Harry Potter characters by quotes

Find who said what, based on the books. Each character is only here once, and in no particular order. It was hard to pick only one quote for some characters but I tried to go by the most iconic.
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Last updated: April 3, 2019
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A boy in my dormitory said if I develop the film in the right potion, the pictures’ll move.
Colin Creevey
All right, all right. Flint nearly kills the Gryffindor Seeker, which could happen to anyone, I’m sure, so a penalty to Gryffindor, taken by Spinnet, who puts it away, no trouble, and we continue play, Gryffindor still in possession.
Lee Jordan
... and there’s the Mudblood, standing there bold as brass, oh, if my mistress knew, oh, how she’d cry...
As I was saying, you have been informed that a certain Dark wizard is at large once again. This is a lie.
Dolores Umbridge
But he’s there! Potter’s there! Someone grab him!
Pansy Parkinson
But you would think, wouldn’t you, that getting hit forty-five times in the neck with a blunt axe would qualify you to join the Headless Hunt?
Nearly Headless Nick
Celebrity is as celebrity does, remember that.
Gilderoy Lockhart
’Choo fall over for?
Stan Shunpike
Constant vigilance!
Alastor "Mad-Eye" Moody
Dear me, what’s the use of being a disgrace to the name of wizard if they don’t even pay you well for it?
Lucius Malfoy
Dinky Duddydums, don’t cry, Mummy won’t let him spoil your special day!
Petunia Dursley
Goblin notions of ownership, payment, and repayment are not the same as human ones.
Bill Weasley
Good luck, Harry Potter. The planets have been read wrongly before now, even by centaurs. I hope this is one of those times.
Guess who, Won-Won?
Lavender Brown
Harry Potter has to go into the lake and find his Wheezy —
Harry … take my body back, will you? Take my body back to my parents. …
Cedric Diggory
Hello, Minister! Did I mention I'm resigning?
Percy Weasley
I ’ave nevair been more insulted in my life! ’Alf-giant? Moi? I ’ave — I ’ave big bones!
Olympe Maxime
I can mend bones in a second --- but growing them back ---
Poppy Pomfrey
I can teach you how to bottle fame, brew glory, even stopper death — if you aren’t as big a bunch of dunderheads I usually have to teach.
Severus Snape
I didn’t give him anything, I just dropped it. . . . It was his fault he went and ate it, I never told him to.
Fred Weasley
I don't care if you fall off your broom as long as you catch the Snitch first.
Oliver Wood
I don’t think you’re a waste of space.
Dudley Dursley
I'd say that it's one short step from 'Wizards first' to 'Purebloods first,' then to 'Death Eaters. We're all human, aren't we? Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving.
Kingsley Shacklebolt
If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Sirius Black
I'm a what?
Harry Potter
I’m half-and-half. Me dad’s a Muggle. Mom didn’t tell him she was a witch ’til after they were married. Bit of a nasty shock for him.
Seamus Finnigan
Is Draco alive? Is he in the castle?
Narcissa Malfoy
I should have made my meaning plainer. He has achieved high marks in all Defense Against the Dark Arts tests set by a competent teacher.
Minerva McGonagall
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
Albus Dumbledore
I think we must expect great things from you, Mr. Potter. … After all, He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named did great things — terrible, yes, but great.
Garrick Ollivander
I was in the hospital wing when they held the trials. Ate a pound of doxy eggs for a bet.
Cormac McLaggen
Just because you’ve got the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn’t mean we all have.
Hermione Granger
Like all young people, you are quite sure that you alone feel and think, you alone recognize danger, you alone are the only one clever enough to realise...
Phineas Nigellus Black
Madame Maxime! Zey are saying zat zis little boy is to compete also!
Fleur Delacour
My Head of House said I lacked certain necessary qualities. [...] Like the ability to behave myself.
Nymphadora Tonks
My dear, you have the Grim.
Sibyll Trelawney
Rubeus Hagrid
Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t see where it keeps its brain.
Arthur Weasley
No one asked your opinion, you filthy little Mudblood.
Draco Malfoy
Nooo! Master Barty, Master Barty, what is you saying?
No post on Sundays.
Vernon Dursley
Norbert? The Norwegian Ridgeback? We call her Norberta now.
Charlie Weasley
Molly Weasley
Oh, he knows how to play, little bitty baby Potter.
Bellatrix Lestrange
Oh, my dear boy, we’re not going to punish you for a little thing like that! It was an accident! We don’t send people to Azkaban just for blowing up their aunts!
Cornelius Fudge
Oh, Potter, you rotter, oh, what have you done,
You’re killing off students, you think it’s good fun
Oh, well … I’d just been thinking … if you had died, you’d have been welcome to share my toilet.
Moaning Myrtle
Saintlike. You see . . . I’m holy. Holey, Fred, geddit?
George Weasley
Such loyalty is admirable, of course, but Dumbledore is gone, Harry. He’s gone.
Rufus Scrimgeour
Swish and flick, remember, swish and flick.
Filius Flitwick
That suggests that what you fear most of all is — fear. Very wise, Harry.
Remus Lupin
The Dark Lord … you have no idea … he has weapons you can’t imagine. … I was scared, Sirius, I was never brave like you and Remus and James.
Peter Pettigrew
The thing about growing up with Fred and George is that you sort of start thinking anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.
Ginny Weasley
There is nothing worse than death, Dumbledore!
Lord Voldemort
Troll -- in the dungeons -- thought you ought to know.
Quirinus Quirrell
Until the very end.
James Potter
Vot is the point of being an international Quidditch player if all the good-looking girls are taken?
Viktor Krum
We all know you shouldn’t really have entered at all. But don’t worry about that. Our readers love a rebel.
Rita Skeeter
Well, well, well, we are in trouble.
Argus Filch
We were all in the D.A. together. It was all supposed to be about fighting You-Know-Who, wasn’t it? And this is the first chance we’ve had to do something real — or was that all just a game or something?
Neville Longbottom
When we come face-to-face with one down a dark alley, we’re going to be having a shufti to see if it’s solid, aren’t we, we’re not going to be asking, ‘Excuse me, are you the imprint of a departed soul?’
Ron Weasley
Yes, it’s a funny little potion, Felix Felicis.
Horace Slughorn
You can laugh! But people used to believe there were no such things as the Blibbering Humdinger or the Crumple-Horned Snorkack!
Luna Lovegood
You see it all the time with dogs. If there’s something wrong with the bitch, there’ll be something wrong with the pup —
Marjorie Dursley
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