Varda

“With Manwë dwells Varda, Lady of the Stars … Too great is her beauty to be declared in the words of Men or Elves; for the light of Illuvatar lives still in her face. In light is her power and her joy … Of all the Great Ones who dwell…

Manwë

“…Manwë is dearest to Illuvatar and understands most clearly his purposes. He was appointed to be … the first of…

Melkor

“When therefore Earth was yet young and full of flame Melkor coveted it, and he said to the other Valar:…

The Flame Imperishable

“Therefore I say: Eä! Let these things Be! And I will send forth into the Void the Flame Imperishable, and…