How crazy is it that 20 years after the debut of J.K Rowling’s Harry Potter series, it’s still one of the most beloved books of all time?
Despite initial “witchcraft” disputes among churches across the world, the series has continued to grow, year after year. It was reported that the Harry Potter franchise has earned an estimated $24,851,000,000, as of September 2016. Between books, movies and toys, Harry Potter is still growing in popularity daily.
A new generation has fallen in love with Hogwarts and all that it entails. Witty characters, who are wise beyond their years, make the series a favorite among all.
We’ve rounded up our 10 favorite Harry Potter quotes to share with our favorite Potterheads. (That’s you!)
- Happiness can be found in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the lights. – Albus Dumbledore
- It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be. – Albus Dumbledore
- What is life without a little risk? -Sirius Black
- We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy. – Albus Dumbledore
- You’re a wizard, Harry! -Rubeus Hagrid
- If you want to know what a man’s like, take at look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals. -Sirius Black
- Don’t let muggles get you down. -Ron Weasley
- Each of us believes that what he has to say is much more important than anything the other might have to contribute! – Albus Dumbledore
- You sort of start thinking anything’s possible, if you’ve got enough courage. -Ginny Weasley
- I don’t go looking for trouble. Trouble usually finds me. -Harry Potter
- It’s our choices that show us who we truly are, far more than our abilities. – Albus Dumbledore
- Working hard is important. But there’s something that matters even more: believing in yourself. -Harry Potter
- Do or do not. There is no try. -Albus Dumbledore
- 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. -Sirius Black
- 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
- Wit beyond measure is a man’s greatest treasure. -Rowena Ravenclaw
- We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided. – Albus Dumbledore
- Have you any idea how much tyrants fear the people they oppress? – Albus Dumbledore
- Don’t put your wand there, boy! -Alastor Moody
- To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. – Albus Dumbledore
You’ve gotta admit, that Dumbledore guy is quite deep! The majority of our favorite quotes came directly from his mouth!
If you’re looking for a way to keep some of your Harry Potter quotes handy, check out our FREE printable Harry Potter bookmark we’ve made for our favorite people! (Once again, that’s YOU!)
Simply click the image below to get your free copy of the printable Harry Potter bookmark.
Once printed, cut the paper in half, on the thick black line. You should now have 2 sections of printable Harry Potter bookmarks. Fold each piece on the black line and laminate. Super simple and you now have 2 adorable new bookmarks with 4 great Harry Potter quotes. Punch a hole in the top and add some yarn for extra fun. Feel free to share with your friends!
Chime in: What’s your favorite Harry Potter quote?
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