The best Quotes by Gandalf

Gandalf the Grey from The Lord of the Rings series, was a wizard, sent to Middle-earth in the Third Age to combat the threat of Sauron. He joined Thorin and his company to reclaim the Lonely Mountain from Smaug, convoked the Fellowship of the Ring to destroy the One Ring, and led the Free Peoples in the final campaign of the War of the Ring.

The best Quotes by Gandalf

True courage is about knowing not when to take a life, but when to spare one.

War, CourageGandalf in Der Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey
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I found it is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay.

Small ThingsGandalf in Der Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey
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So do all who live to see such times; but that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
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I was talking aloud to myself. A habit of the old: they choose the wisest person present to speak to.

IntelligenceGandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers
 
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I will not say: do not weep; for not all tears are an evil.

Crying & TearsGandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
 
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A wizard is never late, Frodo Baggins. Nor is he early. He arrives precisely when he means to.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
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Some believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check, but that is not what I have found. It is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love. Why Bilbo Baggins? Perhaps because I am afraid, and he gives me courage.

Gandalf in Der Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey
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Hobbits really are amazing creatures. You can learn all there is to know about their ways in a month, and yet after a hundred years they can still surprise you.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
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And he that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
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Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement.

Life, DeathGandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
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Courage will now be your best defence against the storm that is at hand - that and such hope as I bring.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King
 
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For even the very wise cannot see all ends.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
 
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I am a servant of the Secret Fire, wielder of the flame of Anor. You cannot pass. The dark fire will not avail you, flame of Udûn. Go back to the Shadow! You cannot pass.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
 
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It is not despair, for despair is only for those who see the end beyond all doubt. We do not.

Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring
 
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