He may have lost the neighbours’ respect, but he gained – well, you will see whether he gained anything in the end.
I wish the ring had never come to me,
"I look on the characters of Bilbo and Thorin as the heart and soul of the story, really. If Bilbo is the heart then Thorin is the soul.” Peter Jackson.
i love how stoned they are. that or bilbo has had plenty of experience dangling from trees