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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

He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.




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Quotes for: wisdom


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Quotes about wisdom:


Patience is the companion of wisdom.





The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.





Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.





Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.





The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.





Silence is often the truest wisdom.
Pindar  











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John Ronald Reuel Tolkien also said...


All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.





It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish.





Courage is found in unlikely places.





The world is changing: I feel it in the water, I feel it in the earth, and I smell it in the air.





A star shines on the hour of our meeting.





Never laugh at live dragons.












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