“I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.”
Faramir via The Two Towers
This, this is why Faramir is my favourite.
Too right. This is my favorite quote from the books, as well, and one of the reasons Faramir is my favorite character.
"My dearest brother." Thorin loosed his daughter’s hand and laid it on Dwalin’s arm, "I will not last the night. You...