"Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realize we cannot eat money." - Cree Proverb This would be good to show students how the Native Americans viewed the value of the land.
Oh how I despise daylight savings. When told the reason for daylight saving time, the Old Indian said, "Only the Government would believe that you could cut a foot off the top of a blanket, sew it to the bottom, and have a longer blanket.
When the blood in your veins returns to the sea, and the earth in your bones returns to the ground, perhaps then you will remember. - Native American The land does not belong to you. you belong to the land.
'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' - Chief Dan George American Indian.
Twenty years from now you will be more dissapointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails, explore dream.