‘Harry Potter’ Quotes: Book One

 

“Mr. Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people’s business.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“I DON’T CARE!” Harry yelled at them, snatching up a lunascope and throwing it into the fireplace. “I’VE HAD ENOUGH, I’VE SEEN ENOUGH, I WANT OUT, I WANT IT TO END, I DON’T CARE ANYMORE!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Don’t talk to me.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“He must have known I’d want to leave you.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Why are they all staring?” demanded Albus as he and Rose craned around to look at the other students.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“How do you feel, Georgie?” whispered Mrs. Weasley.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“You’ll stay with me?’
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Both Rowling and Meyer, they’re speaking directly to young people. … The real difference is that Jo Rowling is a terrific writer and Stephenie Meyer can’t write worth a darn. She’s not very good.”
Stephen King Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Why were you lurking under our window?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“He accused me of being Dumbledore’s man through and through.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“The scar had not pained Harry for nineteen years. All was well.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“An Unbreakable Vow?” said Ron, looking stunned. “Nah, he can’t have…. Are you sure?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“It’s going to be all right, sir,” Harry said over and over again, more worried by Dumbledore’s silence than he had been by his weakened voice. “We’re nearly there … I can Apparate us both back … don’t worry …”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“You care so much you feel as though you will bleed to death with the pain of it.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Seventeen, eh!” said Hagrid as he accepted a bucket-sized glass of wine from Fred.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“I’m going to keep going until I succeed — or die. Don’t think I don’t know how this might end. I’ve known it for years.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“The world isn’t split into good people and Death Eaters.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“A breeze ruffled the neat hedges of Privet Drive, which lay silent and tidy under the inky sky, the very last place you would expect astonishing things to happen. Harry Potter rolled over inside his blankets without waking up. One small hand closed on the letter beside him and he slept on, not knowing he was special, not knowing he was famous, not knowing he would be woken in a few hours’ time by Mrs. Dursley’s scream as she opened the front door to put out the milk bottles, nor that he would spend the next few weeks being prodded and pinched by his cousin Dudley…He couldn’t know that at this very moment, people meeting in secret all over the country were holding up their glasses and saying in hushed voices: “To Harry Potter – the boy who lived!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Well?” Ron said finally, looking up at Harry. “How was it?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“I want to commit the murder I was imprisoned for.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“I dreamed I was buying new shoes last night,” said Ron. “What d’ya think that’s gonna mean?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“Just because it’s taken
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“Who’re you going with, then?” said Ron.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“Whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home.”
J.K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“Ginny, listen…I can’t be involved with you anymore. We’ve got to stop seeing each other. We can’t be together.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“Harry Potter isn’t real? Oh no! Wait, wait, what do you mean by real? Is this video blog real? Am I real if you can see me and hear me, but only through the internet? Are you real if I can read your comment but I don’t know who you are or what your name is or where you’re from or what you look like or how old you are? I know all of those things about Harry Potter. Maybe Harry Potter’s real and you’re not.”
John Green Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“What’s that?” he snarled, staring at the envelope Harry was still clutching in his hand. “If it’s another form for me to sign, you’ve got another -”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Start the Quiz”

  • Question of

    Which Harry Potter character said ‘Er-have the Bludgers ever killed anyone?’

    • Draco Malfoy
    • Ron Weasley
    • Harry Potter
    • Neville Longbottom
  • Question of

    When Harry and Ron are on the train to Hogwarts, Malfoy, Crabbe and Goyle enter their compartment. To whom does Malfoy say ‘Think my name’s funny, do you? No need to ask who you are.’

    • Harry Potter
    • Neville Longbottom
    • Hermione Granger
    • Ron Weasley
  • Question of

    What is the opening line to the School Song?

    • ‘Hogwarts,Hogwarts, Hoggy Warty Hogwarts,’
    • ‘Teach us something please,’
    • ‘Hogwarts, Hogwarts, Hogwarts, Hogwarts,’
    • None of them
  • Question of

    Which Hogwarts teacher says ‘You don’t want me as your enemy, Quirrell,’?

    • Professor Snape
    • Professor Flitwick
    • Professor Dumbledore
    • Professor McGonagall
  • Question of

    Harry thinks his Invisibility Cloak will be on the Astronomy Tower for the rest of his days at Hogwarts, when he finds it folded neatly on his bed. There is a note pinned to it. What does the note say?

    • Here you go.
    • Is this yours?
    • Just in case.
    • Use it well.
  • Question of

    Harry is deeply surprised and pleased when he is allowed to go to the zoo with Dudley and Piers on Dudley’s birthday. When they get to the snake, Dudley says it is boring because the snake is sleeping. Harry watches the snake for a while after Dudley leaves. The snake looks at Harry and does something. What does the snake do?

    • Start talking
    • Smile
    • Wink
    • Hiss
  • Question of

    Which Harry Potter character says ‘Harry, you need your strength. Seekers are always the ones who get clobbered by the other team.’?

    • Ron Weasley
    • Seamus Finnigan
    • Dean Thomas
    • Oliver Wood
  • Question of

    Which Hogwarts teacher causes Harry’s scar to hurt at the Start of Term Feast?

    • Professor Snape
    • Professor Hagrid
    • Professor Dumbledore
    • Professor Quirrell
  • Question of

    Who is the first to say the Gryffindor Password, ‘Caput Draconis’ ?

    • Fred Weasley
    • George Weasley
    • Hermione Granger
    • Percy Weasley
  • Question of

    Which character said ‘I know who you are! You’re Nearly Headless Nick!’?

    • Hermione Granger
    • Ron Weasley
    • George Weasley
    • Seamus Finnigan
  • Question of

    First-Years use ‘Magical Theory’ as a textbook at Hogwarts for various subjects. Who is the writer of this book?

    • Adalbert Waffling
    • Quentin Trimble
    • Emeric Switch
    • Arsenius Jigger
  • Question of

    The first time Harry and Ron went to visit Hagrid in his hut, they went on a Friday. But what time was it when they left for Hagrid’s hut?

    • 1:55
    • 3:55
    • 2:55
    • 4:55
  • Question of

    On which day did the First-Years have their first Flying lesson?

    • Friday
    • Wednesday
    • Thursday
    • Monday
  • Question of

    How many points did Hufflepuff have at the end of the year?

    • 312
    • 415
    • 426
    • 352
  • Question of

    On Christmas Night, Harry sneaked out alone wearing his father’s Invisibility cloak. He visited the Restricted Section of the library. He was almost caught because a book shrieked. What was the colour of this book?

    • Silver and Black
    • Silver and Blue
    • Gold and Green
    • Gold and Scarlet
  • Question of

    At the Hut on the Rock, Hagrid paid a visit to the Dursleys and Harry. He was furious when Vernon Dursley insulted Albus Dumbledore, so furious that he gave Dudley a pig’s tail. What colour flash was produced when Hagrid cast the spell?

    • Red
    • Green
    • Violet
    • Orange

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