"His priority did not seem to be to teach them what he knew, but rather to impress upon them that nothing, not even... knowledge, was foolproof."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."J. K. Rowling on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."J. K. Rowling on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."J. K. Rowling on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."J. K. Rowling on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."J. K. Rowling on William Shakespeare
"Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young."
"The best of us must sometimes eat our words."
"I would like to be remembered as someone who did the best she could with the talent she had."
"The middle class is so funny, it's the class I know best, and it's the class where you find the most pretension, so that's what makes the middle classes so funny."
"No, there is literally nothing on the business side that I wouldn't sacrifice in a heartbeat to have an extra couple of hours' writing. Nothing."