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Character Motto Contest Winners Announced

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Posted by: Rosi
February 06, 2011, 10:55 PM

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!

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27 Comments

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667 Points

Those are cool mottos. Love it – might put it on a shirt???

Posted by chikitcorpuzvesterbaek on February 07, 2011, 03:11 AM report to moderator
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276 Points

Congrats to all of the winners. Some of the mottos made me laugh…just what George and Fred would want.

Posted by leigia on February 07, 2011, 07:13 AM report to moderator
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629 Points

love love love Fred and George’s, and George’s XD <3

Posted by ExpectoPatronum512 on February 07, 2011, 07:37 AM report to moderator
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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!

Posted by Lillylove on February 07, 2011, 08:57 AM report to moderator
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362 Points

The winner motto is so true! We should deffinetely apply it in our life!

Posted by Halfblood Princess on February 07, 2011, 10:00 AM report to moderator
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362 Points

The winner motto is so true! We should deffinetely apply it in our life!

Posted by Halfblood Princess on February 07, 2011, 10:00 AM report to moderator
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My favourite is the Ollivander motto!

Posted by Smitch on February 07, 2011, 10:10 AM report to moderator
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346 Points

Good job to all! I like all of them, although I especially like Mrs. Weasly’s. Nice job thinking of them to all!

Posted by cloethebelatrixlover on February 07, 2011, 02:26 PM report to moderator
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1985 Points

Love Molly’s & Fred/George’s quotes. Love them.

Posted by jhangelgurl (ITC!) on February 07, 2011, 04:02 PM report to moderator
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4852 Points

Haha! They are all really good! Congratulations!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on February 07, 2011, 05:22 PM report to moderator
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3065 Points

congrats to all the winners, they were really good :D

Posted by JulietBlack on February 07, 2011, 05:29 PM report to moderator
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4208 Points

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!

Posted by Fresca ROAR on February 07, 2011, 06:43 PM report to moderator
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180 Points

I love George Weasley’s and Wilkie Tycross! :)

Posted by phoenixortheflame on February 07, 2011, 10:24 PM report to moderator
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8317 Points

Haha they are awesome! Congrats to all the winners!!! :-)

Posted by forgetmenot_007 on February 08, 2011, 01:49 AM report to moderator
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3343 Points

Thanks everyone! I can’t believe I’m first place XD. Congrats to all.

Posted by Hedwig♪WBM♪OS on February 08, 2011, 07:42 AM report to moderator
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