"I don't read 'chick lit,' fantasy or science fiction but I'll give any book a chance if it's lying there and I've got half an hour to kill."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."J. K. Rowling on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."J. K. Rowling on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."J. K. Rowling on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."J. K. Rowling on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."J. K. Rowling on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"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."