by Art Piccio . March 26th, 2015
March 25, 2015 marked the 13th Tolkien Reading day. Perhaps one reason for the enduring popularity of J.R.R. Tolkien’s work is just how much we relate to hobbits, who with their love of creature comforts seem far more familiar than the often abstract humans in the books.
Just because we relate to hobbits are a bit too much, we picked out some choice entrepreneurship quotes from The Hobbit for Tolkien Reading Day. See if any of these apply to you!
Regrets and comebacks:
Getting things over with:
Potential and self-esteem:
Taking the plunge:
Corporate social responsibility:
–Thorin II Oakenshield
Getting what you want:
How did we misquote the books? Does it matter? Comment below!
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Arthur Piccio manages YouTheEntrepreneur and has managed content for major players in the online printing industry. He was previously BizSugar's contributor of the week. His work has appeared multiple times on The New York Times' You're the Boss Small Business Blog. He enjoys guitar maintenance and reading up on history and psychology in his spare time.