Notable Quotes

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I got in a fight with my girlfriend," I said. "I was just driving around, blowing off steam, you know?"

Well, you should be more careful where you drive," the officer said. "You're making people nervous. You don't fit the profile of the neighborhood."

I wanted to tell him that I didn't fit the profile of the country but I knew it would just get me into trouble.”

― Sherman Alexie

Peace of Mind

Peace of mind is the meaning of life. — Talisa Santiago

For Us

For us, the world was full of beauty; for the other, it was a place to be endured until he went to another world. — Chief Luther Standing Bear

Grown Men

Grown men may learn from very little children, for the hearts of little children are pure and therefore the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss. — Black Elk

Everything Necessary

You already possess everything necessary to become great. — Native American Proverb

Memories and Footprints

Take only memories, leave only footprints. — Chief Seattle

Give Thanks

Give thanks for unknown blessings already on their way. — Native American saying

Certain Things

Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture your heart. —Old indian saying

Civilization

I do not think the measure of a civilization  is how tall its buildings of concrete are, but rather how well its people have learned to relate to their environment and fellow man. — Sun Bear of the Chippewa Tribe

When You Know

When you know who you are; when your mission is clear and you burn with the inner fire of unbreakable will; no cold can touch your heart; no deluge can dampen your purpose. You know that you are alive. — Chief Seattle

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