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Happy birthday JK Rowling: 5 inspiring quotes about life from the Harry Potter author

Joanne Rowling popularly known as JK Rowling rings in her 52nd birthday today. A British novelist Rowling is not only an author, but also a screenwriter, television producer and philanthropist.

Arpita Singh Arpita Singh
New Delhi Updated on: July 31, 2017 14:49 IST
Harry Potter, JK Rowling
Harry Potter author JK Rowling

Best known for her novel Harry Potter, Rowling’s life was not a cake walk and she has lived rags to riches kind of life. But Rowling never gave up and chose to fight all the hurdles coming her way bravely. 

It was her passion and determination only, which brought many laurels to her and in 2010, Rowling was named ‘Most Influential Woman in Britain’ by a leading magazine editor. 

On the birth anniversary of the most loved author, here we bring few inspiring quotes, which Rowling gave on life. 

JK Rowling’s inspiring quotes about life:

“You might never fail on the scale I did, but some failure in life is inevitable. It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.”

-• Very Good Lives

''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.”

-ۥ Very Good Lives

"Luck can only get you so far."

-ۥHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

"There is an expiration date on blaming your parents for steering you in the wrong direction; the moment you are old enough to take the wheel, responsibility lies with you.”

-ۥ Very Good Lives

“Life is difficult, and complicated, and beyond anyone's total control, and the humility to know that will enable you to survive its vicissitudes.”

-ۥ Very Good Lives

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