Those who are fans of the Harry Potter series grew up with it. These films taught valuable lessons and somehow managed to do so while also still being entertaining! One of the most prominent characteristics that Potterheads take pride in is their ability to quote the books and the movies.
With some searching, Penn Book was able to find quite a few quotes from the wizarding world! Here we have a collection of Famous Harry Potter Quotes from the movies and books that should be remembered by all fans, alongside where they came from.
Table of Contents
- 1 Inspirational Harry Potter Quotes
- 2 Good Harry Potter Quotes Funny
- 3 Other Favorite Harry Potter Quotes
Inspirational Harry Potter Quotes
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
‘The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.’ — Albus Dumbledore
There are some things you can’t share without ending up liking each other, and knocking out a twelve-foot mountain troll is one of them.
It does not do well to dwell on dreams and forget to live. ― Albus Dumbledore
To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure. ― Albus Dumbledore
Mr. and Mrs. Dursley of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much.
I hope you’re pleased with yourselves. We could all have been killed — or worse, expelled. Now if you don’t mind, I’m going to bed. ― Hermione Granger
‘There are all kinds of courage,’ said Dumbledore, smiling. ‘It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.’
You’re a little scary sometimes, you know that? Brilliant … but scary. — Ron Weasley
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends. ― Albus Dumbledore
Yer a wizard Harry. ― Rubeus Hagrid
’ Ah, music,’ he said, wiping his eyes. ‘A magic beyond all we do here!’ — Albus Dumbledore
There will be no foolish wand-waving or silly incantations in this class. As such, I don’t expect many of you to appreciate the subtle science and exact art that is potion-making. However, for those select few who possess the predisposition, I can teach you how to bewitch the mind and ensnare the senses. I can tell you how to bottle fame, brew glory, and even put a stopper in death. Then again, maybe some of you have come to Hogwarts in possession of abilities so formidable that you feel confident enough to not pay attention! — Professor Severus Snape
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Fear of a name only increases fear of the thing itself. — Hermione Granger
Fame is a fickle friend, Harry. Celebrity is as celebrity does. Remember that. — Gilderoy Lockhart
I’ll be in my bedroom, making no noise and pretending I’m not there. — Harry Potter
Hearing voices no one else can hear isn’t a good sign, even in the wizarding world. — Ron Weasley
When in doubt, go to the library. — Ron Weasley
It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. — Albus Dumbledore
Honestly, if you were any slower, you’d be going backward. — Draco Malfoy
Dobby is free. — Dobby
Training for the ballet, Potter? — Draco Malfoy
Fawkes is a phoenix, Harry. Phoenixes burst into flame when it is time for them to die and are reborn from the ashes. — Albus Dumbledore
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
I solemnly swear I am up to no good. ― Harry Potter
Why, dear boy, we don’t send wizards to Azkaban just for blowing up their aunts. — Cornelius Fudge
You think the dead we loved truly ever leave us? You think that we don’t recall them more clearly in times of great trouble? — Albus Dumbledore
Honestly, am I the only person who’s ever bothered to read ‘Hogwarts: A History?’ — Hermione Granger
But you know, happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light. ― Albus Dumbledore
Are you insane? Of course I want to leave the Dursleys! Have you got a house? When can I move in? — Harry Potter
Mischief Managed! — Harry Potter
Don’t let the muggles get you down. — Ron Weasley
I want to commit the murder I was imprisoned for. — Sirius Black
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals. — Sirius Black
Just because it’s taken you three years to notice, Ron, doesn’t mean no one else has spotted I’m a girl! — Hermione Granger
Differences of habit and language are nothing at all if our aims are identical and our hearts are open. — Albus Dumbledore
It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be. ― Albus Dumbledore
We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided. — Albus Dumbledore
Your devotion is nothing more than cowardice. You would not be here if you had anywhere else to go. — Voldemort
Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it. — Albus Dumbledore
Curiosity is not a sin…. But we should exercise caution with our curiosity… yes, indeed. — Albus Dumbledore
Twitchy little ferret, aren’t you, Malfoy? — Hermione Granger
Anyone can speak Troll. All you have to do is point and grunt. — Fred Weasley
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.’ — Rubeus Hagrid
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Give her hell from us, Peeves.’ And Peeves, whom Harry had never seen take an order from a student before, swept his belled hat from his head and sprang to a salute as Fred and George wheeled about to tumultuous applause from the students below and sped out of the open front doors into the glorious sunset. ― Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
I mean, it’s sort of exciting, isn’t it, breaking the rules? — Hermione Granger
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. ― Sirius Black
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. — Albus Dumbledore
I think we’ve outgrown full-time education … Time to test our talents in the real world, d’you reckon?, — Fred Weasley
Harry witnessed Professor McGonagall walking right past Peeves who was determinedly loosening a crystal chandelier and could have sworn he heard her tell the poltergeist out of the corner of her mouth, ‘It unscrews the other way.’ ― Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Youth can not know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young. — Albus Dumbledore
Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end, if not always in the way we expect. ― Luna Lovegood.
Wit beyond measure is man’s greatest treasure. — Luna Lovegood
I think I’ll just go down and have some pudding and wait for it all to turn up — it always does in the end. ― Luna Lovegood
Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn’t mean we all have. ― Hermione Granger
You can laugh, but people used to believe there were no such things as the Blibbering Humdinger or the Crumple-Horned Snorkack! ― Luna Lovegood
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
And now, Harry, let us step out into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure. — Albus Dumbledore
Dumbledore says people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right. — Hermione Granger
‘The thing about growing up with Fred and George is that you sort of start thinking anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.’ — Ginny Weasley
#Harry Potter movie quotes
Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth. — Albus Dumbledore
Once again, you show all the sensitivity of a blunt axe. — Nearly Headless Nick
It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more. — Albus Dumbledore
There is no need to call me ‘sir,’ Professor. —Harry Potter
You’re just as sane as I am. —Luna Lovegood
I am a wizard, not a baboon brandishing a stick.
#harry potter love quotes
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
It is the quality of one’s convictions that determines success, not the number of followers. —Remus Lupin
‘No, Harry, you listen,’ said Hermione. ‘We’re coming with you. That was decided months ago — years, really.’
Harry was left to ponder in silence the depths to which girls would sink to get revenge.
’ That wand’s more trouble than it’s worth,’ said Harry. ‘And quite honestly,’ he turned away from the painted portraits, thinking now only of the four-poster bed lying waiting for him in Gryffindor Tower, and wondering whether Kreacher might bring him a sandwich there, ‘I’ve had enough trouble for a lifetime.’
Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving. — Kingsley Shacklebolt
Not my daughter, you b*tch! ― Molly Weasley
#Classic Harry Potter quotes
And Percy was shaking his brother, and Ron was kneeling beside them, and Fred’s eyes stared without seeing, the ghost of his last laugh still etched upon his face.
He can run faster than Severus Snape confronted with shampoo. — Fred Weasley
‘Why are they all staring?’ demanded Albus as he and Rose craned around to look at the other students. ‘Don’t let it worry you,’ said Ron. ‘It’s me. I’m extremely famous.’
#Harry Potter quotes about friendship
Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real? ― Albus Dumbledore
I’ve always wanted to use that spell. ― Minerva McGonagall
All was well.
It is 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. — Albus Dumbledore
‘He must have known I’d run out on you.’ ‘No,’ Harry corrected him. ‘He must’ve always known you’d always want to come back.’
‘After all this time?’ ‘Always,’ said Snape.
Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it. ― Albus Dumbledore
Good Harry Potter Quotes Funny
We’ll send you a Hogwarts toilet seat. —George Weasley, Harry Potter, and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
Alas! Ear wax! —Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter, and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
You haven’t got a letter on your [sweater]. I suppose she thinks you don’t forget your name. But we’re not stupid — we know we’re called Gred and Forge. —George Weasley, Harry Potter, and the Sorcerer’s Stone
MOLLY WEASLEY: “Your sons flew that car to Harry’s house and back last night! What have you got to say about that, eh?”
ARTHUR WEASLEY: “Did you really? Did it go all right?” —Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
Of all the trees we could’ve hit, we had to get one that hits back. —Ron Weasley after flying the Weasley car into the Whomping Willow, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Amazing! Amazing! This is just like magic! —Gilderoy Lockhart, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
HERMIONE: “Harry, don’t go picking a row with Malfoy, don’t forget, he’s a prefect now, he could make life difficult for you.”
HARRY: “Wow, I wonder what it’d be like to have a difficult life?” —Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
Other Favorite Harry Potter Quotes
’The thing about growing up with Fred and George,’ said Ginny thoughtfully, ‘is that you sort of start thinking anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.’
Time will not slow down when something unpleasant lies ahead.
GEORGE: Hello, Harry. We thought we heard your dulcet tones.
FRED: You don’t want to bottle up your anger like that, Harry, let it all out. There might be a couple of people fifty miles away who didn’t hear you. —Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Oh, angsty Book 5 Harry.
As much money and life as you could want! The two things most human beings would choose above all – the trouble is, humans do have a knack of choosing precisely those things that are worst for them. — Albus Dumbledore
RITA SKEETER: Congratulations, Harry! I wonder if you could give me a quick word? How you felt facing that dragon? How you feel now, about the fairness of the scoring?
HARRY: Yeah, you can have a word. Good-bye. —Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Unfortunately, this sick burn does little to keep wizarding tabloid journalist Rita Skeeter at bay.
Your mother died to save you. If there is one thing Voldemort cannot understand, it is love. Love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves it’s own mark. To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever. — Albus Dumbledore
Snape was looking as though the first person to ask him for a Love Potion would be force-fed poison.
’An Unbreakable Vow?’ said Ron, looking stunned. ‘Nah, he can’t have…. Are you sure?’
‘Yes I’m sure,’ said Harry. ‘Why, what does it mean?’
‘Well, you can’t break an Unbreakable Vow…’
‘I’d worked that much out for myself, funnily enough.’
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