quote by J. R. R. Tolkien

Then something Tookish woke up inside him, and he wished to go and see the great mountains, and hear the pine-trees and the waterfalls, and explore the caves, and wear a sword instead of a walking-stick.

— J. R. R. Tolkien

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Great hobbit quote Silence is a source of great strength.

Silence is a source of great strength.

May the wind under your wings bear you where the sun sails and the moon walks.

There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something.

You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.

Great hobbit quote Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.

Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.

Over hill and under hill

It is useless to meet revenge with revenge; it will heal nothing.

Do you wish me a good morning, or mean that it is a good morning whether I want it or not; or that you feel good this morning; or that it is a morning to be good on?

Great hobbit quote Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss peopl

Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.

It was a hobbit hole, and that means comfort

Far over misty mountains cold To dungeons deep and caverns old We must away, ere break of day, To find our long-forgotten gold.

I am looking for someone to share in an adventure that I am arranging, and it's very difficult to find anyone.

Great hobbit quote Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a less

Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.

There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something.

I am looking for someone to share in an adventure that I am arranging, and it's very difficult to find anyone.' I should think so — in these parts! We are plain quiet folk and have no use for adventures. Nasty disturbing uncomfortable things! Make you late for dinner!

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.

Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.

Great hobbit quote Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

I'm looking for someone to share in an adventure.

For even the very wise cannot see all ends.

In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.

Great hobbit quote To a great mind, nothing is little.

To a great mind, nothing is little.

Wow, Johnny. I send you out for reinforcements and you come back with an old man, a nerd and this little hobbit guy. Great job.

And here he was, a little halfling from the Shire, a simple hobbit of the quiet countryside, expected to find a way where the great ones could not go, or dared not go. It was an evil fate.

Now it is a strange thing, but things that are good to have and days that are good to spend are soon told about, and not much to listen to; while things that are uncomfortable, palpitating, and even gruesome, may make a good tale, and take a deal of telling anyway.

Great hobbit quote You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.

The costume the actors wear and if they're in stylized makeup and wigs in a live-action movie let's say, in a big costume drama, even though it does give them a sense of great ambience and environment and they kind of feel like they're in a great court, or if they feel like they're in the old west, or if they feel like they're being chased by hobbits or dinosaurs, it all comes down to the actors looking each other in the eye.

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