Sammy Nickalls
Updated May 27, 2016 @ 11:34 am
Albus Dumbledore
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We’ve all had that terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. But sometimes, it’s more complicated than feeling like nothing is going right. Sometimes, our responsibilities can pile up bit by bit, leaving our brains feeling totally fried. During these times, it can feel exhausting to just live life like a normal person and all the stress can threaten to burn you out. In order to combat stress, we need a little bit of magic. Why not gather some wisdom from our favorite Harry Potter characters to remind us how strong and awesome we really are?

Here are some of our favorite pieces of wisdom from Albus Dumbledore, Ron Weasley, and others help us when we need to unload some stress.

1. “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” — Albus Dumbledore

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2. “It is the quality of one’s convictions that determines success, not the number of followers.” —Remus Lupin

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3. “Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on Earth should that mean it’s not real?” — Albus Dumbledore

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4. “What’s comin’ will come, an’ we’ll meet it when it does.” — Rubeus Hagrid

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5. “Well, he should have some chocolate, at the very least.” — Madam Pomfrey

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6. “It is the unknown we fear, when we look upon death and darkness. Nothing more.” — Albus Dumbledore

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7. “Let us step out into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.” — Albus Dumbledore

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8. “Don’t let the Muggles get you down.” — Ron Weasley

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9. “Perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it.” — Albus Dumbledore

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