Since then, I have served.

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: British

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It was, he thought, the difference between being dragged into the arena to face a battle to the death and walking into the arena with your head held high.

Celebrity is as celebrity does.

I've never made gold flames appear before.

Don't worry, you're just as sane as I am.

I am the creature you have not seen. I am you. I am me. The echo unforseen. Sometimes in front, sometimes behind. A constant companion, for we are entwined.

There appears to be something to do with vehicles and movement that stimulates my writing.

The is never a perfect answer in this messy, emotional world. Perfection is beyond the reach of humankind, beyond the reach of magic. In every shining moment of happiness is that drop of poison: the knowledge that pain will come again. [...] To suffer is as human as to breathe.

And he knew that at that moment, they understood each other perfectly, and when he told her what he was going to do now, she would not say ‘be careful' or ‘don't do it', but she would accept his decision because she would not have expected anything less of him.

There is no point in apportioning blame. What is done, is done.

Do us a favour, Perce,' said Bill, yawning, ‘and shut up.

Just — just to be clear, he said. You want to leave Tonks at her parents' house and come away with us?

Andrew hated to see her humiliated and pathetic like this; but he half hated her too for landing herself in it, when any idiot could have seen...

She is an immensely controlling person, and all who challenge her authority and world-view must, in her opinion, be punished. She actively enjoys subjugating and humiliating others, and except in their declared allegiances, there is little to choose between her and Bellatrix Lestrange.

I just hate meetings. Though it's true that once you've made a lot of money, people around you might be full of ideas about ways to make lots more money and might be disappointed that you don't want to seize every opportunity to do so.