Strengths and Weaknesses of Character AlbusDumbledore – The character of Dumbledore is strong and a pivotal character in Harry Potter series. There are strengths and weaknesses associated with this character. Strengths: The character is a moral leader as well. He taught the students the importance of morality by following the moral path. While Harry was preparing the Order of Phoenix team Dumbledore never interrupted him in between so that he can do this standalone and gain more confidence while fighting with dark lord. He allowed Harry to learn by his own mistakes. He is the strongest wizard and dark lord is afraid of him. He saves Harry from expulsion from the school and helps him building a team of fighters against evil forces. He is a great administrator and showed trust in people consistently and always made tough decisions wherever necessary. The character does good judgment and is trustworthy.
Weaknesses: All the leaders cannot be successful and correct all the time. They may make few mistakes but a great leader will correct it and move his team towards the success path. The same case is with the character of Dumbledore as well. He also made some mistakes owing to his weaknesses. He was afraid of revealing all the information in front of the Harry in order to save him. During the formation of the Order of the Phoenix, he does not come into picture and disappears when Harry needs him. Also, when Fudge becomes the new headmaster of the school and starts torturing the students by imposing unnecessary rules, then also Dumbledore does not come to protect. He only comes when a teacher’s job in the school comes in danger and he saves her. This shows that the character had weakness which he admits them as well. Admitting the weaknesses and to correct them is also qualities of a great leadership.