80 Angel Quotes to Inspire and Motivate You

Angels are often depicted as ethereal figures with wings and haloes, serve as messengers or representatives of God across various faiths.

They are typically envisioned as human-like beings with large, feathered wings.

A number of individuals ardently believe in the existence of these divine entities, with some asserting the presence of personal guardian angels assigned to watch over them specifically.


Known as symbols of guardianship, hope and goodwill, angels have been a source of inspiration for many.

This article explores the top quotes about angels, intended to motivate and uplift readers through their profound expressions about these celestial beings.

Top 10 Angel Quotes


Angels are bright still, though the brightest fell. ~ William Shakespeare.


Angels descending, bring from above, echoes of mercy, whispers of love. ~ Fanny J. Crosby.


Angels are forever because they are of a nature where they do not sin. ~ Barry Bowen.


Pay attention to your dreams – God’s angels often speak directly to our hearts when we are asleep. ~ Eileen Elias Freeman.


Angels mend our patchwork hearts with threads of love. ~ Terri Guillemets.


For truly we are all angels temporarily hiding as humans. ~ Brian Weiss.


He who has rejected his demons badgers us to death with his angels. ~ Henri Michaux.


Open your mind to listen and your eyes to see and let your Angels guide you to where you should be. ~ Mary Jac.


Sometimes the most productive thing you can do is rest and let your angels wrap you in their loving wings. They’ve got you covered. ~ Anna Taylor.


Fools rush in where angels fear to tread. ~ Alexander Pope.

Best Angel Quotes

Sometimes I need someone to turn the page for me – kind of like the angel did for Gideon. ~ Tina Samples.


The angels always and again appear as the executors of recompense. ~ Mother Alexandra.

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.

Every angel is terrifying. ~ Rainer Maria Rilke.

He who does not see the angels and devils in the beauty and malice of life will be far removed from knowledge, and his spirit will be empty of affection. ~ Kahlil Gibran.


Angels shine light into all areas of life… Helping you to see the light within all! ~ Melanie Beckler.

Believers, look up – take courage. The angels are nearer than you think. ~ Billy Graham.

It is impossible to see the angel unless you first have a notion of it. – James Hillman.

I began to develop my angel connection very, very, slowly. I wish I could tell you I welcomed it. In reality, I fought it tooth and nail. ~ Kathy Mursch.


Make friends with the angels, who though invisible, are always with you. ~ St. Francis de Sales.

Friends are angels that lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly. ~ Lorraine K Mitchell.

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Beautiful Angel Quotes


We all are men, in our own natures frail, and capable of our flesh; few are angels. ~ William Shakespeare.

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 Richter.

Could we forbear dispute, and practise love, We should agree as angels do above. ~ Edmund Waller.


So, yes, I believe in angels, absolutely, I do. ~ Della Reese.

When someone dies, an angel is there to meet them at the gates of Heaven to let them know that their life has just begun. ~ Unknown.

Be kind to strangers, because it’s the loving thing to do. Also, you never know – they could be angels. ~ Scott Curran.


‘Why does she have wings?’ ‘So she can fly.’ ~ Sarah Dessen.

I had so many freckles that my mother used to say that they were kisses from the angels. ~ Lara Flynn Boyle.

Angels have no interest in being worshipped themselves. They are totally absorbed with God… ~ Philip Graham Ryken.

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.


While we are sleeping, angels have conversations with our souls. ~ Unknown.

I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius; which to Angels look like torment and insanity. ~ William Blake.

Famous Angel Quotes


It is indeed a mistake to confuse children with angels. ~ Douglas Coupland.

Angels will not disintegrate with logic, but they are more likely to fly for those who believe. ~ Terri Guillemets.

Angels are heralds of eternity sent to help mankind break through when they cannot break out. ~ Graham Cook.

Be an Angel to someone else whenever you can, as a way of thanking God for the help your Angel has given You. ~ Eileen Elias Freeman.


Every visible thing in this world is put in the charge of an Angel. ~ Saint Augustine.

In the evening, I would tell my patients, sleep with the angels. In the morning, I would say to each as the French farmers still do, ‘Good morning to you and your companion’ – meaning, of course, their angel. ~ Eileen Elias Freeman.

The magnitude of life is overwhelming. Angels are here to help us take it peace by peace. ~ Terri Guillemets.


All God’s angels come to us disguised. ~ James Russell Lowell.

When we are touched by something it’s as if we’re being brushed by an angel’s wings. ~ Rita Dove.

Wise Angel Quotes

Angels are spirits, flames of fire; they are higher than man, they have wider connections. ~ Matthew Simpson.

Respect is more than politeness. Respect reminds us of the tender, loving reverence of a child, of a disciple, or of an angel. ~ Lawrence G. Lovasik.


Music is well said to be the speech of angels. ~ Thomas Carlyle.

Inviting angels into your life builds a stronger connection between you and God. ~ Maria G. Maas.

Even when muddy your wings sparkle bright wonders that heal broken worlds. ~ Aberjhani.


Angels can fly directly into the heart of the matter. ~ Unknown.

All of us have times in our lives when things may not be going so well, yet, we get through those times, and maybe, just maybe, you had 1000 angels helping you by just that 1%! ~ Catherine Pulsifer.

It is never a good idea to cause pain to angels. ~ Tade Thompson.


Angels are never too distant to hear you. ~ Unknown.

Misfortune is never mournful to the soul that accepts it… every cloud is an angel’s face. ~ Lydia M. Child.

Inspiring Angel Quotes

It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels. ~ Saint Augustine.


Angels are direct creations of God, each one a unique Master’s piece. ~ Eileen Elias Freeman.

Nobody’s perfect. We’re all just one step up from the beasts and one step down from the angels. ~ Jeannette Walls.

We are angels just like the rest of our brothers and sisters. ~ Jay Woodman.

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.


Love is a dangerous angel. ~ Francesca Lia Block.

For when God said, ‘Let there be light, and there was light,’ if we are justified in understanding in this light the creation of the angels, then certainly they were created partakers of the eternal light which is the unchangeable Wisdom of God, by which all things were made, and whom we call the only-begotten Son of God. ~ Saint Augustine.

‘God will reward you,’ he said. ‘You must be an angel since you care for flowers.’ ~ Victor Hugo.


If I got rid of my demons, I’d lose my angels. ~ Tennessee Williams.

Fiction is like wrestling with angels-you do not expect to win, but you do expect to come away from the experience changed. ~ Jane Yolen.

Great Angel Quotes

In scripture whenever angels appeared there was always one main thing that is mentioned: ‘to fear not’. ~ Shane Callahan.

To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic. ~ Alphonse de Lamartine.


Angels fly within the hearts of those that they save. ~ Anthony T. Hincks.

When you are in alignment, everything happens with the speed of Angels Wings. ~ Terrie Marie.

I could not have made it this far had there not been angels along the way. ~ Della Reese.


It’s too cold outside for angels to fly. ~ Ed Sheeran.

The angels rejoice over one sinner who repents than ten thousand who are righteous. ~ Lailah Gifty Akita.

Ask for help from your Angels, and trust that your team of guides and Angels will help you as you take each and every step on your path. ~ Melanie Beckler.


Sometimes an angel is found in the dark. ~ K. Webster.

Let us not be justices of the peace, but angels of peace. ~ Therese de Lisieux.

Poets are damned… but see with the eyes of angels. ~ Allen Ginsberg.


Everything I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. ~ Abraham Lincoln.

We all long for a guardian angel in our lives. The luckiest among us call that angel mother. ~ Richelle E. Goodrich.

So these were the 80 quotes about Angel.

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