Notable Quotes

May

May the stars carry your sadness away, may the flowers fill your heart with beauty, may hope forever wipe away your tears and, above all, may silence make you strong.

Hearts of Children

Grown men can learn from very little children for the hearts of the little children are pure. Therefore, the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss.

Birth and Death

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Humankind

Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.

Go Forward With Courage

When you are in doubt, be still, and wait; when doubt no longer exists for you, then go forward with courage. So long as mists envelop you, be still; be still until the sunlight pours through and dispels the mists—as it surely will. Then act with courage.

Shared Breath

All things share the same breath—the beast, the tree, the man, the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.

Temper, Temper

Lose your temper and you lose a friend; lie and you lose yourself.

Life

What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.

Prisoner

To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.

Money

Only when the last tree has died,? the last river been poisoned,? and the last fish been caught? will we realize we cannot eat money.

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