"I've found it is the small things, every act of normal folk that keeps the darkness of at bay — simple acts of kindness and love. Why Bilbo Baggins? Perhaps it is because I am afraid, and he gives me courage."
But seriously though, do you realise that that is the most fucking beautiful thing you could say to a person? He’s basically telling Merlin he is perfect just the way he is and he wouldn’t want him any other way. He doesn’t care if he’s clumsy or annoying or anything else, because he loves those parts of him too. And that is fucking beautiful