Tolkien - Not much is told of Tom Bombadil in Fellowship of the Ring, but there is a collection of poems called 'The Adventures of Tom Bombadil' with more about him. This bit is part of the first poem.
Sador to Túrin, The Children of Húrin, The Childhood of Túrin (Silmarillion / Children of Hurin). Just discovered this book, just wrote this quote down, and I've never ever seen or heard of it and then someone just posted this.
For like a shaft, clear and cold, the thought pierced him that in the end the Shadow was only a small and passing thing: there was light and high beauty forever beyond its reach. Hope Beauty White Star J. Tolkien The Lord of the Rings
Elvish is one of the most beautiful languages I have ever heard. This is a recording if Tolkien reciting one of his poems in Elvish.<<This recording is amazing. I have not heard this much of the Elvish language spoken at once.