The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Quotes

12 of the best book quotes from The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  1. #1
    “I will not say: do not weep; for not all tears are an evil.”
  2. #2
    “And he took her in his arms and kissed her under the sunlit sky, and he cared not that they stood high upon the walls in the sight of many.”
  3. #3
    “Oft hope is born when all is forlorn.”
  4. #4
    “In this hour, I do not believe that any darkness will endure.”
  5. #5
    “It is useless to meet revenge with revenge; it will heal nothing.”
  6. #6
    “His grief he will not forget; but it will not darken his heart, it will teach him wisdom.”
  7. #7
    “And then her heart changed, or at least she understood it; and the winter passed, and the sun shone upon her.”
  8. #8
    “I am with you at present,” said Gandalf, “but soon I shall not be. I am not coming to the Shire. You must settle its affairs yourselves; that is what you have been trained for. Do you not yet understand? My time is over: it is no longer my task to set things to rights, nor to help folk to do so. And as for you, my dear friends, you will need no help. You are grown up now. Grown indeed very high; among the great you are, and I have no longer any fear at all for any of you.”
  1. #9
    “Deeds will not be less valiant because they are unpraised.”
  2. #10
    “Courage is found in unlikely places.”
  3. #11
    “It is not our part to master all the tides of the world, but to do what is in us for the succour of those years wherein we are set, uprooting the evil in the fields that we know, so that those who live after may have clean earth to till. What weather they shall have is not ours to rule.”
  4. #12
    To me it would not seem that a Steward who faithfully surrenders his charge is diminished in love or in honour.
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