Snape Quotes

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J.K. Rowling
“Dumbledore watched her fly away, and as her silvery glow faded he turned back to Snape, and his eyes were full of tears.
"After all this time?"
"Always," said Snape.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J.K. Rowling
“Mr. Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people's business.
Mr. Prongs agrees with Mr. Moony, and would like to add that Professor Snape is an ugly git.
Mr. Padfoot would like to register his astonishment that an idiot like that ever became a professor.
Mr. Wormtail bids Professor Snape good day, and advises him to wash his hair, the slimeball.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

J.K. Rowling
“An Unbreakable Vow?" said Ron, looking stunned. "Nah, he can’t have.... Are you sure?"
"Yes I’m sure," said Harry. "Why, what does it mean?"
"Well, you can’t break an Unbreakable Vow..."
"I’d worked that much out for myself, funnily enough.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling
“Look...at...me..." he whispered. The green eyes found the black, but after a second, something in the depths of the dark pair seemed to vanish, leaving them fixed, blank, and empty. The hand holding Harry thudded to the floor, and Snape moved no more.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J.K. Rowling
“But this is touching, Severus,” said Dumbledore seriously. “Have you grown to care for the boy, after all?”
“For him?” shouted Snape. “Expecto Patronum!”
From the tip of his wand burst the silver doe. She landed on the office floor, bounded once across the office, and soared out of the window. Dumbledore watched her fly away, and as her silvery glow faded he turned back to Snape, and his eyes were full of tears.
“After all this time?”
“Always,” said Snape.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J.K. Rowling
“I can teach you how to bottle fame, brew glory, even put a stopper on death.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

J.K. Rowling
“The mind is a complex and many-layered thing, Potter... or at least, most minds are...”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

J.K. Rowling
“Would you like me to [kill you] now?" asked Snape, his voice heavy with irony. "Or would you like a few moments to compose an epitaph?”
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J.K. Rowling
“Yes, it is easy to see that nearly six years of magical education have not been wasted on you, Potter. Ghosts are transparent.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling
“Draco, do it, or stand aside so one of us -" screeched the woman, but at that precise moment the door to the ramparts burst open once more and there stood Snape, his wand clutched in his hand as his black eyes swept the scene, from Dumbledore slumped against the wall, to the four Death Eaters, including the enraged werewolf, and Malfoy.
"We've got a problem, Snape," said the lumpy Amycus, whose eyes and wand were fixed alike upon Dumbledore, "the boy doesn't seem able -"
But somebody else had spoken Snape's name, quite softly.
"Severus ..."
The sound frightened Harry beyond anything he had experienced all evening. For the first time, Dumbledore was pleading.
Snape said nothing, but walked forwards and pushed Malfoy roughly out of the way. The three Death Eaters fell back without a word. Even the werewolf seemed cowed.
Snape gazed for a moment at Dumbledore, and there was revulsion and hatred etched in the harsh lines of his face.
"Severus ... please ..."
Snape raised his wand and pointed it directly at Dumbledore. "Avada Kedavra!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling
“She should've interviewed Snape," said Harry grimly. "He'd give her the goods on me any day. "Potter has been crossing lines ever since he first arrived at this school...
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

J.K. Rowling
“Snape raised his wand and pointed it directly at Dumbledore.
"Avada Kedavra!
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling
“Karkaroff intends to flee if the Mark burns."
"Does he?" said Dumbledore softly, as Fleur Delacour and Roger Davies came giggling in from the grounds. "And are you tempted to join him?"
"No," said Snape, his black eyes on Fleur's and Roger's retreating figures. "I am not such a coward."
"No," agreed Dumbledore. You are a braver man by far than Igot Karkaroff. You know, I sometimes think we Sort too soon..."
He walked away, leaving Snape looking stricken.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Jack Thorne
“One person. All it takes is one person."
-Severus Snape”
Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two

J.K. Rowling
“And what will you give me in return, Severus?’
‘In – in return?’ Snape gaped at Dumbledore, and Harry expected him to protest, but after a long moment he said, ‘Anything...”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
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J.K. Rowling
“I can teach you how to bewitch the mind and ensnare the senses. I can tell you how to bottle fame, brew glory, and even put a stopper in death.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

J.K. Rowling
“Whoops - My wand is a little over excited!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

J.K. Rowling
“Harry Potter told his son you’re a great man. [...] He said you were the bravest man he’d ever met. He knew, you see — he knew your secret — what you did for Dumbledore. And he admired you for it — greatly. And that’s why he named his son — my best friend — after you both. Albus Severus Potter.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two

J.K. Rowling
“Killed?" said Hagrid loudly, staring down at Harry. "Snape killed? What're yeh on abou', Harry?"
"Dumbledore," said Harry. "Snape killed... Dumbledore.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

J.K. Rowling
“SNAPE: "Did no one teach you to knock, boy?"

Scorpius looks up at Snape, slightly breathless, slightly unsure, slightly exultant.

SCORPIUS: "Severus Snape. This is an honor.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two

J.K. Rowling
“D'you know what that - (he called Snape something that made Hermoine say "Ron!")" - is making me do? I've got to scrub out the bedpans in the hospital wing. Without magic!" He was breathing deeply, his fists clenched.

"Why couldn't Black have hidden in Snape's office, eh? He could have finished him off for us!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

J.K. Rowling
“Only Muggles talk of the ‘mind reading.’ The mind is not a book, to be opened at will and examined at leisure. Thoughts are not etched on the inside of skulls, to be perused by any invader. The mind is complex and many-layered thing, Potter… or at least, most minds are…”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

J.K. Rowling
“Harry Potter is dead.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two

J.K. Rowling
“DON'T CALL ME COWARD!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
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J.K. Rowling
“you see what you expect to see”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J.K. Rowling
“One person. All it takes is one person."
-Severus Snap , Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”
J.K.Rowling

J.K. Rowling
“Quirrel said Snape-"
"Professor Snape, Harry."
"Yes, him - Quirrell said he hates me because he hate my father. Is that true?"
"Well, they did rather detest each other. Not unlike yourself and Mr Malfoy. Then your father did something Snape could never forgive. "
"What?"
"He saved his life."
"What??"
"Yes..." said Dumbledore dreamily. "Funny, the way peoples minds work, isn't it?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

J.K. Rowling
“After all this time?
Always”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J.K. Rowling
“Mr. Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people's business”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Ravenclaw Edition

J.K. Rowling
“Blocked again, and again, and again until you learn to keep your mouth shut and your mind closed, Potter!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
tags: snape