I have studied Tolkien for many yrs. but am always learning
I think that's probably true for the majority of us that love Tolkien, always learning! Anyway, welcome to PT Aldorian!
"I would have the Ring-bearer bring the crown to me, and let Mithrandir set it upon my head, if he will; for he has been the mover of all that has been accomplished, and this is his victory." Elessar