Quotes by Joanne K. Rowling

Joanne Rowling is a British novelist, philanthropist, film and television producer and screenwriter best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have won multiple awards, and sold more than 500 million copies, becoming the best-selling book series in history.

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Whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home.

HogwartsJoanne K. Rowling
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The most important thing is to read as much as you can, like I did. It will give you an understanding of what makes good writing and it will enlarge your vocabulary.

WritingJoanne K. Rowling
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Once upon a time, there was a tiny country called Cornucopia, which had been ruled for centuries by a long line of fair-haired kings. The king at the time of which I write was called King Fred the Fearless. He'd announced the ‘Fearless’ bit himself, on the morning of his coronation, partly because it sounded nice with 'Fred', but also because he'd once managed to catch and kill a wasp all by himself, if you didn't count five footmen and the boot boy.

Joanne K. Rowling in The Ickabog
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Sometimes, darkness comes from unexpected places.

Joanne K. Rowling, via Twitter, 05.09.2019
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I do have a tendency to walk on the dark side sometimes. I have suffered from depression, I know how that feels, I have an innate inclination that way. Writing does help with that.

Writing, DepressionJoanne K. Rowling, September 2012
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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.

Failures, Taking action, MotivationJoanne K. Rowling
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I would like to be remembered as someone who did the best she could with the talent she had.

TalentJoanne K. Rowling
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The internet has been a boon and a curse for teenagers.

InternetJoanne K. Rowling
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I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book.

Books, ReadingJoanne K. Rowling
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I do believe that something very magical can happen when you read a good book.

Books, ReadingJoanne K. Rowling
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Every second he breathed, the smell of the grass, the cool air on his face, was so precious: to think that people had years and years, time to waste, so much time it dragged, and he was clinging to each second.

Joanne K. Rowling in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
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If you don’t like to read you haven’t found the right book.

Books, ReadingJoanne K. Rowling
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Although there is a lot of Christian imagery in the books. That's undeniable. But that's an allusion to a belief system in which I was raised.

ChristianityJoanne K. Rowling, über Harry Potter
 
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If you need to tell your readers something...there are only two characters that you can put it convincingly into their dialogue. One is Hermione, the other is Dumbledore. In both cases you accept, it's plausible that they have, well Dumbledore knows pretty much everything anyway, but that Hermione has read it somewhere.

Joanne K. Rowling
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We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.

Imagination, MagicJoanne K. Rowling
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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.

FailuresJoanne K. Rowling
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