Discover

Company
character

Gandalf Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes from Gandalf
  1. #1
    “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?”
    author
    Tolkien
    book
    The Hobbit
    character
    Gandalf
    concept
    Humor
  2. #2
    “It is not despair, for despair is only for those who see the end beyond all doubt. We do not.”
  3. #3
    “I was talking aloud to myself. A habit of the old: they choose the wisest person present to speak to.”
    author
    Tolkien
    book
    The Two Towers
    character
    Gandalf
    concept
    Humor
  4. #4
    “I will not say: do not weep; for not all tears are an evil.”
  5. #5
    “I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo. “So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”
  6. #6
    “May the wind under your wings bear you where the sun sails and the moon walks.”
    author
    Tolkien
    book
    The Hobbit
    character
    Gandalf
    concept
    Life
  7. #7
    “Deserves it! I daresay he does. Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement. For even the very wise cannot see all ends.”
Book Lists › vehicles
Books About Vehicles
Book Lists › female role models
Books About Female Role Models
Book Lists › empathy
Books that Teach Kids About Empathy
Join Our Kids Book Club
Learn More