He's right boys, anywhere y'all go there's some sort of critter out there that can do you up good and proper. Australia's just more creative about it.
Submitted by Aryllia about 4 years ago
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"I don't hold with paddlin' with the Occult," said Granny firmly. "Once you start paddlin' with the Occult you start believing in Spirits, and when you start believing in Spirits you start believing in Demons, and then before you know where you are you're believing in gods. And then you're in trouble."
"But all them things exist," said Nanny Ogg.
"That's no call to go around believing in them. It only encourages 'em."
Submitted by Aryllia over 4 years ago
Because I could not stop for Death,
He kindly stopped for me;
The cube had food and maybe ammo.
Did you know you can donate one or all of your vital organs to the Aperture Science self esteem fund for girls? It's true!
Scars can come in useful. I have one myself above my left knee which is a perfect map of the London Underground.
By all means continue destroying my possessions. I daresay I have too many.
"I seem to remember telling you both that I would have to expel you if you broke any more school rules," said Dumbledore.
Ron opened his mouth wide in horror.
"Which only goes to show that the best of us must sometimes eat our words," Dumbledore went on, smiling.
Bigotry is probably the thing I detest most. [...] I really like to explore the idea that difference is equal and good. Oppressed groups are not, generally speaking, people who stand firmly together -- no, sadly, they kind of subdivide among themselves and fight like hell. That's human nature, so that's what you see here. This world of wizards and witches, they're already ostracized, and then within themselves, they've formed a loathsome pecking order.
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.
I've no idea where ideas come from and I hope I never find out, it would spoil the excitement for me if it turned out I just have a funny little wrinkle on the surface of my brain which makes me think about invisible train platforms.
There is an expiry date on blaming your parents for steering you in the wrong direction.
Submitted by ninzb over 7 years ago
You… this isn't a criticism, Harry! But you do… sort of… I mean—don't you think you've got a bit of—a—saving-people thing?
The wizards represent all that the true 'muggle' most fears: They are plainly outcasts and comfortable with being so. Nothing is more unnerving to the truly conventional than the unashamed misfit!
The consequences of our actions are always so complicated, so diverse, that predicting the future is a very difficult business indeed.
I can teach you how to bewitch the mind and ensnare the senses. I can tell you how to bottle fame, brew glory, and even put a stopper in death.
Submitted by robotnic over 7 years ago
Of all the trees we could've hit, we had to get one that hits back.
Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?
It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.