11 times JK Rowling told us not to let the muggles get us down

What better time to revisit the Harry Potter author's magical words about equality and acceptance?

The amazing JK Rowling has always spoken out about equality in both her books and in public, but this May she really outdid herself when Ireland legalised same-sex marriage, by saying that now Dumbledore and Gandalf could get married.


That would be the best wedding, with lots of interesting guests…


So here are some of JK Rowling’s best quotes on self-belief, acceptance and equality for all. Or in other words, why you shouldn’t let the muggles get you down.