In the Harry Potter books and movies, Albus Dumbledore can do spells that make ordinary wizards' heads spin, he can defeat dark wizards in duels, but most of all, he can drop gems of wisdom that are pure magic. Throughout the series, Dumbledore is known for his impeccable wit and insights — when he speaks, wizards and Muggles alike listen.
Quotes tagged as "harry-potter" (showing 1-30 of 558) “Mr. Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people's business. Mr. Prongs agrees with Mr. Moony, and would like to add that Professor Snape is an ugly git.
Quotes tagged as "bellatrix-lestrange" (showing 1-5 of 5) “You - will - never - touch - our - children - again!' screamed Mrs. Weasley. Bellatrix laughed, the same exhilarated laugh her cousin Sirius had given as he toppled backwards through the veil, and suddenly Harry knew what was going to happen before it did.
After you read these Severus Snape quotes, you'll trust him, too. Even though I am a 25-year-old adult woman and the last of the Harry Potter books was published a little less than 10 years ago, it is still important for me to specify that I did not jump on the Snape bandwagon after his innocence was proven in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
The truth is, though Harry was the protagonist of the series, he never could have accomplished anything had it not been for a LOT of people — including Ron Weasley. The Harry Potter series is really an ensemble adventure, and Ron is right there in the midst of the action.
"Humph," snorted Professor McGonagall [to Neville]. "It’s high time your grandmother learned to be proud of the grandson she’s got, rather than the one she thinks she ought to have." —J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince "Hogwarts is threatened!" shouted Professor McGonagall.
"Oh, this is Crabbe and this is Goyle," said the pale boy carelssly, noticing where Harry was looking. "And my name's Malfoy, Draco Malfoy." Ron gave a slight cough, which might have been hiding a snigger. Draco Malfoy looked at him. "Think my name's funny, do you? No need to ask who you are.
From Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ‘Good day,’ said the misty voice of Professor Trelawney right behind Harry, making him jump. ‘You are preoccupied, my dear,’ she said mournfully to Harry. ‘My Inner Eye sees past your brave face to the troubled soul within. And I regret to say that your worries are not baseless.
— Argus Filch accuses Harry Potter of having killed Mrs Norris Filch catching Harry Potter and Ron Weasley after they crash a car into the Whomping Wellow At the beginning of the year, Harry Potter and Ronald Weasley arrived at school, not via the Hogwarts Express, but in Arthur Weasley's Flying Ford Anglia; Minerva McGonagall, their Head of House, gave them different punishments.
Quotes tagged as "remus-lupin" (showing 1-19 of 19) “Mr. Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people's business. Mr. Prongs agrees with Mr. Moony, and would like to add that Professor Snape is an ugly git.
Quotes tagged as "cedric-diggory" (showing 1-3 of 3) “Well, obviously, she's feeling very sad, because of Cedric dying. Then I expect she's feeling confused because she liked Cedric and now she likes Harry, and she can't work out who she likes best.
Grindelwald was the first known Durmstrang student introduced in canon, although the fact that he attended Durmstrang was only revealed in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Aside from Harry Potter, Grindelwald is the only character who is mentioned by name in a title of the wizarding world franchise.
Kreacher's role in the Harry Potter series has been compared to the role of Gollum in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, in that he is unwilling servant of the story's protagonist. His desire to protect all the heirlooms of the House of Black can be linked to Gollum's desire for the One Ring.