Native American Wisdom Quotes (81 quotes)
Native American Wisdom Quotes
Native American culture is one of the most spiritually attuned group of people on the planet. Diverse and highly evolved, many of their tales contain gems of wisdom. Unfortunately, many people have yet to hear even a smidgen of what they have to offer. They are as true today as they were centuries ago. If anything they may be more relevant than ever before. But the more we fight off emotions, the more we suppress them. Acknowledging and allowing your emotions and thoughts to run their course is the best way to get rid of any of the bad.
The wisdom of the early tribes and indigenous groups are mirrored in our special collection of sixty Native American quotes and wise sayings. Having lived on this land before the coming of Christopher Columbus, their numbers are now dwindling. Help preserve their culture by getting to know these Native American quotes. I have seen that in any great undertaking it is not enough for a man to depend simply upon himself. Everything on the earth has a purpose, every disease an herb to cure it, and every person a mission.
Only the best Native American, American Indian quotes, wisdoms and sayings Hold on to what is good, Even if it's a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe, Even if it's a tree that stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do, Even if it's a long way from here. Hold on to your life, Even if it's easier to let go. Hold on to my hand, Even if someday I'll be gone away from you. Pueblo Prayer.
famous-native-american-sayings. We do not want riches. We want peace and love. – Red Cloud, Oglala Lakota Sioux. See Also: Peace Quotes.
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No one was quick with a question, no matter how important, and no one was pressed for an answer. A pause giving time for thought was the truly courteous way of beginning and conducting a conversation. Silence was meaningful with the Lakota, and his granting a space of silence to speech-maker and his own moment of silence before talking was done in the practice of true politeness and regard for the rule that, "thought comes before speech. The reason Wakantanka does not make two birds, or animals, or human beings exactly alike is because each is placed here by Wakantanka to be an independent individuality and to rely upon itself. Log in Sign up. Grandfather, Great Spirit, fill us with light. Teach us to walk the soft earth as relatives to all that live.