Character Motto Contest Winners Announced

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Feb 06, 2011

Posted by John Admin

In January our Contest Team invited you to take part in their Character Motto Contest, which asked you to come up with a motto for any of the characters mentioned in the Harry Potter books. After receiving many great entries, the judges have now picked the winners as follows:

First Place: Hedwig2751
George Weasley: Life is short, live it and end it laughing.

Second Place: Linda Shakespeare
Fred and/or George Weasley: Who said jokes had to be practical?

Third Place: UpToNoGood7
Molly Weasley: “Familia primum semper procedit” meaning ‘Family always comes first’

Honourable Mention: WeenyOwl
Wilkie Twycross: Have 3 Ds – Will Travel

Honourable Mention: Avery W. Krouse
The Ollivander Family: It takes one to know wand.

The first place winner will receive a handcrafted wand donated by Wizard Wood Wands (changes monthly) and 200 MyLeaky points. Second and third place will receive 150 and 100 MyLeaky points respectively. Well done to the winners and everyone else who entered!





28 Responses to Character Motto Contest Winners Announced

Avatar Imagechikitcorpuzvesterbaek says: Those are cool mottos. Love it - might put it on a shirt???Avatar Imageleigia says: Congrats to all of the winners. Some of the mottos made me laugh...just what George and Fred would want.Avatar Imagemew5645 says: Nice.. Avatar ImageExpectoPatronum512 says: love love love Fred and George's, and George's XD <3Avatar ImageLillylove says: Great job! I always enjoy the creativity among HP fans! Congrats to the all the winners! Hard to say which one of these listed I like best - they are all good!Avatar ImageVane-Ale says: The winner motto is so true! We should deffinetely apply it in our life! Avatar ImageVane-Ale says: The winner motto is so true! We should deffinetely apply it in our life! Avatar ImageSmitch says: My favourite is the Ollivander motto!Avatar Imagecloethebelatrixlover says: Good job to all! I like all of them, although I especially like Mrs. Weasly's. Nice job thinking of them to all!Avatar Imagejhangelgurl says: Love Molly's & Fred/George's quotes. Love them. Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: Haha! They are all really good! Congratulations!Avatar ImageJulietBlack says: congrats to all the winners, they were really good :DAvatar ImageFresca says: I am glad that the Wilkie Twycross motto got an honorable mention! I thought it was by far the funniest motto submitted. congrats to all the winners!Avatar Imagephoenixortheflame says: I love George Weasley's and Wilkie Tycross! :) Avatar Imageforgetmenot_007 says: Haha they are awesome! Congrats to all the winners!!! :-)Avatar ImageHedwig2751 says: Thanks everyone! I can't believe I'm first place XD. Congrats to all.Avatar ImageHoneyBadger101 says: Awsome mottos guys! :)Avatar ImageMischiefManaged404 says: Those are great! Congrats to you guys! Avatar Imagekiwimci says: I love George's the best. Twycross' is supposed to be funny... I don't get itAvatar ImageLoonyLuna4 says: Well done everyone :) My favourites are Hedwig2751 and Avery W. KrouseAvatar ImageWeenyOwl says: KiwiMcI, probably only an American of a certain age would get the Wilkie Twycross motto. There was a Western TV series in the US in the 1960s called "Have Gun, Will Travel." It was the motto inscribed on the business card of a mercenary gunslinger called Paladin. I guess you had to be there.Avatar Imagekjbeck says: Congrats to all the winners! The first place motto sounds just like one of the twins! Gotta love it!Avatar ImageFiniteincantatum says: Awesome! Congratulations! Really like the first and the third one. :)Avatar Imagephmeeker says: Love all the mottos - esp. Molly's. Couldn't the winner also be Fred's motto as well?Avatar Imagehewy says: They were all great! Loved Molly's best as any mom would. Congrat to all the winners. Would love to read some of the others if they could be put out on a board somewhere.Avatar ImageA Sluggish Memory says: Congrats on all who won and those who entered!! :DAvatar ImageButterfly_Boy says: Congratulations to all the winners and mentions; the mottos are fantastic, clever and funny :-)Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: What, me motto?

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