They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they never kept but one; they promised to take our land, and they took it.

I am poor and naked, but I am the chief of the nation.

We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

We do not want riches, we want peace and love.

Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent.

When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, "Ours."