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20 Most Memorable Harry Potter Quotes


When the Harry Potter novels were released, as well as the movies, people were thrilled. Harry Potter literary took over the world. The young, the old, everyone was mesmerized. Harry Potter put a spell on people and everyone, all over the world, just could not wait for next big Harry Potter release. Suddenly, J.K. Rowling became a star, a force to reckon with.

There have been many books (and movies) that have come out with the same theme as Harry Potter but they haven’t done so well. It makes many wonder why did the Harry Potter series broke through the way they did. So, what made them special? How come everyone was so interested?
Well, firstly, Harry Potter’s story is quite relate-able. Even though kids out there are not dealing with magic, witches and spells, they are dealing with the same family and educational issues that Harry Potter is portraying. Just like all kids out there, harry Potter thinks about school, girls, friends and homework. This simply makes him connect with many kids.

Secondly, parents love him because it seems Harry Potter makes the right decisions most times and throughout the book series, he grows mentally and matures in a way that is quite commendable. He is not rebellious and fight for what’s right. This makes him a favorite among parents who are struggling with raising their kids the right way.

Throughout the book series, we were treated to a gazillion quotes. Some of them were amazing, some unusual, some relate-able, some inspirational, some magical, some unusual, and others, just downright naughty. The quotes made us search deep into our souls for that spark that puts a smile on our faces and gives us a new ray of hope. We have compiled a few of the 20 most memorable Harry Potter quotes to make you go back to that special, magical place.

1 Turn on the light

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Happiness can be found in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light

2. Who we really are

We've all got both light and dark inside of us.What matters is the part we choose to act on, that's who we really are

We’ve all got both light and dark inside of us.What matters is the part we choose to act on, that’s who we really are

3. Trouble finds me

I don't go looking for trouble. Trouble usually finds me

I don’t go looking for trouble. Trouble usually finds me

4. Stand up to our enemies

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

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

5. Pity the living

Do not pity the dead, pity the living and above all, those who live without love

Do not pity the dead, pity the living and above all, those who live without love

6. We are strong united

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

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

7. Treating inferiors

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

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

8. The source of magic

Words, in my humble opinion, are the most inexhaustible source of magic we have

Words, in my humble opinion, are the most inexhaustible source of magic we have

9. Facing the choice

We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy

We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy

10. I’m up to no good

I solemnly swear that i'm up to no good

I solemnly swear that i’m up to no good

11. Our abilities

It is our choices that show us what we truly are far more than our abilities

It is our choices that show us what we truly are far more than our abilities

12. After all this time

After all this time? Always.

After all this time? Always.

13. Believe in yourself

working hard is important. But there's something that matters even more. Believing in yourself

working hard is important. But there’s something that matters even more. Believing in yourself

14. Death is an adventure

To the well organized mind, death is but the next great adventure

To the well organized mind, death is but the next great adventure

15. Fear of a name

Fear of a name increases fear of a thing itself

Fear of a name increases fear of a thing itself

16. Fear of the unknown

It's the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness. Nothing more

It’s the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness. Nothing more

17. Never trust anything

Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can't see where it keeps its brain

Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t see where it keeps its brain

18. The mind is not a book

The mind is not a book, to be opened at will and examined at leisure

The mind is not a book, to be opened at will and examined at leisure

19. Things we lose

Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end. If not always in the way we expect

Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end. If not always in the way we expect

20. What is life

What is life without a little risk?

What is life without a little risk?