Book Quotes: - Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
"And notice this, Harry. He chose, not the pureblood (which, according to his creed, is the only kind of wizard worth being or knowing), but the half-blood, like himself. He saw himself in you before he had ever seen you, and in marking you with that scar, he did not kill you, as he intended, but gave you powers, and a future, which have fitted you to escape him not once, but four times so far - something that neither your parents, nor Neville’s parents, ever achieved."
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Harry stopped in front of the desk and gazed down at his fifteen-year-old father.
Excitement exploded in the pit of his stomach: It was as though he was looking at himself but with deliberate mistakes.
…James yawned hugely and rumpled his hair, making it even messier than it should have been.
—Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, chapter 28
Hilarious Deleted Scene from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix [x]
“We wanted to talk to you, Harry,” said Ginny, “but as you’ve been hiding ever since we got back—”
“I didn’t want anyone to talk to me,” said Harry, who was feeling more and more nettled.
“Well, that was a bit stupid of you,” said Ginny angrily, “seeing as you don’t know anyone but me who’s been possessed by You-Know-Who, and I can tell you how it feels.”
Harry remained quite still as the impact of these words hit him.
Then he turned on the spot to face her.
“I forgot,” he said.
“Lucky you,” said Ginny coolly.
-Harry Potter and the order of the phoenix, pg 441
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