J. R. R. Tolkien Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old J. R. R. Tolkien quotes, J. R. R. Tolkien sayings, and J. R. R. Tolkien proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Not all those who wander are lost. J. R. R. Tolkien
I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone. J. R. R. Tolkien
A new day will come and when the sun shines it will shine out the clearer. J. R. R. Tolkien
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. 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. J. R. R. Tolkien
Despair is only for those who see the end beyond all doubt. We do not. J. R. R. Tolkien
Handsome is as handsome does. J. R. R. Tolkien
False hopes are more dangerous than fears. J. R. R. Tolkien
It is no bad thing celebrating a simple life. J. R. R. Tolkien
Adventures make one late for supper. J. R. R. Tolkien
Out of the frying pan and into the fire. J. R. R. Tolkien
Even the smallest person can change the course of the future. J. R. R. Tolkien
What punishments of God are not gifts? J. R. R. Tolkien
Help means ruin and saving means slaying. J. R. R. Tolkien
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? J. R. R. Tolkien
There is some good in this world, and it's worth fighting for. J. R. R. Tolkien
Praise from the praise-worthy is beyond all rewards. J. R. R. Tolkien
Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate. J. R. R. Tolkien
You have been chosen, and you must therefore use such strength and heart and wits as you have. J. R. R. Tolkien
The stars are far brighter Than gems without measure, The moon is far whiter Than silver in treasure; The fire is more shining On hearth in the gloaming Than gold won by mining, So why go a-roaming? O! Tra-la-la-lally Come back to the Valley. J. R. R. Tolkien
May the wind under your wings bear you where the sun sails and the moon walks. J. R. R. Tolkien
Not all those who wander are lost. J. R. R. Tolkien
It is no bad thing celebrating a simple life. J. R. R. Tolkien
Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory. If a soldier is imprisoned by the enemy, don't we consider it his duty to escape? J. R. R. Tolkien
Oft hope is born when all is forlorn. J. R. R. Tolkien