In every conceivable manner, the family is a link to our past, bridge to our future.
No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Dissent , rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots.barbara ehrenreich
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.Isaac Asimov
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tried stone, a precious corner stone, a sure foundation: hethat believeth shall not make haste.Judgment also will I lay to the line, and righteousness to the plummet: and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding place.Bible (Old Testament)
My dreams are a stupid refuge, like an umbrella against a thunderbolt.fernando pessoa
Surely, God could have caused birds to fly with their bones made of solid gold, with their veins full of quicksilver, with their flesh heavier than lead, and with their wings exceedingly small. He did not, and that ought to show something. It is only in order to shield your ignorance that you put the Lord at every turn to the refuge of a miracle.Galileo Galilei
DK: Have you ever been to a rave? M: Rave is the refuge for the mentally deficient. It's made by dull people for dull people.morrissey
Hard work is simply the refuge of people who have nothing whatever to do.oscar wilde
England is a great and powerful nation, foremost in human progress, enemy to despotism, the only safe refuge for the exile, friend of the oppressed. If ever England should be so circumstanced as to require the help of anyally, cursed be the Italian who would not step forward with me in her defence.Giuseppe Garibaldi
A prig always finds a last refuge in responsibility.jean cocteau
No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots.barbara ehrenreich
In argument about moral problems, relativism is the first refuge of the scoundrel.roger scruton
If I take refuge in ambiguity, I assure you that it’s quite conscious.brewster, kingman, jr.
The reservedness and distance that fathers keep, often deprive their sons of that refuge which would be of more advantage to them than an hundred rebukes or chidings.john locke
When the last days were upon me, and the ugly trifles of existence began to drive me to madness like the small drops of water torturers let fall ceaselessly upon one spot of their victim's body, I loved the irradiate refuge of sleep. In my dreams I found a little of the beauty I had vainly sought in life, and wandered through old gardens and enchanted woods.h. p. lovecraft
The great advantage of a hotel is that it's a refuge from home life.George Bernard Shaw
Simla is only four days march from Loodianah ( Ludhiana ), is easy of access, and proves a very agreeable refuge from the burning plains of Hindoostaun ( Hindustan ).
GEORGE WASHINGTON, with his right arm upraised, sits his iron horse at the lower corner of Union Square * * * Should the General raise his left hand as he has raised his right, it would point to a quarter of the city that forms a haven for the oppressed and suppressed of foreign lands. In the cause of national or personal freedom they have found refuge here, and the patriot who made it for them sits his steed, overlooking their district, while he listens through his left ear to vaudeville that caricatures the posterity of his protégés.
My dreams are a stupid refuge, like an umbrella against a thunderbolt.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Fascism , Nazism and Stalinism have in common that they offered the atomized individual a new refuge and security. These systems are the culmination of alienation.