"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world."
J.R.R. Tolkien (1892 - 1973)
Source: J.R.R. Tolkien
Contributed by: Anathena
It's no bad thing to celebrate a simple Life.
Source: Lord of the Rings Bilbo Baggins
Contributed by: earthwomyn
"Tell me, who are you, alone, yourself and nameless?" (Tom Bombadil to Frodo Baggins)
Source: The Fellowship of the Ring
Contributed by: Elendil
It does not do to leave a dragon out of your calculations if you live near one
Contributed by: Jason
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.
Source: The Lord of the Rings (Lord of the Rings (Paperback))
Contributed by: Kimpossible
And he that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.
Source: Gandalf, Lord of the Rings
Contributed by: PlayaGirl
Adventures make one late for supper.
Source: Bilbo to Gandalf, The Hobbit
Contributed by: omgardener
This thing all things devours: Birds, beasts, trees, flowers: Gnaws iron, bites steel: Grinds hard stones to meal: Slays king, ruins town, And beats high mountains down! Time.
Source: A riddle from The Hobbit
Contributed by: Zaady
Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate.
What has roots as nobody sees, Is taller than trees Up, up it goes, And yet never grows? A mountain.
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