It was when Lucifer first congratulated himself upon his angelic behavior that he became the tool of evil.
– Dag Hammarskjöld, 1905 – 1961
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 (Mary Ann Evans), 1819 – 1880
Make yourself familiar with the angels, and behold them frequently in spirit; for without being seen, they are present with you.
– Francis de Sales, 1567 – 1622
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, 1824 – 1905