„Angels and demons were identical--interchangeable archetypes--all a matter of polarity. The guardian angel who conquered your enemy in battle was perceived by your enemy as a demon destroyer.“

—  Dan Brown, kniha The Lost Symbol

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—  Tennessee Williams American playwright 1911 - 1983

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—  Jean Cocteau French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager and filmmaker 1889 - 1963

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—  Beverly Sills opera soprano 1929 - 2007

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