Alan Rickman at the 58th BFI London Film Festival [17.10.14]
BOTTLE FAME, BREW GLORY: Potions Class or DADA Class? → Potions Class. ↳“Potter!” said Snape suddenly. “What would I get if I added powdered root of asphodel to an infusion of wormwood?” […] “For your information, Potter, asphodel and wormwood make a sleeping potion so powerful it is known as the Draught of Living Death. A bezoar is a stone taken from the stomach of a goat and it will save you from most poisons. As for monkshood and wolfsbane, they are the same plant, which also goes by the name of aconite. Well? Why aren’t you all copying that down?”
Hello! It's so nice to see this blog! Snape's a tricky character to love. I don't want to make me look like an angel, but I don't want to demonize him either. What's a good balance?
You are allowed to love Snape.
You are allowed to hate Snape.
You are allowed to love Snape but at the same time hate him.
The world is not all black and white.
Don’t feel guilty for loving a fictional character.Don’t feel like an outcast when you love a character but other people say you should hate him.You are allowed to have your own opinions.
Just be yourself.
"Look… at… me…"
October 31st: The day the p r i n c e lost his p r i n c e s s forever.
“I don’t expect you will really understand the beauty of the softly simmering cauldron with its shimmering fumes, the delicate power of liquids that creep through human veins, bewitching the mind, ensnaring the senses…I can teach you how to bottle fame, brew glory, even put a stopper to death — if you aren’t as big a bunch of dunderheads as I usually have to teach.”