Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all those who live without love.— J. K. Rowling
Genuine Dumbledore Book quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Welcome to a new year at Hogwarts! Before we begin our banquet, I would like to say a few words. And here they are: Nitwit! Blubber! Oddment! Tweak!
To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
The consequences of our actions are always so complicated, so diverse, that predicting the future is a very difficult business indeed.
Do not pity the dead, Harry.
I believe your friends Misters Fred and George Weasley were responsible for trying to send you a toilet seat. No doubt they thought it would amuse you.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
What happened down in the dungeons between you and Professor Quirrell is a complete secret, so, naturally the whole school knows.
If there is one thing Voldemort cannot understand, it is love.
Curiosity is not a sin.... But we should exercise caution with our curiosity... yes, indeed.
You dont have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more.
One can never have enough socks," said Dumbledore.
"Another Christmas has come and gone and I didn't get a single pair. People will insist on giving me books.
Have you any idea how much tyrants fear the people they oppress?
The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think.
Call him Voldemort, Harry. Always use the proper name for things. Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself.
Nothing more or less than the deepest, most desperate desire of our hearts.
New Rule: I don't give two fingleberries and a McShit-all that Dumbledore is gay. I never wanted to know who Dumbledore was in the first place. Let alone his sexuality. What concerns me is adults who read 800-page books about magic schoolboys... and then try to talk to me about it. If I had the slightest interest in homosexuals with powers, I'd be a Republican.
A book is a dream that you hold in your hand.
She picked up the book and then walked back past him into the tent, but as she did so, she brushed the top of his head lightly with her hand. He closed his eyes at her touch, and hated himself for wishing that what she said was true: that Dumbledore had really cared.