Some articles on unforgivable curses, unforgivable, curses:
... The Unforgivable Curses are some of the most powerful known Dark Arts spells ... They were first classified as unforgivable in 1717 ... The curses are so named because their use is — except by Ministry authorisation — forbidden and unforgivable in the Wizarding world when used on another human or probably any ...
Famous quotes containing the words curses and/or unforgivable:
“I believe we shall come to care about people less and less.... The more people one knows the easier it becomes to replace them. Its one of the curses of London.”
—E.M. (Edward Morgan)
“Despair is the price one pays for setting oneself an impossible aim. It is, one is told, the unforgivable sin, but it is a sin the corrupt or evil man never practises. He always has hope. He never reaches the freezing-point of knowing absolute failure. Only the man of goodwill carries always in his heart this capacity for damnation.”
—Graham Greene (19041991)