Professor McGonagall has watched the Dursleys all day and can see what sort of people they are. When Dumbledore leaves Harry on their doorstep and disappears, she takes him away.
"I once knew a boy who made all the wrong choices, please… Let me help you."
“You don’t understand, if I don’t kill you. He’s going to kill me.”
↳ Favourite Movie ♥ Chamber of Secrets
It is a curious thing, Harry, but perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it. Those who, like you, have leadership thrust upon them, and take the mantle because they must, and find it to their own surprise that they wear it well.
Magical creatures on Pottermore - A hungarian horntail, Hagrid’s Blast Ended Skrewts, and Unicorns.
"In the end, it mattered not that you could not close your mind.I t w a s y o u r h e a r t t h a t s a v e d y o u .”