Harry Potter

I reread the Harry Potter books trying to find quotes on insects and spiders, but found some other goodies which are also included in the following selection of quotes.

Harry Potter books
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" ... perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it."

Dumbledore
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling

" ... there are far, far worse things in the living world than dying."

Dumbledore
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling

" ... you could claim that anything's real if the only basis for believing in it is that nobody's proved it doesn't exist!"

Hermione
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling

"... Spiders flee before it! It all fits!"

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling

"... It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities."

Dumbledore
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling

"An' there's no point tryin' ter steal any, Goyle," he added, his beetle-black eyes narrowed.

Hagrid
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
J.K. Rowling

"Bugging," said Hermione happily.
"But you said they didn't work —"
"Oh not electronic bugs," said Hermione.
"No, you see ... Rita Skeeter" - Hermione's voice trembled with quiet triumph - "is an unregistered Animagus. She can turn -" Hermione pulled a small sealed glass jar out of her bag.
"- into a beetle."

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
J.K. Rowling

"But you don't give a rat's fart, do you, it's only the Forbidden Forest, Harry I've-Faced-Worse Potter doesn't care what happens to her in here - well, I do, all right, giant spiders and mental stuff -"

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling

"Completely lousy," said Ron in a hollow voice, sinking into a chair beside Hermione. She looked up at Ron and her frostiness seemed to melt.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"Course," said Ron abruptly, as they strode across the black grass, "we might get to the Forest and find there's nothing to follow. Those spiders might not've been going there at all."

Ron
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling

"Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and above all, those who live without love."

Dumbledore
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling

"Don't be stupid," Hermione snapped, starting to pound up her beetles again.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
J.K. Rowling

"Engorgio."
The spider gave a little shiver, bouncing slightly in the web. Harry tried again. This time the spider grew slightly larger.
"Stop that," said Ron sharply. "I'm sorry I said Dumbledore was young, okay?"
Harry had forgotten Ron's hatred of spiders. "Sorry - Reducio."
The spider did not shrink. ...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling

"Follow the spiders," said Ron, wiping his mouth on his sleeve. "I'll never forgive Hagrid. We're lucky to be alive."

Ron
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling

"Had a good summer so far?"
"No, it's been lousy," said Harry.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"Hagrid's in trouble," said Harry, breathing very fast. "That's why we've come."
    "In trouble?" said the aged spider, and Harry thought he heard concern beneath the clicking pincers.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling

"I am here on Dumbledore's orders," said Snape, whose voice, by contrast, was becoming more and more quietly waspish, "but by all means stay, Black, I know you like to feel ... involved."

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"I'm rubbish," croaked Ron. "I'm lousy. I can't play to save my life. What was I thinking?"

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"It's not my own neck I'm saving," said Harry tersely, tugging the trunk over a patch of particularly uneven, moth-eaten carpet right in front of the door.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"Maybe she had you bugged," said Harry. "Bugged?" said Ron blankly. "What put fleas on her or something?"

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
J.K. Rowling

"Oh no," said Umbridge, smiling so widely that she looked as though she had just swallowed a particularly juicy fly. "Oh no, no, no."

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"Ron, we're supposed to show the first years where to go!"

"Oh yeah," said Ron, who had obviously forgotten. "Hey - hey you lot! Midgets!"

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"That was quite good,” Harry lied, but when she raised her eyebrows he said, "Well, no, it was lousy, but I know you can do it properly, I was watching from over there. ..."

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"That's it, isn't it, boy? You're on the run from the law!"

"Of course I'm not," said Harry, shaking his head as though to scare off a fly, his mind racing now.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling

"The thing that lives in the castle," said Aragog, "is an ancient creature we spiders fear above all others. …"

Aragog
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling


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