John Tolkien

John Tolkien

was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion
I wish life was not so short, he thought. languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about. John Tolkien quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugeniya Shatskaya Smart women are next to smart men, and a stupid wife is a sure sign of a spouse's narrow-mindedness. [07/27/2020 05:07:39] More


Korney Chukovskiy The only thing that is firmly in my body is false teeth. [08/02/2020 09:08:39] More


Pavel Astahov If a rat is cornered, it will defend itself to the last. [07/24/2020 08:07:07] More


Igor Yuganov In order for the truth to be born in a dispute, it must first be conceived in thought. [07/30/2020 05:07:44] More


Bodo Schaefer You will never know what you are capable of if you are afraid [07/25/2020 07:07:39] More