Love this Tolkein artwork/quote - especially the shadows "cast" by the sunlight streaming in the hobbit hole! I used this quote at the end of a speech for literature class that was supposed to take place in 1943, when this quote (From The Fellowship of the Ring) wasn't published until the 50's . and the teacher never noticed.

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens - JRR Tolkien #quote

"Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place." -- Kurt Vonnegut



Little by little, one travels far.

This OMG I am such a nerd because basically my two of my favorite things combined *hyper ventilating fan girl squeals*

"even the smallest person can change the course of the future."

lord of the rings. xx


One of my favorite lord of the rings quotes

beautiful. a rare quote about miscarriage that I can relate to as an atheist. we are not all "mothers of angels"—some of us reject that fantasy in order to face reality.


Lord Of The Rings Mug!! This is the perfect mug it's totally me =)

J.R.R. Tolkien