Amazing Quotes From J.R.R. Tolkien That Will Help You Become Master Of Your Life


125 years have passed since the birth of the famous English writer J.R.R. Tolkien, who left us a number of high-fantasy works such as the trilogy “Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit.” We can say that his words left a mark in every generation of readers. Tolkien has turned his thoughts in books describing the adventures and exploits of memorable literary characters.

His words conceal a universal truth. Although we are not characters from Tolkien’s books, we can let this superb writer with extraordinary imagination to guide us through our life journey. Read his powerful quotes and become masters of your life …

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“Not all those who wander are lost.”

“A man that flies from his fear may find that he has only taken a short cut to meet it.”

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

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.”

“Short cuts make long delays.”

“Deep roots are not reached by the frost.”

“It’s the job that’s never started as takes longest to finish.”

“Never laugh at live dragons”

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

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

“Courage is found in unlikely places”

“Never is too long a word even for me…”