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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

Quote

It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish.
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
C'est le travail qu'on ne commence jamais qui est le plus long à terminer.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - Le Seigneur des anneaux

German
Die Arbeit, die nie begonnen wurde, dauert am längsten.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - Der Herr der Ringe




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See also...



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The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”
Confucius

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A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
Laozi

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There is no such thing as a long piece of work, except one that you dare not start.”
Charles Baudelaire




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Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”
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My work is a game, a very serious game.”
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Sowing is not so hard as reaping.”
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Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.”
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The fruits of labor are the sweetest of all pleasures.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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Love, work, and knowledge are the wellsprings of our lives, they should also govern it.”
Wilhelm Reich
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John Ronald Reuel Tolkien also said...


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All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
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Courage is found in unlikely places.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
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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.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
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He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
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A star shines on the hour of our meeting.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
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Never laugh at live dragons.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Hobbit
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