Joanne Rowling, (July 31, 1965) CH, OBE, FRSL, who writes under the pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, film and television producer, screenwriter and philanthropist, best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have gained worldwide attention, won multiple awards, and sold more than 400 million copies. They have become the best-selling book series in history and been the basis for a series of films, over which Rowling had overall approval on the scripts and was a producer on the final films in the series.
“We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all of the power we need inside ourselves already.”
“If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
“It is our choices… that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”