In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
When the Americans were trying to conquer the Navajos, they felt this need to capture Canyon de Chelly like it was the Navajo capital. It was a meeting place and a sanctuary of last refuge. To control Canyon de Chelly was to control the Navajo people.
Castles in the air – they are so easy to take refuge in. And so easy to build too.
Uncertainty is the refuge of hope.
Good taste is the first refuge of the non-creative. It is the last-ditch stand of the artist.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
I take refuge in my books.