The best Quotes and Sayings about Slytherin

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Albus Severus, you were named after two headmasters of Hogwarts. One of them was Slytherin and he was probably the bravest man I ever knew.

Harry James Potter in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
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A lot of people say that Slytherins and Gryffindors represent two sides of the same coin.

GryffindorJoanne K. Rowling in Wizarding World
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But we're not bad people. We're like our emblem, the snake: sleek, powerful, and frequently misunderstood.

SnakesJoanne K. Rowling in Wizarding World
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You could be great, you know, it's all here in your head, and Slytherin will help you on the way to greatness.

Sorting Hat in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
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Or perhaps in Slytherin
You'll make your real friends
Those cunning folks use any means
To achieve their ends

Sorting Hat in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
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Better Hufflepuff than Slytherin. There's not a single witch or wizard who went bad who wasn't in Slytherin. You-Know-Who was one.

Rubeus Hagrid in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
 
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Slytherin wished to be more selective about the students admitted to Hogwarts. He believed that magical learning should be kept within all-magic families.

Cuthbert Binns in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
 
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Being able to talk to snakes was what Salazar Slytherin was famous for. That's why the symbol of Slytherin house is a serpent.

Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
 
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"I thought," said Phineas Nigellus, stroking his pointed beard, "that to belong in Gryffindor house you were supposed to be brave? It looks to me as though you would have been better off in my own house. We Slytherins are brave, yes, but not stupid. For instance, given the choice, we will always choose to save our own necks."

GryffindorHarry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
 
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And here come the Slytherin team, led by captain Flint. He's made some changes in the line-up and seems to be going for size rather than skill.

Lee Jordan in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
 
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Isn't it obvious all this stuff's coming from Slytherin? The Heir of Slytherin, the monster of Slytherin - why don't they just chuck all the Slytherins out?

Lee Jordan in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
 
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The Slytherin common room was a long, low underground room with rough stone walls and ceiling, from which round, greenish lamps were hanging on chains. A fire was crackling under an elaborately carved mantelpiece ahead of them, and several Slytherins were silhouetted around it in carved chairs.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
 
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Take only those they wanted, so,
For instance, Slytherin
Took only pure-blood wizards
Of great cunning, just like him

Sorting Hat in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
 
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The time has come for Slytherin House to decide upon its loyalties.

Minerva McGonagall in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
 
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Phineas Nigellus called, in his high, reedy voice, "And let it be noted that Slytherin House played its part! Let our contribution not be forgotten!"

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
 
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Our emblem is the serpent, the wisest of creatures; our house colours are emerald green and silver, and our common room lies behind a concealed entrance down in the dungeons. As you'll see, its windows look out into the depths of the Hogwarts lake.

SnakesJoanne K. Rowling in Wizarding World
 
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Merlin was a Slytherin. Yes, Merlin himself, the most famous wizard in history!

Joanne K. Rowling in Wizarding World
 
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Desire, cunning, a certain moral flexibility - oh, yes, Slytherin could be just the place for you.

Sorting Hat in Harry Potter: Magic Awakened
 
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