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“That has been the task of my kindred, while the years have lengthened and the grass has grown.” - Aragorn about the Dúnedain, The Fellowship of the Ring, Book II, The Council of Elrond Who are the Dúnedain?

"I see in your eyes the same fear that would take the heart of me. A day may come when the courage of men fails, when we forsake our friends and break all bonds of fellowship, but it is not this day. An hour of wolves and shattered shields when the age of men comes crashing down! But it is not this day! This day we fight! For all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, men of the West!" CHARGE!

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10 J.R.R. Tolkien Quotes to Live By

One time in London I was in a pub and there was cricket on the TV and this quote was on the wall. It was one of the most British thins I've ever seen.