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Middle-Earth Wisdom

Arandiel
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Feb 12 2013, 2:41am


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My Hobbit and I were listening to a news article about violence in video games on the way home from school today. His concluding remark on the subject really caught my attention.

He said, "Gandalf says true courage is not taking a life but knowing when to spare a life."

So my heart warmed a bit, and it got me wondering, so I'm asking my fellow TORnFolk:

What bits of wisdom from Middle Earth have you come across in your daily lives? How has Tolkien's world (in the books or through others' interpretations) influenced you?


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Subject User Time
Middle-Earth Wisdom Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 12 2013, 2:41am
    Table manners. Roheryn Send a private message to Roheryn Feb 12 2013, 3:55am
        Aren't our Hobbits the best? Brethil Send a private message to Brethil Feb 12 2013, 4:11am
        My Favorite Quote As Well IdrilofGondolin Send a private message to IdrilofGondolin Feb 12 2013, 4:35pm
        That's my very favorite line too <3 // Aunt Dora Baggins Send a private message to Aunt Dora Baggins Feb 12 2013, 10:20pm
        Beautiful quote Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 13 2013, 12:02am
    Bit of Wisdom The White Wizard Send a private message to The White Wizard Feb 12 2013, 12:12pm
        Yes... Ereinion Nénharma Send a private message to Ereinion Nénharma Feb 12 2013, 2:44pm
        Definitely! Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 13 2013, 12:09am
    An exchange between Aragorn and Legolas SirDennisC Send a private message to SirDennisC Feb 12 2013, 3:11pm
        A nice sentiment squire Send a private message to squire Feb 13 2013, 1:30am
            But maybe someone needed to? Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 13 2013, 2:53am
    If you are hoping Lindele Send a private message to Lindele Feb 12 2013, 9:17pm
        For sure!// Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 13 2013, 12:09am
    Tolkien has influenced me so much Ziggy Stardust Send a private message to Ziggy Stardust Feb 13 2013, 2:02am
    I made a list of 9 Arandiel, silneldor Send a private message to silneldor Feb 13 2013, 4:19am
        A beautiful list Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 13 2013, 5:15pm
    Seven inspirations for me CuriousG Send a private message to CuriousG Feb 13 2013, 8:19pm
    The wisdom of Tolkien's words... dreamflower Send a private message to dreamflower Feb 13 2013, 10:05pm
        Generosity to the undeserving CuriousG Send a private message to CuriousG Feb 14 2013, 2:10am
        #3: "From that point on, it became personal" Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 14 2013, 5:07am
    Not really a "daily" thing ryouko Send a private message to ryouko Feb 14 2013, 2:24am
        Not 'overused' Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Feb 14 2013, 5:11am
    What a wonderful little hobbit you have! Wow... grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Feb 14 2013, 6:09pm
        Love those, gramma. Roheryn Send a private message to Roheryn Feb 14 2013, 10:05pm
            I'm so fearful grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Feb 15 2013, 10:17am
        Oh! I used that qoute in a fanfic I wrote! // ryouko Send a private message to ryouko Feb 15 2013, 11:05pm

 
 
 

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