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John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

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Biography - John Ronald Reuel Tolkien:

English writer, poet, philologist and academic.
Born: 1892 - Died: 1973
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: South Africa
South Africa

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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.
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien




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All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”
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It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish.”
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Courage is found in unlikely places.”
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The world is changing: I feel it in the water, I feel it in the earth, and I smell it in the air.”
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He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.”
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A star shines on the hour of our meeting.”
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