QuoteProverbs

Lord of the Rings

Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” are precious books to quote from. I have been looking especially for quotes on insects and axes.



“It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door. You step into the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to.”

Bilbo
The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


A hunted man sometimes wearies of distrust and longs for friendship.

Aragorn
The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


About her feet in wide vessels of green and brown earthenware, white water-lilies were floating, so that she seemed to be enthroned in the midst of a pool.

The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien
About Goldberry


All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost.

Bilbo
The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


Even the smallest person can change the course of the future.

Galadriel
The Lord of the Rings
Quote from the movie


From the ashes, a fire shall be woken. A light from the shadow shall spring. Renewed shall be blade that was broken. The crownless again shall be king.

The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


He had a blue coat and a long brown beard; his eyes were blue and bright, and his face was red as a ripe apple, but creased into a hundred wrinkles of laughter.

The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien
Description of Tom Bombadil


He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

Gandalf
The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


He told them tales of bees and flowers, the ways of trees, and the strange creatures of the Forest, about the evil things and good things, things friendly and things unfriendly, cruel things and kind things, and secrets hidden under brambles.

The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien
About Tom Bombadil


He told them tales of bees and flowers, the ways of trees, and the strange creatures of the Forest, about the evil things and the good things, things friendly and things unfriendly, cruel things and kind things, and secrets hidden under brambles.

The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien
About Tom Bombadil


I choose a mortal life.

Arwen
The Lord of the Rings
Quote from the movie


I do not fear death.

Aragorn
The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien
Quote from the movie


I thought up an ending for my book. “And he lives happily ever after, till the end of his days.”

Bilbo
The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien
Quote from the movie


I will be a healer, and love all things that grow and are not barren.

Eowyn
The Lord of the Rings – The return of the King
J.R.R. Tolkien


I will not say: do not weep; for not all tears are an evil.

Gandalf
The Lord of the Rings – The Return of the King
J.R.R. Tolkien


I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone.

Arwen
The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien
Quote from the movie


In his hands he carried on a large leaf as on a tray a small pile of white water-lilies.

The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien
About Tom Bombadil


Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement.

Gandalf
The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


Now Galadriel rose from the grass, and taking a cup from one of her maidens she filled it with white mead and gave it to Celeborn.

The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien


Sleep! I feel the need of it. Yet my axe is restless in my hand. Give me a row of orc-necks and room to swing and all weariness will fall from me!

Gimli
The Lord of the Rings – The Two Towers
J.R.R. Tolkien


The table is all laden with yellow cream, honeycomb, and white bread and butter. Goldberry is waiting.

Tom Bombadil
The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien


The trees and the grasses and all things growing or living in the land belong each to themselves.

Goldberry
The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien


There is only one Lord of the Ring, only one who can bend it to his will, and he does not share power.

Gandalf
The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien
Quote from the movie


Well, I am going back into the open air, to see what the wind and sky are doing.

Legolas
The Lord of the Rings – The Two Towers
J.R.R. Tolkien


Well, sir, if I could grow apples like that, I would call myself a gardener.

Sam
The Fellowship of the Ring
J. R. R. Tolkien