Quotes from The Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings

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

Oh, it’s quite simple. If you are a friend, you speak the password, and the doors will open.

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

A day may come when the courage of men fails… but it is not THIS day.

Home is now behind you, the world is ahead!

There is more in you of good than you know, child of the kindly West. Some courage and some wisdom, blended in measure. If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.

Now is the time for Bilbo to perform the service for which he was included in our company ; now is the time for him to earn his reward.

Surely you don’t disbelieve the prophecies just because you helped them come about. You don’t really suppose do you that all your adventures and escapes were managed by mere luck? Just for your sole benefit? You’re a very fine person, Mr. Baggins, and I’m quite fond of you. But you are really just a little fellow, in a wide world after all .

There is a lot more in Bilbo than you guess, and a deal more than he has any idea of himself .

All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.

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?