We BelieveAugust 31, 2011
We are taught to believe that the Great Spirit sees and hears everything, and that he never forgets: that hereafter he will give every man a spirit-home according to his deserts.... This I believe, and all my people believe the same.
My NeighborAugust 29, 2011
Oh Great spirit, grant that I may never find fault with my neighbor until I have walked the trail of life in his moccasins.
VisionAugust 26, 2011
A very great vision is needed, and the man who has it must follow it as the eagle seeks the deepest blue of the sky.
Walking the EarthAugust 24, 2011
Let us walk softly on the earth with all living beings great and small, remembering as we go that one God kind and wise created all.
Perception of BattleAugust 22, 2011
When a white army battles Indians and wins, it is called a great victory, but if they lose it is called a massacre.
Shared SpiritAugust 19, 2011
All things share the same breath—the beast, the tree, the man, the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.
Learning from ChildrenAugust 17, 2011
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.
Sage AdviceAugust 12, 2011
Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture your heart.
GrandfathersAugust 10, 2011
…Like the grasses showing tender faces to each other, thus should we do, for this was the wish of the Grandfathers of the World.
Great SpiritAugust 08, 2011
O Great Spirit, help me always to speak the truth quietly, to listen with an open mind when others speak and to remember the peace that may be found in silence.