— It's a pity Bilbo didn't kill him when he had the chance.
— Pity? It was pity that stayed Bilbo's hand. Many that live deserve death. Some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them, Frodo? Do not be too eager to deal out death and judgement. Even the very wise cannot see all ends.
I don't know why he's so upset. It's only a couple of carrots and some cabbages. And then those empty bags of potatoes we left in last week, and then, the mushrooms, the week before! Yes, Pippin, my point is, he's clearly over reacting!
— I wish the ring had never come to me. I wish none of this had happened!
— So do all that come to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.
Today is my one hundred and eleventh birthday! Alas. Eleventy one years is far too short a time to live amongst such excellent, admirable hobbits. I don't like half of you half as well as I should like, and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.