Re: THE HOBBIT (2012/2013): News, Rumors, Pics Till Release
Gandalf as depicted in the books sn't necessarily the most astute or competent person you could imagine.
IO9 has a transcript of the song featured in the trailer
and a poll regarding the best song from the live action / animated films.
"Two things have always been true about human beings. One, the world is always getting better. Two, the people living at that time think it`s getting worse."