy, I think not.

J K Rowling
Trust me," he said. "I know what I'm doing... or at least" -- he strolled confidently to the door -- "Felix does.