“It’s weird how something so simple represents so much.”
"Right," said Wood. "Now, Quidditch is easy enough to understand, even if it’s not too easy to play. There are seven players on each side…"
"Will we see Harry and his friends having their own history on chocolate frogs cards?
Definitely, and Ron will describe this as his finest hour.”
- J.K. Rowling Interview, The Deathly Hallows Web Chat, July 2007 (x)
“Yes—yes—a boy.” said Lupin again, who seemed dazed by his own happiness.He strode around the table and hugged Harry; the scene in the basement of Grimmauld Place might never have happened.“You’ll be godfather?” he said as he released Harry. “M-me?” stammered Harry. “You, yes, of course—Dora quite agrees, no one better—”. “I—yeah—blimey—”. Harry felt overwhelmed, astonished, delighted.”
Bold Gryffindor, from wild moor,
Fair Ravenclaw, from glen,
Sweet Hufflepuff, from valley broad,
Shrewd Slytherin, from fen.
They shared a wish, a hope, a dream,
They hatched a daring plan
To educate young sorcerers
Thus Hogwarts School began.