JK Rowling quotes. http://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2015/mar/30/jk-rowling-very-good-lives-advice-10-quotes-lessons-of-failure?CMP=fb_gu

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Benefits of Failure - The JK Rowling Speech Outlines the Crucial Importance of Failing (VIDEO)

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Sooo are they her friends or nah? I think she's being sarcastic though.

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JK Rowling (Harry Potter author) speaks to the Harvard graduates of 2008 on The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination

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Important announcement, muggles: JK Rowling has a new book coming out. Now, before you start digging through your closets for your house robe, this next book won't be about the wizarding world whatsoever. Instead, this next book will focus on our world — aka, the non-magical world — and Rowling is going to impart only the best life advice. That's because the book will be the speech she gave at Harvard University's graduation commencement in 2008 titled, Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits…

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so touching. I cry every damn time i watch the golden trio's speeches and J.K.'s...like seriously..every damn time!

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J. K. Rowling's commencement speech at Harvard University, June 2008. Best ever. Watch this.

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"I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me. Had I really succeeded at anything else, I might never have found the determination to succeed in the one arena I believed I truly belonged."

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