Angels Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old angels quotes, angels sayings, and angels proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some people have entertained angels without knowing it.     

Hebrews 13:2

When angels visit us, we do not hear the rustle of wings, nor feel the feathery touch of the breast of a dove; but we know their presence by the love they create in our hearts.

Mary Baker Eddy

Are not all angels ministering spirits sent to serve those who will inherit salvation?

Hebrews 1:14

The reason angels can fly is because they take themselves lightly.

G.K. Chesterton

God not only sends special angels into our lives, but sometimes He even sends them back again if we forget to take notes the first time!

Eileen Elias Freeman

Make yourself familiar with the angels and behold them frequently in spirit; for without being seen, they are present with you.     

St. Francis de Sales

Angels are sent to bring us messages from God's heart.

Charles Hunter

The soul at its highest is found like God, but an angel gives a closer idea of him. That is all an angel is: an idea of God.

Meister Eckhart

Angels are all around us, all the time, in the very air we breathe.

Eileen Elias Freeman

Angels are inseparable friends, who bring strength and consolation to those who include them in their lives. In truth, Angels are our best friends.

Janice T. Connell

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.

John Of Damascus

Angels have no philosophy but love.     

Terri Guillemets

Angels encourage us by guiding us onto a path that will lead to happiness and hope.

Andy Lakey

Angels represent God's personal care for each one of us.     

Andrew M. Greeley

O passing angel, speed me with a song, a melody of heaven to reach my heart and rouse me to the race and make me strong.

Christina Georgina Rossetti

All God's angels come to us disguised.     

James Russell Lowell

Angels are messengers, but sometimes we misunderstand their language.

Linda Solegato

Angels shine from without because their spirits are lit from within by the light of God.

Eileen Elias Freeman

An angel can illuminate the thought and mind of man by strengthening the power of vision, and by bringing within his reach some truth which the angel himself contemplates.     

St Thomas Aquinas

The Lord will command his angels to take good care of you. They will lift you up in their hands. Then you won't trip over a stone.

The Bible

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 alone.

William Blake

Angels descending, bring from above, echoes of mercy, whispers of love.     

Fanny J. Crosby

Pride ruined the angels.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All God's angels come to us disguised.     

James Russell Lowell

The gaurdian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.     

Jean Paul Richter

Angels represent God's personal care for each one of us.     

Andrew Greeley

An angel is a spiritual creature created by God for the service of Christendom and the church.

Martin Luther King

The angels are the dispensers and administrators of the divine beneficence toward us; they regard our safety, undertake our defense, direct our ways, and exercise a constant solicitude that no evil befall us.     

John Calvin

Music is well said to be the speech of angels.

Thomas Carlyle

But if these beings guard you, they do so because they have been summoned by your prayers.

Saint Ambrose