Albus Dumbledore Quotes (53 quotes)
Dumbledore's relationship with Grindelwald is a major factor in Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald. A new trailer and info from the cast. Fantastic Beasts hints at a close relationship between Law's Dumbledore and Johnny Depp's maniacal Voldemort prototype, Grindelwald. Five Moments That Allude to Dumbledore's Relationship with Grindelwald. by Victor · Published July 16, · Updated July 5,
And he keeps a distance between himself and others through humour, a certain detachment and a frivolity of manner. But he's also isolated by his brain.
- Gellert Grindelwald
- The Fantastic Beasts
- Your Answer
He's isolated by the fact he knows so much, guesses so much, guesses correctly. He has to play his cards close to his chest because he doesn't want Voldemort to know what he suspects. Terrible to be Dumbledore, really, by the end he must have thought it would be quite nice to check out and just hope that everything works out well.
Because he's set up this massive chess game - JKR: Mm, this massive chess game. But I said to Arthur, my American editor - we had an interesting conversation during the editing of seven - the moment when Harry takes Draco's wand, Arthur said, God, that's the moment when the ownership of the Elder wand is actually transferred?
And I said, that's right. He said, shouldn't that be a bit more dramatic? And I said, no, not at all, the reverse. I said to Arthur, I think it really puts the elaborate, grandiose plans of Dumbledore and Voldemort in their place. That actually the history of the wizarding world hinged on two teenage boys wrestling with each other. They weren't even using magic. A law that demands that we conceal our true nature.Grindelwald x Dumbledore -- I'm in love with a criminal -- Grindeldore
A law that directs those under its dominion to cower in fear, lest we risk discovery. I ask you, Madam PresidentI ask all of you — who does this law protect? I refuse to bow down any longer. A student at Durmstrang InstituteGrindelwald was expelled for twisted, dark experiments and near-fatal attacks on students. At 17 their partnership fell apart after the two were involved in a three-way duel with Dumbledore's brother Aberforth that resulted in the death of Dumbledore's sister Ariana.
Grindelwald left Britain and later stole the Elder Wand from Mykew Gregorovitchproceeding alone with the revolution he and Dumbledore had planned. Grindelwald was a complex figure, highly idealistic and talented, dedicated to achieve his ends at any cost.
A revolutionary operating outside the law, he and his followers committed numerous crimes, including several murders. With violent acts in both the United States and EuropeGrindelwald ultimately established a power base at Nurmengard Castle in Austria.
Inat the height of Grindelwald's power, Dumbledore confronted and defeated him in a legendary duel.
Dumbledore's love was unrequited (and unsaid in the books).
Contents Biography Early life "Educated at Durmstrang, a school famous even then for its unfortunate tolerance of the Dark Arts, Grindelwald showed himself quite as precociously brilliant as Dumbledore. Rather than channel his abilities into the attainment of awards and prizes, however, Gellert Grindelwald devoted himself to other pursuits. When Grindelwald was sixteen years old, even Durmstrang felt it could no longer turn a blind eye to his twisted experiments and he was expelled.
He was an extremely talented wizard, who possessed an attractive and winsome personality, which was coupled with a "merry, wild" disposition. These engravings persisted for many generations. Rita Skeeter's book The Life and Lies of Albus Dumbledore explains that Grindelwald's 'twisted experiments' had been the reason for his expulsion at 16 years old from Durmstrang before he could graduate.
This was an ominous and troubling sign, as it meant that Grindelwald performed experiments that were too disturbing even for a school with notably high tolerance of the Dark Arts.
Friendship with Dumbledore "Grindelwald. You cannot imagine how his ideas caught me, Harry, inflamed me. Muggles forced into subservience.
Grindelwald and I, the glorious young leaders of the revolution.
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Oh, I had a few scruples. I assuaged my conscience with empty words. It would all be for the greater good, and any harm done would be repaid a hundredfold in benefits for wizards. Did I know, in my heart of hearts, what Gellert Grindelwald was?