Angels Quotes

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Angels may be very excellent sort of folk in their own way, but we, poor mortals in our present state, would probably find them precious slow company.
Jerome K. Jerome
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the governing of himself. Can he, then, be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the forms of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question.
Thomas Jefferson, First Inaugural Address
Unlike those who pretend to be immaculate, fallen angels are usually more intriguing because their earthliness is heavenly.
Carl Polloi
We are not enemies but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic cords of memory shall swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of nature.
Abraham Lincoln

There are nine orders of angels, to wit, angels, archangels, virtues, powers, principalities, dominations, thrones, cherubim, and seraphim.
Pope Gregory The Great
We are like children, who stand in need of masters to enlighten us and direct us and God has provided for this, by appointing his angels to be our teachers and guides.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
Angels dancing on the head of a pin dissolve into nothingness at the bedside of a dying child.
Waiter Rant, Waiter Rant weblog, 06 - 21 - 05
Luciano de crescenzo - we are, each of us angels with only one wing; and...
How many angels are there One - who transforms our live - Is plenty.
Prove
Perhaps the angels who fear to tread where fools rush in used to be fools who rushed in.
Franklin P. Jones
Love came down at Christmas Love all lovely, love divine Love was born at Christmas, Stars and angels gave the sign.
Christina Georgina Rossetti
Gratitude is our most direct line to God and the angels. The more we seek gratitude, the more reason the angels will give us for gratitude and joy to exist in our lives.
Terry Lynn Taylo
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
Thomas Carlyle
It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
Buddha
We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius which to Angels look like torment and insanity. I collected some of their Proverbs.
William Blake
We are each of us angels with only one wing. And we can only fly by embracing each other.
Comte DeBussy - Rabutin
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.
George Eliot
Friendship is... the sort of love one can imagine between angels.
Clive Staples Lewis
Friends are angels that lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
Unknown
When one has tasted watermelon he knows what the angels eat.
Mark Twain
If men were angels, no government would be necessary.
James Madison
It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.
William Blake
Now cracks a noble heart. Good night sweet prince And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.
William Shakespeare
My kittens look at me like little angels, and always after doing something especially devilish.
Jamie Ann Hunt
The angels are so enamoured of the language that is spoken in heaven, that they will not distort their lips with the hissing and unmusical dialects of men, but speak their own, whether there be any who understand it or not.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.
George Eliot
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget - Me - Nots of the angels.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.
Luciano de Crescento
Somewhere between the Angels and the French lies the rest of humanity.
Mark Twain
Make yourself familiar with the angels, and behold them frequently in spirit for without being seen, they are present with you.
Saint Francis de Sales
Character is what God and the angels know of us; reputation is what men and women think of us.
Horace Mann
If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.
George MacDonald
I have always found that angels have the vanity to speak of themselves as the only wise.
William Blake, Marriage of Heaven and Hell
Angels can fly because they take themselves lightly.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
The guardian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.
Jean Paul Friedrich Richte
Since the dawn of time there have been those among us who have been willing to go to extraordinary lengths to gain access to that domain normally reserved for birds, angels, and madmen.
Steven B. Beach, Paraglider magazine, Vol. 1 No. 2
Think, In mounting higher, The angels would press on us, and aspire To drop some golden orb of perfect song Into our deep, dear silence.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning