Most J.K. Rowling quotes are taken from Harry Potter books. Of course, when you are a writer of best seller books, it would be likely that people know your character more than yourself. It is not that a writer has many chances to speak in public too. Finding a real quote from J.K Rowling may be quite a task, don’t worry though. Here are three J.K. Rowling quotes for you.
“The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should be treated with caution.”
JK Rowling Quotes
As we all know, Rowling love fantasy world since she was a small girl. This quote may give us the idea why. The truth indeed can be scary sometimes, which makes some people spend their money every weekend to buy some fantasy world in books and movies.
“Those who choose not to empathize enable real monsters, for without ever committing an act of outright evil ourselves we collude with it through our apathy.”
J. K. Rowling’s speech, Jun. 5, 2008
Experiencing some bad moments in her life, Rowling knows exactly how bad things can be. And in those moments, people’s true nature comes out. Apathy and sympathy have been recurrent issue in Harry Potter series between muggles and wizards.
“We do not need magic to change the world. We carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.”
JK Rowling Quotes, speech to Harvard Alumni Association, 2008
Yes, there is no better way to say it. Just look how Harry Potter affects the world. J.K. Rowling has touched the world with her mind and imagination which she pours out through her books and other writing. She has changed the world not with a magic wand, but rather with a “magic” pen. Stay tune to see more J.K. Rowling quotes you won’t find in her books.