It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
— Buddha

Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
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I am not an angel and do not pretend to be. That is not one of my roles. But I am not the devil either. I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged.
— Maria Callas

Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out.
— Arthur Schopenhauer

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
— angeles quotation by Michelangelo Buonarroti