As I was told yesterday, "you don't look Cherokee" I wanted to reply, it's not about how I look, being Cherokee is about how and where I was raised, it's about my heritage and culture. But I didn't, I just smiled

As I was told yesterday, "you don't look Cherokee" I wanted to reply, it's not about how I look, being Cherokee is about how and where I was raised, it's about my heritage and culture. But I didn't, I just smiled

"It is your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you. Accept yourself and your actions. Own your thoughts. Speak up when wrong, and apologize. Know your path at all times. To do this you must know yourself inside and out, accept your gifts as well as your shortcomings, and grow each day with honesty, integrity, compassion, faith, and brotherhood... I have made myself what I am." —TECUMSEH, SHAWNEE: www.QuantumGrace.net ..*

"It is your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you. Accept yourself and your actions. Own your thoughts. Speak up when wrong, and apologize. Know your path at all times. To do this you must know yourself inside and out, accept your gifts as well as your shortcomings, and grow each day with honesty, integrity, compassion, faith, and brotherhood... I have made myself what I am." —TECUMSEH, SHAWNEE: www.QuantumGrace.net ..*

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