lindahoyland (lindahoyland) wrote,
lindahoyland
lindahoyland

Tolkien Film Quote

“I know. It’s all wrong. By rights we shouldn’t even be here. But we are. It's like in the great stories, Mr. Frodo. The ones that really mattered. Full of darkness and danger they were. And sometimes you didn't want to know the end. Because how could the end be happy? How could the world go back to the way it was when so much bad had happened? But in the end, it’s only a passing thing, this shadow. Even darkness must pass. A new day will come. And when the sun shines it will shine out the clearer. Those were the stories that stayed with you. That meant something, even if you were too small to understand why. But I think, Mr. Frodo, I do understand. I know now. Folk in those stories had lots of chances of turning back, only they didn’t. They kept going, because they were holding on to something.”


― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers
Subscribe

  • Precious Jewels

    B2MeM Prompt and Path:“On silver necklaces they strung The flowering stars, On crowns they hung The dragon-fire, in twisted wire They meshed the…

  • Burning the Midnight Oil

    Author: Linda Hoyland Title: Burning the Midnight Oil Rating: G Theme: Wisdom Elements: No man can be a good ruler unless he has first been…

  • Change and Decay in all Around I See

    B2MeM Challenge:Song prompt: "Verdi prati" One of the themes in Tolkien's works is the fading of beauty. Write/draw/create another type of fanwork…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 28 comments

  • Precious Jewels

    B2MeM Prompt and Path:“On silver necklaces they strung The flowering stars, On crowns they hung The dragon-fire, in twisted wire They meshed the…

  • Burning the Midnight Oil

    Author: Linda Hoyland Title: Burning the Midnight Oil Rating: G Theme: Wisdom Elements: No man can be a good ruler unless he has first been…

  • Change and Decay in all Around I See

    B2MeM Challenge:Song prompt: "Verdi prati" One of the themes in Tolkien's works is the fading of beauty. Write/draw/create another type of fanwork…