59+ Best Lord of the Rings Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational Lord of the Rings quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

Famous Lord of the Rings Quotes

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

Evil will be drawn to you from outside the fellowship. And, I fear, from within you must trust yourself. Trust your own strengths. — Gandalf

If you ever start taking things too seriously, just remember that we are talking monkeys on an organic spaceship flying through the universe. — Anonymous

This day does not belong to one man but to all. Let us together rebuild this world that we may share in the days of peace. — Aragorn

A hunted man sometimes wearies of distrust and longs for friendship. — Aragorn

You may learn something, and whether what you see be fair or evil, that may be profitable, and yet it may not. Seeing is both good and perilous. — Galadriel

Memory is not what the heart desires. That is only a mirror. — Gimli

Even the smallest person can change the course of the future. — Queen Galadriel

Distraction is the main problem for us all what the Buddha called the monkey mind. We need to tame this monkey mind. — Tenzin Palmo

The mind is a monkey, hopping around from thought to thought, image to image. Rarely do more than a few seconds go by in which the mind can remain single-pointed, empty. — Dani Shapiro

Anyways, you need people of intelligence on this sort of… mission… quest… thing. — Pippin

You step into the Road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to.― J.R.R. Tolkien

Also read these striking Black Mirror quotes from the Netflix series.

Year by year, the monkey’s mask reveals the monkey. — Matsuo Basho

Despair is only for those who see the end beyond all doubt. We do not. — Gandalf

The Ring has awoken, it’s heard its master’s call. — Gandalf

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

Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars. — J. R. R. Tolkien

There is only one Lord of the Ring, only one who can bend it to his will. And he does not share power. — Gandalf

Yet such is oft the course of deeds that move the wheels of the world: small hands do them because they must, while the eyes of the great are elsewhere. — Elrond

The wise speak only of what they know. — Gandalf

May your beer be laid under an enchantment of surpassing excellence for seven years! — Gandalf

I’m glad to be with you, Samwise Gamgee…here at the end of all things. — Frodo

Don’t adventures ever have an end? I suppose not. Someone else always has to carry on the story. — Bilbo

You are the luckiest, the canniest, and the most reckless man I ever knew. Bless you, laddie. — Gimli

We’ve all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the entire works of Shakespeare. Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true. — Robert Wilensky

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

I confess freely to you I could never look long upon a monkey, without very mortifying reflections. — Sir William Congreve

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

Monkey, an arboreal animal which makes itself at home in genealogical trees. — Ambrose Bierce

It is not the strength of the body, but the strength of the spirit. — J.R.R. Tolkien

Not all those who wander are lost. — Bilbo

It is useless to meet revenge with revenge: it will heal nothing. — Frodo

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

Well, what can I tell you? Life in the wide world goes on much as it has this past Age, full of its own comings and goings, scarcely aware of the existence of Hobbits, for which I am very thankful. — Gandalf

Your time will come. You will face the same Evil, and you will defeat it. — Arwen

We swears, to serve the master of the Precious. We will swear on… on the Precious! — Gollum

The board is set, the pieces are moving. We come to it at last, the great battle of our time. — Gandalf

I will take the Ring, though I do not know the way. — Frodo

I can’t carry it for you, but I can carry you. — Sam

It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to. — J. R. R. Tolkien

But in the end it’s only a passing thing, this shadow; even darkness must pass. — Sam

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

All our hopes now lie with two little hobbits, somewhere in the wilderness. — Gandalf

You never monkey with the truth. — Ben Bradlee

Few other griefs amid the ill chances of this world have more bitterness and shame for a man’s heart than to behold the love of a lady so fair and brave that cannot be returned. — Aragorn

For behold! the storm comes, and now all friends should gather together, lest each singly be destroyed. — Gandalf

Who knows? Have patience. Go where you must go, and hope! — Gandalf

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

It is a strange fate that we should suffer so much fear and doubt over so small a thing… such a little thing. — Boromir

The Quest stands upon the edge of a knife. Stray but a little, and it will fail, to the ruin of all. Yet hope remains while the Company is true. — Galadriel

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

It’s the job that’s never started as takes longest to finish. — Sam Gamgee

Men are weak. The Blood of Numenor is all but spent, its pride and dignity forgotten. It is because of Men the Ring survives. — Elrond

For the time will soon come when Hobbits will shape the fortunes of all. — Galadriel

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

Deeds will not be less valiant because they are unpraised. — Aragorn

There is no curse in Elvish, Entish, or the tongues of Men for this treachery. — Treebeard

There’s some good in this world, Mr. Frodo… and it’s worth fighting for. — Sam

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.