32+ Best Sirius Black Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Sirius Black is a fictional character in J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, played by Gary Oldman. Black, also known as Padfoot or Snuffles (in his Animagus form) was a pure-blood wizard. Profoundly inspirational Sirius Black quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

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Famous Sirius Black Quotes

We’ve all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That’s who we really are. Sirius Black

The ones who love us never really leave us. You can always find them in here.

I want to commit the murder I was imprisoned for. Sirius Black

Bad times like that bring out the best in some people and the worst in others

You don’t understand  there are things worth dying for! Sirius Black

It’s beautiful, isn’t it? I’ll never forget the first time I walked through those doors. It’ll be nice to do it again as a free man

The ones that love us never really leave us. Sirius Black

You know the man you truly are, Remus! This heart is where you truly live! This heart! Here! This flesh is only flesh!

Does it hurt? The childish question had escaped Harry’s lips before he could stop it. Dying? Not at all, said Sirius. Quicker and easier than falling asleep. Sirius Black

If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals

Once again you’ve put your keen and penetrating mind to the task and as usual come to the wrong conclusion! Sirius Black

Personally, I’d have welcomed a dementor attack. A deadly struggle for my soul would have broken the monotony nicely

He might have crawled up into the airing cupboard and died, but I mustn’t get my hopes up. Sirius Black

I want you to listen to me very carefully, Harry. You’re not a bad person. You’re a very good person who has done bad things

I want to commit the murder I was imprisoned for

You think the dead we loved will ever truly leave us? Sirius Black

I think the only reason I never lost my mind is that I knew I was innocent. That wasn’t a happy thought, so the dementors couldn’t suck it out of me, but it kept me sane, and knowing who I am helped me keep my powers

You are  truly your father’s son, Harry  Sirius Black

It’s cruel that I got to spend so much time with James and Lily and you so little

What’s life without a little risk? Sirius Black

I’ve been living in the forest ever since, except when I came to watch Quidditch, of course. You fly as well as your father did, Harry

No one would have made me a prefect. I spent too much time in detention with James. Lupin was the good boy, he got the badge. Sirius Black

Sirius Black And you know it. And for now, that’ll do

The world isn’t split into good people and Death Eaters. Sirius Black

Sirius Black Well, you’d know all about the madness within, wouldn’t you, Remus?

Mr. Padfoot would like to register his astonishment that an idiot like that ever became a professor. Sirius Black

They could tell that my feelings were less, less human, less complex when I was a dog, but they thought, of course, that I was losing my mind like everyone else in there, so it didn’t trouble them

Well, bad times like that bring out the best in some people and the worst in others. Sirius Black

This is my parent’s house. I offered it to Dumbledore as headquarters for the Order. It’s about the only useful thing I’ve been able to do

When all this is over, we’ll be a proper family. You’ll see. Sirius Black