All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost. —J.R.R. Tolkien

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All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost.

J.R.R. TOLKIEN

Writer, Poet, Philologist, University Professor

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Lisa Thompson from California  OCTOBER 17, 2018
Love. One of my favorite quotes. Thank you!

Brenda from Hamilton.Al. AUGUST 28, 2015
How true!


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