Quotes with refuge
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
I see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer, the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in, the birth of the binary world where there is no option other than yes or no and where there is no refuge.
Agapë Agape: The Secret History of the Player Piano
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
April 7, 1775, Life of Samuel Johnson (1791) by James Boswell
Death, the only immortal who treats us all alike, whose pity and whose peace and whose refuge are for all -- the soiled and the pure, the rich and the poor, the loved and the unloved.
Mark Twain's Notebook (1935). Memorandum written on his deathbed.
The lie, as a virtue, a principle, is eternal; the lie, as a recreation, a solace, a refuge in time of need, the fourth Grace, the tenth Muse, man's best and surest friend is immortal.
"On the Decay of the Art of Lying"
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Phrases And Philosophies For The Use Of The Young, 1894