"If a man is not rising upwards to be an angel, depend upon it, he is sinking downwards to be a devil."
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge
"Make friends with the angels, who though invisible are always with you. Often invoke them, constantly praise them, and make good use of their help and assistance in all your temporal and spiritual affairs."
- St. Francis De Sales
"You don't have to be an angel, just be someone who can give."
- Patti LaBelle
"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
"Sometimes we are like an angel with one wing, and we necessarily need the other wing of a similar angel to keep flying."
- M. K. Soni
"Pay attention to your dreams - God's angels often speak directly to our hearts when we are asleep."
- Eileen Elias Freeman
"If you can't hear the angels, try quieting the static of worry."
- Terri Guillemets
"If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of ill, it is human love."
- Nathaniel Parker Willis
"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 Elliot