I never thought I'd hear myself say it, but safety first!

J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling

Profession: Novelist
Nationality: British

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Harry Potter told his son you're a great man. [...] He said you were the bravest man he'd ever met. He knew, you see — he knew your secret — what you did for Dumbledore. And he admired you for it — greatly. And that's why he named his son — my best friend — after you both. Albus Severus Potter.

I never need to find time to read. When people say to me, ‘Oh, yeah, I love reading. I would love to read, but I just don't have time,' I'm thinking, ‘How can you not have time?' I read when I'm drying my hair. I read in the bath. I read when I'm sitting in the bathroom. Pretty much anywhere I can do the job one-handed, I read.

If you ever do run across it, you will now be prepared.

While there have been no proven referee slayings since, there have been several incidences of broom-tampering over the centuries, the most dangerous being the transformation of the referee's broom into a Portkey, so that he or she is whisked away from the match halfway through and turns up months later in the Sahara Desert.

I always felt an outsider.

But you won't help her son, said Harry. She gave me her life, but you won't give me a memory.

What on earth is more important than this memory, Harry?

They run off eckeltricity, do they?" he said knowledgeably. "Ah yes, I can see the plugs. I collect plugs," he added to Uncle Vernon. "And batteries. Got a large collection of batteries.

Killing is not so easy as the innocent believe.

Witness for the defense, Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore.

I loved writing for kids, I loved talking to children about what I'd written, I don't want to leave that behind.

Give the incantation, and b) describe the wand movement required to make objects fly...

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

I dare say you'll find you can,' said Professor McGonagall through tightly gritted teeth.