Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
To acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life.
Where does your security lie? Is God your refuge, your hiding place, your stronghold, your shepherd, your counselor, your friend, your redeemer, your saviour, your guide? If He is, you don't need to search any further for security.
When the world caves in Still my hope will cling To Your promise Where my courage ends Let my heart find strength In Your presence
Any refuge other than God is probably something that I should seek refuge from rather than seek refuge in.
Dear refuge of my weary soul, On thee, when sorrows rise, On thee, when waves of trouble roll, My fainting hope relies.
Her smile could persuade a dead lacerated heart
Your heavenly Father creates a place of refuge for you. A safe place to offer you relief. He can comfort you in times of trouble. God prepares a table for you. Not just any meal, but a beautiful banquet.
The library had become her solace. Her refuge.Books did not question or judge. They made safe companions.
Late into the night she reads, and the lamplight falls in a soft circle across her tented knees, across the warm blankets, across Luca's casting breath. In their new home, Lydia rereads Amor en los tiempos del colera, first in Spanish, then again in English. No one can take this from her. This book is hers alone.
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Movie directing is a perfect refuge for the mediocre.
College is a refuge from hasty judgment.
Philosophy: Impersonal anxiety; refuge among anemic ideas.
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.