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J.K. Rowling's Advice On Screwing Up Is Actually Inspirational

Queen of Inspiration.

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J.K. Rowling's rags-to-riches story is the stuff of legend.

We all know the story of how Rowling was a single mother, struggling to make ends meet when the idea for Harry Potter came to her while on a train ride.
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We all know the story of how Rowling was a single mother, struggling to make ends meet when the idea for Harry Potter came to her while on a train ride.

And although the story of The Boy Who Lived helped her skyrocket to fame and success, she wants everyone to know that there is no right way to follow your passion.

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Earlier this weekend, Rowling was tagged in a video on Twitter. It was titled as "J.K. Rowling's Top 10 Rules For Success."

Later, she responded to the video stating, "God, I hate this stuff. I've winged it my whole life. I've messed up regularly. There are no rules. Do your thing."

Twitter / Via Twitter: @jk_rowling

Unsurprisingly, Queen Jo gave some pretty sound advice.

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The conversation continued when another Twitter user chimed in to tell Rowling how "inspiring" she was.

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And she replied by saying, "Thank you. Very happy to be an inspiring screw-up, just don't want to be repacked as a smug rulebook."

Twitter / Via Twitter: @jk_rowling

All hail JKR. 👏👏👏

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