The Hobbit has proved itself a true classic, attracting new fans decades after its publication. The recent films are a perfect example: The first two in the Hobbit franchise took in nearly $2 billion at the worldwide box office and have been nominated for a slew of awards, including four Academy Awards. The third film, to be released today, has received positive buzz from critics.
Filled with hobbits, wizards, and elves, it’s no secret that Middle-earth is an amazing place to get lost in. But perhaps what’s most incredible about Tolkien’s imaginary world is just how relatable it is. In honor of the movie release this week, we’ve rounded up the best quotes from The Hobbit. We may not be on a journey as grand as Bilbo Baggins’s, but these quotes from The Hobbit make us pause and think about our own lives.
Enjoy, Hobbit fans!
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