J. K. Rowling Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old J. K. Rowling quotes, J. K. Rowling sayings, and J. K. Rowling proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. J. K. Rowling
I don't believe in the kind of magic in my books. But I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book. J. K. Rowling
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends. J. K. Rowling
Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth. J. K. Rowling
You foul, lying, evil little cockroach! J. K. Rowling
I will defend the importance of bedtime stories to my last gasp. J. K. Rowling
A good first impression can work wonders. J. K. Rowling
And so rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life. J. K. Rowling
Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery. J. K. Rowling
Be ruthless about protecting writing days, do not cave in to endless requests to have essential and long overdue meetings on those days. J. K. Rowling
Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it. J. K. Rowling
Always the innocent are the first victims. So it has been for ages past, so it is now. J. K. Rowling
When people are very damaged, they can often meet the world with a kind of defiance. J. K. Rowling
If you want to see the true measure of a man, watch how he treats his inferiors, not his equals. J. K. Rowling
Time will not slow down when something unpleasant lies ahead. J. K. Rowling
Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young. J. K. Rowling
In a novel you have to resist the urge to tell everything. J. K. Rowling
I mean, you could claim that anything's real if the only basis for believing in it is that nobody's proved it doesn't exist! J. K. Rowling
Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth. J. K. Rowling
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. J. K. Rowling
There's nothing better when something comes and hits you and you think 'YES'! J. K. Rowling
Every time he tried to reconstruct the internal arguments that had led to his decision, they sounded feebler to him. J. K. Rowling
There are much more terrible things than physical injury. J. K. Rowling
Dawn seemed to follow midnight with indecent haste. J. K. Rowling
Secretly we're all a little more absurd than we make ourselves out to be. J. K. Rowling
Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself. J. K. Rowling
Wit beyond measure is a man's greatest treasure. J. K. Rowling
And the idea of just wandering off to a cafe with a notebook and writing and seeing where that takes me for awhile is just bliss. J. K. Rowling
If you are holding out for universal popularity, I'm afraid you will be in this cabin for a very long time. J. K. Rowling
Although people rarely died playing Quid-ditch, referees had been known to vanish and turn up months later in the Sahara Desert. J. K. Rowling