There are many good moccasin tracks along the trail of a straight arrow.
The frog does not drink up the pond in which he lives.
Poverty is a noose that strangles humility and breeds disrespect for God and man.
Man has responsiblity, not power.
Those who have one foot in the canoe, and one foot in the boat, are going to fall into the river.
God gives us each a song.
The way of the troublemaker is thorny.
They are not dead who live in the hearts they leave behind.
A man must make his own arrows.
Walk tall as the trees, live strong as the mountains, be gentle as the spring winds, keep the warmth of the summer sun in your heart, and the great spirit will always be with you.
Most of us do not look as handsome to others as we do to ourselves.
What the people believe is true.
It is less of a problem to be poor, than to be dishonest.
When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.
Take only what you need and leave the land as you found it.
Life is not separate from death. It only looks that way.
Beware of the man who does not talk, and the dog that does not bark.
Do not judge your neighbor until you walk two moons in his moccasins.
A good soldier is a poor scout.
Never sit while your seniors stand.
Treachery darkens the chain of friendship, but truth makes it brighter than ever.
All who have died are equal.
If a man is as wise as a serpent, he can afford to be as harmless as a dove.
Our pleasures are shallow, our sorrows are deep.
Old age is not as honorable as death, but most people want it.