Angels On Earth Quotes by William Blake, Courtney Love, Emanuel Swedenborg, John of Damascus, Robin Williams, Nathaniel Parker Willis and many others.
The Angel that presided o’er my birth Said, ‘Little creature, formed of joy and mirth, Go love without the help of any thing on earth’.
My daughter is an angel on earth, so when I see her it all goes away. I see her and – phew! – all that dark goes away pretty much.
It can in no sense be said that heaven is outside of any one; it is within … and a man, also, so far as he receives heaven, is a recipient, a heaven, and an angel.
Angels are intelligent reflections of light, that original light which has no beginning. They can illuminate. They do not need tongues or ears, for they can communicate without speech, in thought.
If I asked you about love, you’d probably quote me a sonnet. But you’ve never looked at a woman and been totally vulnerable. Known someone that could level you with her eyes, feeling like God put an angel on earth just for you. Who could rescue you from the depths of hell.
If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of ill, it is human love.
To me John Coltrane was like an angel on earth. He struck me that deeply.
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.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Every man contemplates an angel in his future self.
the better angels of our nature
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.
Yes, love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by Allah given to lift from earth our low desire.
Angels transcend every religion, every philosophy, every creed. In fact Angels have no religion as we know it… Their existence precedes every religious system that has ever existed on Earth.
The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battle-field, and patriot grave, to every living heart and hearth-stone, all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union, when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature. –as quoted in THE RIVER OF WINGED DREAMS
Angels are the dispensers and administrators of the divine beneficence toward us.
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.