21 Quotes That Prove That J.K. Rowling Is An A++ Life Coach

Life doesn’t come with coaches (unless we pay for one)! However, the godmother of magic is here to save the day. While reading Harry Potter for the first time I didn’t understand how it was stacked with important life advice through and through. So here is a list of J.K. Rowling quotes that have been my saving grace for the past few years.

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

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

2.“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are far more than our abilities.”
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

3.“It does not do well to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” —Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

4. “It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” —Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

5.”But you know, happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” —Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

6.“Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end, if not always in the way we expect.”  —Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

7.“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.” —Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

8.”Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving.” —Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

9. “Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it.” —Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

10.”It’s a curious thing, Harry, but perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it. Those who, like you, have leadership thrust upon them, and take up the mantle because they must, and find to their own surprise that they wear it well.” —Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

11. “Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” —Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

12. “To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

13.  “I am what I am, an’ I’m not ashamed. ‘Never be ashamed,’ my ol’ dad used ter say, ‘there’s some who’ll hold it against you, but they’re not worth botherin’ with.” —Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

14. “Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t see where it keeps its brain.” Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

15. “You sort of start thinking anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

16. “Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.” Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

17. “Suffering like this proves you are still a man! This pain is part of being human … the fact that you can feel pain like this is your greatest strength.” —Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

18. “We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.” Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

19. “Differences of habit and language are nothing at all if our aims are identical and our hearts are open.” —Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

20. “Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.” —Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

21. “Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.” —Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

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