J. R. R. Tolkien Top 10 Quotes




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He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954)
9
Courage is found in unlikely places.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954)
8
Deeds will not be less valiant because they are unpraised.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Return of the King, 1955)
7
Still round the corner there may wait, 
A new road or a secret gate.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Return of the King, 1955)
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The wise speak only of what they know.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Two Towers, 1954)
5
The world is full enough of hurts and mischance without wars to multiply them.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Return of the King, 1955)
4
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954)
3
Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Two Towers, 1954)
2
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954)
1
Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.
J. R. R. Tolkien (The Two Towers, 1954)
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J. R. R. Tolkien Biography

Born: January 3, 1892
Died: September 2, 1973

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was an English writer, poet and professor. He is undoubtedly most famous for his highly succesful fantasy books, most notably "The Lord of the Rings"

Notable Works

The Hobbit (1937)
The Lord of the Rings:
   The Fellowship of the Ring
(1954)
   The Two Towers (1954)
   The Return of the King (1955)
The Adventures of Tom Bombadil (1962)
The Silmarillion (1977)

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