THE LORD OF THE RINGS QUOTES

quotations from The Lord of the Rings

The world is changed. I feel it in the water. I feel it in the earth. I smell it in the air. Much that once was, is lost, for none now live who remember it.

GALADRIEL, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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End? No, the journey doesn't end here. Death is just another path ... One that we all must take. The grey rain-curtain of this world rolls back, and all turns to silver glass ... And then you see it ... White shores ... and beyond, a far green country under a swift sunrise.

GANDALF, The Return of the King

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A day may come when the courage of men fails, when we forsake our friends and break all bonds of fellowship, but it is not this day.

ARAGORN, The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

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Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

GIMLI, The Fellowship of the Ring

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

ARWEN, The Fellowship of the Ring

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Oft hope is born when all is forlorn.

LEGOLAS, The Return of the King

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War must be, while we defend our lives against a destroyer who would devour all; but I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.

FARAMIR, The Two Towers

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The world is full enough of hurts and mischances without wars to multiply them.

WARDEN, The Return of the King

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It's like in the great stories, Mr. Frodo. The ones that really mattered. Full of darkness and danger they were. And sometimes you didn't want to know the end ... because how could the end be happy? How could the world go back to the way it was when so much bad had happened? But in the end, it's only a passing thing ... this shadow. Even darkness must pass.

SAM, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

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Nobody tosses a dwarf.

GIMLI, The Fellowship of the Ring

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

GANDALF, The Fellowship of the Ring

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Let him not vow to walk in the dark, who has not seen the nightfall.

ELROND, The Fellowship of the Ring

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The treacherous are ever distrustful.

GANDALF, The Two Towers

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I can't carry it for you, but I can carry you.

SAM, The Return of the King

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Do not spoil the wonder with haste!

LEGOLAS, The Return of the King

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Certainty of death. Small chance of success. What are we waiting for?

GIMLI, The Return of the King

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We wants it, we needs it. Must have the precious. They stole it from us. Sneaky little hobbitses. Wicked, tricksy, false!

GOLLUM, The Two Towers

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I don't know half of you half as well as I should like, and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.

BILBO, The Fellowship of the Ring

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The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.

HALDIR, The Fellowship of the Ring

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It is not our part to master all the tides of the world, but to do what is in us for the succour of those years wherein we are set, uprooting the evil in the fields that we know, so that those who live after may have clean earth to till. What weather they shall have is not ours to rule.

GANDALF, The Return of the King

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