J. R. R. Tolkien Quotes

Most popular J. R. R. Tolkien Quotes

Not all those who wander are lost.

Travel losing our way famous

Courage is found in unlikely places.
— J. R. R. Tolkien
I am told that I talk in shorthand and then smudge it.
— J. R. R. Tolkien


Even the smallest person can change the course of the future.
— J. R. R. Tolkien
A man that flies from his fear may find that he has only taken a short cut to meet it.


The greater part of the truth is always hidden, in regions out of the reach of cynicism.


Advice is a dangerous gift, even from the wise to the wise, and all courses may run ill.


There is a seed of courage hidden (often deeply, it is true) in the heart of the fattest and most timid hobbit, waiting for some final and desperate danger to make it grow.