"I wish life was not so short, he thought. languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."J. R. R. Tolkien on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."J. R. R. Tolkien on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."J. R. R. Tolkien on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."J. R. R. Tolkien on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."J. R. R. Tolkien on C. S. Lewis
"Do not meddle in the affairs of wizards, for they are subtle and quick to anger."
"Courage is found in unlikely places."
"Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens."
"If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world."